The fourth Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) of the series “Sanitation, Water and Solid Waste for Development” by Eawag is starting on May 1, 2017 and will be conducted for a week on coursera.org. This course gives an overview of what faecal sludge is about, an introduction to the engineering fundamentals and required information for the design as well as a selection of technologies.
Further Description / Program
This course is conducted in a complete week to understand the conditions and technology, that are needed to be considered for designing sustainable solutions. It concludes with a focus on current research and innovations in technologies, to provide an understanding of the most up-to-date options.
This course is an introduction – the only requirements are an Internet connection and an interest in the topic. A general background in environmental or civil engineering, urban planning or geography would help to fully benefit from this course.
The online course is created by: École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne
Taught by: Dr. Linda Strande
The course has Spanish, French and English subtitles.
This course is one of four in the series “Sanitation, Water and Solid Waste for Development".
For registration and further details please follow the link below.
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