The course aims to provide a basic knowledge about the circular economy concepts and the related production and consumption models; it also analyses the techniques oriented to the implementation of the aforementioned models also in the view of the Industry 4.0 objectives.
Knowledge and ability to understand
- Describe the characteristics of the traditional production paradigm and the circular paradigm
- Explain the current circular patterns of production and consumption and their future evolution
Autonomy of judgment
- Evaluate the technical, economic and environmental efficiency of circular production and consumption models
- Multi-disciplinary and interdisciplinary communication skills about eco-compatible development.