733118 Environment management systems

Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Heinicke, Henrike Maria , Pöchtrager, Siegfried
Offered in
Sommersemester 2023
Languages of instruction


- Material and energy flows in systems
- Corporate Environmental effects and consequences for the ecological nature
- Introduction to Management Systems
- Concepts, goals and principles of environmental management systems
- Regulations in environmental management (ISO 14000 ff, EMAS.)
- Development of an environmental management system
- Implementation of environmental management in companies and organizations
Planning - Organization - control
- ecodesign
- ecological parameters,
- Ökoaudit
- The Environmental Management Manual
- Eco Labels
- Practical examples and case studies from companies

Previous knowledge expected

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

- Students will acquire a comprehensive and detailed understanding of ecological relationships between business, politics, society and nature
- Students acquire skills for the practical implementation of environmental management systems based on rules and regulations
- Students are various tools and methods for use in environmental management systems
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.