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wir360 - Environmental and Sustainability Policies (Complete module description)
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Module label Environmental and Sustainability Policies
Module code wir360
Credit points 6.0 KP
Workload 180 h
Institute directory Department of Business Administration, Economics and Law (Economics)
Applicability of the module
  • Bachelor's Programme Business Informatics (Bachelor) > Akzentsetzungsbereich Wirtschaftswissenschaften
  • Bachelor's Programme Economics and Business Administration (Bachelor) > Studienrichtung Ökologie und Nachhaltigkeit
  • Bachelor's Programme Sustainability Economics (Bachelor) > Vertiefungsmodule
  • Master's Programme Computing Science (Master) > Nicht Informatik
Responsible persons
Lehrenden, Die im Modul (Authorized examiners)
Bitzer, Jürgen (Module responsibility)
Siebenhüner, Bernd (Module responsibility)
Siebenhüner, Bernd (Module counselling)
Prerequisites
none
Skills to be acquired in this module
students:
• have basic information about national and European environmental and sustainability governance
• describe the history of national and European environmental and sustainability governance
• reflect upon central principles, instruments, players and strategies in environmental and sustainability governance
Module contents
Development directions of German and European environmental and sustainability governance;
Analysis of selected topics like energy, agriculture, chemical industry etc.;
Principles of environmental and sustainability governance;
Instruments of environmental and sustainability governance compared on international level;
New mechanisms in governance;
Relevant actors of environmental and sustainability governance (administration, industry, media, science, NGOs etc.);
International environmental and sustainability governance
Reader's advisory
Aden, Hartmut (2012): Umweltpolitik, Wiesbaden: VS-Verlag
Jänicke, M. (1997): National Environmental Policies. Heidelberg: Springer
Jänicke, M. et al. (1999): Lern- und Arbeitsbuch Umweltpolitik. Bonn: Dietz
Jordan, A. (Hrsg.) (2004): Environmental Policy in the European Union: Actors, Institutions and Processes. London: Earthscan.
Kraft, Michael E. (2011): Environmental policy and politics. 5th ed. Upper Saddle River: Pearson Education
Links
Language of instruction German
Duration (semesters) 1 Semester
Module frequency yearly
Module capacity unlimited
Modullevel / module level SPM (Schwerpunktmodul / Main emphasis)
Modulart / typ of module je nach Studiengang Pflicht oder Wahlpflicht
Lehr-/Lernform / Teaching/Learning method
Vorkenntnisse / Previous knowledge
Course type Comment SWS Frequency Workload of compulsory attendance
Lecture
2 28
Seminar
2 28
Total time of attendance for the module 56 h
Examination Time of examination Type of examination
Final exam of module
presentation