Circular Economy for Materials Processing, Short Course | Part time online | KTH Royal Institute of Technology | Sweden
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Circular Economy for Materials Processing

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The Circular Economy for Materials Processing course offered by KTH Royal Institute of Technology will explain the different principles of circular economy and apply them to different materials.

Overview

What you will learn

After passing the Circular Economy for Materials Processing course offered by KTH Royal Institute of Technology, the student should be able to:

  • Explain the different principles of circular economy and apply them to different materials.
  • Explain how properties of different processes and different materials contribute to a circular economy. For higher grades it is necessary to demonstrate the ability to question and analyze the constraints and challenges in the connection between different processes, materials and circular economics.
  • Holistically analyze how changes in processes and / or materials composition affect sustainability goals and the conditions for a circular economy. A holistic perspective includes technical, organizational as well as society's perspective. For higher grades, the student is required to adapt the holistic analysis to the context of the problem.
  • Demonstrate the ability to independently solve problems, as well as the ability to present the solution orally and in writing.

Programme Structure

The program focuses on 6 different themes:
  • Sustainable business and conditions for a circular economy
  • Materials and available resources (metals, ceramics, minerals, polymers and organic materials)
  • Natural raw materials
  • Exploration and environmental impact (metals and minerals)
  • Mining and environmental impact (metals and minerals)
  • Processing and recycling of materials (all materials)
  • Design, manufacture and use in a circular economy (all materials)
  • Recycling and reuse (polymers, ceramics, organic materials and metals)

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 2 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
90

Credits

7 ECTS

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
90

Other requirements

General requirements

  • At least 150 credits in technology.

Tuition Fee

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