JULY 2021

Sustainable Development and Circular Economy

More information

    International School – Sustainable Development and Circular Economy

    GENERAL INFORMATION

    Modality:
    Attendance

    Date:
    August 2021

    Classes:
    Intensive 2-week course, from 9.30 a.m to 16.30 p.m

    Location:
    Universidad de Santiago de Chile, Estación Central

    Language:
    80% of lectures in English, 20% of lectures in Spanish

    DOWNLOAD OUR BROCHURE!

    ABOUT THE PROGRAM

    The course allows to develop a critical thinking based on case studies regarding the challenges Latin America faces towards Sustainable Development. The student will be able to identify technical, social, political and cultural aspects involved in Sustainable Development policies and practices on a local and international level, while communicating in English and Spanish.

    STUDENT PROFILE

    Undergraduate or recent graduate students who have completed at least 2 years of scientifically and technologically based engineering studies and who have an intermediate English level.

    LEARNING MODULES

    null

    Solid waste treatment: sustainable approaches for environmental protection.

    16 in-class hours / 10 hours of autonomous work
    Module 1

    null

    Technical-economic alternatives for energy transition in Latin America

    10 in-class hours / 8 hours of autonomous work
    Module 2

    null

    Sustainable Development and Circular Economy

    16 in-class hours / 10 hours of autonomous work
    Module 3

    null

    Interculturalism and Sustainable Development in Latin America

    16 in-class hours / 4 hours of autonomous work
    Module 4

    FACULTY MEMBERS

    Dr. Héctor Chávez Oróstica

    Department of Electrical Engineering, USACH

    Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Texas at Austin, EEUU

    Dr. René Garrido Lazo

    Department of Geographical Engineering, USACH

    Ph.D. in Philosophy – Engineering, Villanova University, EEUU

    Mag. María Luisa Saavedra

    Department of Chemical Engineering, USACH

    Master in Logistics Management, IDE CESEM, Spain

    Dr. César Huiliñir

    Department of Chemical Engineering, USACH

    Ph.D. in Engineering Sciences, Chemical Engineering, University of Concepción, Chile

    Dr. Luis Díaz

    Department of Chemical Engineering, USACH

    Ph.D. in Environmental Engineering, University of Tennessee-Knoxville, EEUU

    Dra. María Teresa Santander

    Department of Industrial Engineering, USACH

    Ph.D. in Philosofy of Science, University of Valencia, Spain

    Dra. (c) Karin Baeza

    Dirección de Género, Diversidad y Equidad
    Universidad de Santiago de Chile

    Dra. Claudia Ortiz Calderón

    Facultad de Química y Biología-USACH

    Bioquímica. Doctora en Ciencias Biológicas, Universidad de Chile

    Sustainable Development and Circular Economy

    Menu