Module Overview

In this module you'll learn about how we can assess the environmental impacts of a product using a systematic method to look across its life cycle.

Preview the Introductory Video

Learning Outcomes

Specifically, you will learn how to:

  • Explain the concept of LCA and how it can be used
  • Describe the main components of the LCA framework
  • Construct a simplified LCA model
  • Discuss applications of LCA for climate policy

Preview this Module

Please note that this preview is intended for exploration purposes only. If you'd like to use this module in one of your courses, to ensure playback and tracking, you must upload the SCORM package (downloadable below) to your institution's Learning Management System (ex. Blackboard, D2L, Moodle, etc). 

Type: Modules
Title Author Description
Introduction to Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) SCORM File | v1_Introduction to Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) Prof. Daniel Posen

Download this module SCORM package and upload it to your institutional learning management system for use within your course(s). This module is part of the Engineering in a Changing Climate project.

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