Syllabus academic year 2007/2008

Higher education credits: 6. Grading scale: TH. Level: G2 (First level). Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish. FMIF01 overlap following cours/es: FMI065 och FMI065. Optional for: I3, Pi3. Course coordinator: Eva Leire, och Per Svenningsson,, Miljö- och energisystem. Recommended prerequisits: Minimum 90 credits within the program. Assessment: A written examination in two parts: one with, and one without course material/literature. A project written in groups of 4-5 students. Active participation in discussion seminars. Home page:

Many students from the programme will reach positions as directors or as projects leaders in large companies, with activities or production on/for an international market. These positions entail a personal responsibility for, e.g., environmental issues. Under these circumstances, a pro-active perspective, the ability to consider different aspects in advance, is are extremely important. The environmental and resource issues are such aspects, both short- and long-term.

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Skills and abilities
For a passing grade the student must

Judgement and approach
For a passing grade the student must


Mulder, K (red): Sustainable Development for Engineers. A handbook and Resource Guide. Greenleaf publishing 2006. ISBN-10: 1-874719-19-5, ISBN-13: 978-974719-19-9.
Additional literature.