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MPhil in Engineering for Sustainable Development

global challenges, engineering solutions
Read more at: Bonita Costigane 2010-11

Bonita Costigane 2010-11

Bonita Costigane, Darwin, 2010-2011

Read more at: Jacqueline (Jackie) Stenson, 2010 -2011

Jacqueline (Jackie) Stenson, 2010 -2011

Jacqueline (Jackie) Stenson, Jesus College, 2010

Read more at: Souvik Ghosh 2010 - 11

Souvik Ghosh 2010 - 11

Souvik Ghosh, Wolfson College, 2010 - 11

Course Overview


The need to engage in better problem definition through careful dialogue with all stakeholder groups and a proper recognition of context.


An ability to work with specialists from other disciplines and professional groups acknowledging that technical innovation and business skills also must be understood, nurtured and combined as precursors to the successful implementation of sustainable solutions.


An understanding of mechanisms for managing change in organisations so future engineers are equipped to play a leadership role.


An awareness of a range of assessment frameworks, sustainability metrics and methodologies such as Life Cycle Analysis, Systems Dynamics, Multi-Criteria Decision making and Impact Assessment.