Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2024Year School/Graduate School Graduate School of Advanced Science and Engineering (Master's Course) Division of Advanced Science and Engineering Civil and Environmental Engineering Program
Lecture Code WSM21401 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name Advanced Environmental Systems Engineering
Subject Name
アドバンスド エンバイロメンタル システムズ エンジニアリング
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Advanced Environmental Systems Engineering
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Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 1st-Year,  Second Semester,  4Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (4T) Tues5-6,Fri5-6
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
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Lecture, Group work, Presentation 
Credits 2.0 Class Hours/Week   Language of Instruction E : English
Course Level 5 : Graduate Basic
Course Area(Area) 25 : Science and Technology
Course Area(Discipline) 13 : Civil Engineering
Eligible Students First year graduate student
Keywords Environmental System Analysis 
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Class Status
within Educational
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Criterion referenced
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Class Objectives
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This class aims to develop the discussion skills in Englisk and to learn an environmental system analysis, though lecture, group work, and presentation by students. 
Class Schedule lesson1 Introduction
lesson2 Global and Local Environmental Problems
lesson3 Industrial Ecology
lesson4 Life Cycle Assessment
lesson5 Material Flow Analysis
lesson6 Environmental Emission Analysis
lesson7 Resource System Analysis
lesson8 Safety Assessment
lesson9 Environmental Risk Assessment
lesson10 Environmental Economics
lesson11 Group Work for Global and Local Environmental Problems
lesson12 Group work for Industrial Ecology
lesson13 Group work for Environmental System Analysis
lesson14 Group work for Environmental System Analysis
lesson15 Group work for Environmental System Analysis

For checking student's understanding, some report will be conducted.  
Ayres, Robert U; Ayres, Leslie W, eds. (2002), A Handbook of Industrial Ecology, Cheltenham, UK & Northampton, Massachusetts: Edward Elgar Publishing, ISBN 1-84064-506-7 
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Preparation and
Before next class, students need to review the materials hand outed in previous class.   
Grading Method Group works, presentation, and reports are converted as 100 points.  Over 60 points is required as a minimum score.  
Practical Experience  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it  
Please fill in the class improvement questionnaire which is carried out on all classes.
Instructors will reflect on your feedback and utilize the information for improving their teaching. 
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