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MPhil in Engineering for Sustainable Development

global challenges, engineering solutions
 
Read more at: Tatiana Viecco

Tatiana Viecco

VACCINE DELIVERY: DISTRIBUTION MODELS IN THE AFRICAN REGION


Read more at: Thomas McGonagle

Thomas McGonagle

The democratisation of energy: A study into the decentralisation of power generation and potential


Read more at: Ralf Berhard

Ralf Berhard

A systemic assessment of Solar PV in Brazil: Obstacles and Opportunities.


Read more at: Mike Kang

Mike Kang

Strategic Sensemaking of Organizations' Climate Change Mitigation Efforts


Read more at: Thomas Ratsakatika

Thomas Ratsakatika

ALLEVIATING GLOBAL POVERTY THROUGH SUSTAINABLE SOCIAL ENTERPRISE: AN ECUADORIAN CASE STUDY


Read more at: Ji-Young Park

Ji-Young Park

Assessment of Four Major Rivers Project in South Korea: Implications towards Sustainability


Read more at: Mariam Malik

Mariam Malik

Disaster Management in Pakistan Earthquake Risk Reduction in Karachi


Read more at: Faran Mahmood

Faran Mahmood

Behavioural implications of policy instruments on triple bottom line business sustainability in an innovation-driven economy


Read more at: Kyle Maggard

Kyle Maggard

Green Infrastructure for Sustainable Urban Stormwater Management


Read more at: Maria Kotsareli

Maria Kotsareli

Retrofit technologies and strategies to improve the energy performance of buildings in Greece


 

Course Overview

Context

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

Perspectives

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.

Change

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

Tools

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.