Copenhagen School of Design and Technology

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Sustainable Packaging

2022/2023
Danish title
Miljørigtig emballage
Study programme
Product Development and Integrative Technology
Type of education
Full time education
Level of education
Bachelor (top-up)
Semester
6. semester
Duration of the subject/module
3 Weeks
Ects
5
Programme elements
Elective
Language
Danish
Start time
Spring
Location
Lygten 16, København NV
Subject number
9989612
Responsible for the subject(s)/modul(es)
Peter Sommer
  • Purpose and learning objectives
    Knowledge

    The student has acquired:
    An understanding of the practice, philosophy, theory and methodology of packaging applied in an industrial context and is able to reflect on sustainability and ethical issues.
    A development-based knowledge of essential practical tools for measuring impact of all levels of packaging in organisations, society and globally.
    A basic practical and theoretical understanding of packaging and its role in the global supply chains

    Skills

    The student is able to:
    Assess practice oriented and theoretical issues relating to packaging and sustainability in both a local and a global context
    Define and use a relevant system boundry for academic and practice oriented development of packaging

    Competences

    The student is able to:
    Handle innovative methods for solutions to complex packaging challenges especially set in a sustainable context and within the framework of a professional code of ethics.
    Identify their own learning requirements and develop their own knowledge, skills and
    competencies in relation to sustainable packaging

  • Type of instruction
    in class lectures and guidance at drawing boards and lots of pin ups
  • Exam

    The learning outcomes of the exam are identical with the learning outcomes of the subject(s)/modul(es)

    Exam in one or more subjects
    Subject/module is tested standalone
    Type of exam
    Combined written and oral examination
    Individual exam or group exam
    Individual
    Exam languages
    Danish (Norwegian/Swedish)
    Type of evaluation
    7-point grading scale
    Examiners
    Internal censure
48
hours of teaching
89
hours of preparation
The figure shows the extent of workload related to the subject divided into different study activities.

In the subject Sustainable Packaging you will receive 48 hours of instruction, which corresponds to 64 lessons (1 lesson = 45 min.) and 35% of your total workload for the subject.

The teaching primarily consists of the following activities: classroom teaching.
The preparation primarily consists of the following activities: reading the curriculum, exercises, portfolio exercises.

Read about KEAs Study Activity Model

*KEA can deviate from the number of hours if this is justified by special circumstances