Course Title : Lecture on Environmental Management Leader

Code 10X321
Course Year Master and Doctor Course
Term 1st term
Class day & Period Thu 5th
Location C1-171
Credits 2
Restriction
Lecture Form(s) Relay Lecture
Language English
Instructor TANAKA Hiroaki,SHIMIZU Yoshihisa,FUJII Shigeo,

Course Description

In this class, we’ll give lectures on theory of risk analysis, risk identification, risk assessment, risk evaluation, and risk reduction and avoidance in the field of urban human security including human health risk and ecological risk. The main purpose of this lecture is to provide students basic viewpoint and knowledge required for environmental leaders who can practically solve environmental issues occurring in developing countries, showing several international environmental projects as practical case works.

Grading

Participation, Oral and Poster Presentation, and Report

Course Goals

The main purpose of this lecture is to provide students with the basic viewpoint and knowledge required for environmental leaders able to practically solve environmental issues occurring in developing countries, focusing on several international environmental projects as practical case works.

Course Topics

Theme Class number of times Description
Introduction 1 In this introductory lecture, the current situation and problems of the environment in Asian developing countries are explained, and basic ideas for their improvement measures are given together with fundamental terminologies.
Energy and Environment 1
View point and commitment to rural environmental issues 1
Disaster Risk Management and Grass-roots International Cooperation 1
Environmental Risk Assessment and Risk Communication 1
Water, Sanitation and Solid Waste Management for Developing Countries 1
Presentations and Discussions 2
Japan's Lessens on Economy & Development 1
Solid Waste Management 1
Ensuring Sustainability in Water Supply and Sewerage Sector 1
Water Supply and Human Security 1
Impending Issues in Lake Biwa-Yodo River Water Management and the Basin Governance 1
Environment & Sanitary Engineering Research International Session 1
Poster Presentation in Environment & Sanitary Engineering Research Symposium 1

Textbook

Textbook(supplemental)

Prerequisite(s)

Independent Study Outside of Class

Web Sites

Additional Information

To be announced at class about poster presentation in Environment & Sanitary Engineering Research Symposium.