ENVIRONMENTAL PERFORMANCE OF FIRMS
|Academic year||2020/2021 Syllabus of previous years|
|Official course title||IMPRESA E GESTIONE AMBIENTALE|
|Course code||CM0231 (AF:336700 AR:177506)|
|Modality||On campus classes|
|ECTS credits||6 out of 12 of ASSESSMENT AND MANAGEMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY + ENVIRONMENTAL PERFORMANCE OF FIRMS|
|Degree level||Master's Degree Programme (DM270)|
|Educational sector code||SECS-P/01|
|Spazio Moodle||Link allo spazio del corso|
With reference to the specific training objectives of the Master in Environmental Sciences, the course contributes to: 1) providing knowledge and advanced skills related to the analysis of green and environmentally friendly products and industrial processes; 2) provide in-depth knowledge aimed at the application and development of methodologies for the assessment and management of environmental sustainability; 3) to train graduates able to operate in specific professional fields also in different scales of investigation and intervention for the resolution of environmental problems both locally and globally, developing the ability to evaluate and apply the best environmental solutions and / or tools applicable for companies both for the purpose of environmental protection and as instruments of competitiveness for the market; 4) to achieve concepts and technical skills needed by the firms to act in the environmental context according to duties and opportunities.
The student will acquire knowledge and understanding on the tools for improving the environmental performance of companies.
Ability to apply knowledge and understanding
The student must have acquired the skills necessary to implement environmental sustainability in the assessment and management of environmental resources, industrial products and technologies.
Autonomy of judgment
Students must have acquired independent judgment on the environmental problems related to business activities, be able to assess the quality of the environmental data associated with them, know how to identify the most suitable environmental tools to support a sustainable business management both with the purpose of protecting the environment and as tools of competitiveness for the market.
The student must have developed communication skills using the basic linguistic terminology in all the processes of application and communication of the acquired knowledge. Therefore, the ability to communicate verbally and in writing to the public with language properties both in Italian and in English, also using multimedia tools.
The student must have developed the ability to formulate and argue simple hypotheses, also developing a critical approach to the evaluation of alternative hypotheses. Knowing how to interact with peers and with the tutor, in a critical and respectful way. Being able to consult critically the reference texts and the bibliography contained in them. Know how to use dedicated tools.
Slides sent by the teacher and lecture notes
M. BAGLIANI e E. DAMSERO, Politiche per l'ambiente: dalla natura al territorio, 2011. Torino, UTET.
Evaluation of ppt presentations concerning issues discussed during the lectures and provided by students during the course will also be considered (20 % of final score).
Active participation to lectures is positively evaluated (10% of final score).
For students not attending the course the examination procedures will be agreed with the teacher.
Working groups and presentations concerning issues discussed during the lectures, provided by students.
This subject deals with topics related to the macro-area "Circular economy, innovation, work" and contributes to the achievement of one or more goals of U. N. Agenda for Sustainable Development