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Resource-wise Sustainability Studies

Resource-wise Sustainability Studies

Resource-wise Sustainability Studies (22 cr) are master-level further education, where you can increase your abilities in resource and energy efficiency in industrial research and development (R&D) activities. 

Studies will strengthen your ability to carry out resource wise and sustainable development projects by providing expertise in research and development work. Studies will deepen your understanding in applied research of energy efficiency in built environment or sustainable materials science and engineering.

After completing the studies, you will have skills for increasing the sustainable development at your field and abilities to plan and execute project work in sustainable manner. You will have critical skills for experimental or theoretical development work as well as data collection and assessment methods in the industry. 

Studies are part of Sustainable Technologies (Master of Engineering) and can be accepted later to this master-level degree.  In this case you need to apply for a degree student position separately.

To whom: BSc Engineerig (UAS), MSc Engineering (UAS), MSc (Technology). Foreign BSc or MSc that is comparable to the above mentioned qualifications. Also for specialists who has equivalent technical competence achieved through work experience.

Price: This course is free of charge for the participants.

Application period: 1.3.-19.6.2022

The information event took place on Wednesday 4 May 2022. Read the information material here

Duration of the Studies: 17.8.2022-31.5.2023.

Content of the Studies (22 cr):

  • Resource-wise Society and Industry (2 cr)
  • Energy Efficient Built Environment OR Sustainable Materials Science Engineering (15 cr)
    • Theoretical Specialisation (10 cr)
    • Research Methods (5 cr)
  • Resource Wisdom Project (5 cr)

Language: English (teaching and materials), clarifications in Finnish upon need.

Instructors: Senior lecturers in HAMK Tech research unit.

Implementation: Remote/contact studies approximately 1-3 times/month. Contact studies will take place on Hämeenlinna or Valkeakoski Campus.

Participants use their own laptops: BYOD – Bringing Your Own Device.

Financier: Ministry of Education and Culture. 



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