Rapid population growth and uncontrolled industrial development are
seriously degrading the urban and semi-urban environment in many parts of
the world, placing enormous strain on natural resources and undermining
efficient and sustainable development. Today, the need is to raise
awareness on the use of appropriate technologies for efficient management
of solid waste. Against this backdrop, the course will discuss the basic
concepts of solid waste and their classifications based on sources and
types followed by the aspects of environmentally sound management
practices and the current scenario of solid waste in
Course Sponsored By:
THE COMMONWEALTH OF LEARNING
This Course is open to all Graduates. Participants are expected to take part in all activities that form part of course in addition the participants should work on individual projects. During course, participants should compulsorily attend to interactive chat session for which some grading will be given. Participants should actively participate in the course for best results. A certificate along with grades will be given to all the successful participants.
Evaluation is Done at Two Levels:
Concept level and Module level: At concept level, after student goes through each concept, he/she is evaluated online by randomly displaying multiple-choice questions. Each question carries some weightage of marks. Based on his/her test performance, system checks the number of questions he/she has got right, and the performance is evaluated. At Module level, after student completes all the concepts, he/she is given final exam, which will be held at CCE. Concept level evaluation marks will also be considered for grading. Completion of a project is a partial requirement for the course.
Duration and Course Fee:
This course is designed for 4 months (totally 2+1 credits)
Course Fee: Rs 9000 (for ISTE Members the Course Fee: Rs 6000). Number of registrants are restricted to 50 students. Admission is based on first come, first serve basis
Along with the application the course fee has to be sent in the form of DD only. DD to be drawn in the favour of ' Registrar, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore ', payable at Bangalore.
Centre for Continuing Education,