Sustentabilidade e Avaliação de Impacte Ambiental

Mestrado em Reabilitação Urbana
5 ECTS; 1º Ano, 2º Semestre, 15,0 T + 30,0 TP + 4,0 OT

Lecturer
- Natércia Maria Ferreira dos Santos
- Luis Filipe Neves Carreira dos Santos

Prerequisites
Not applicable.

Objectives
On completion of this unit students should have acquired knowledge in such areas as sustainability, sustainable development and industrial ecology and develop applied solutions.

Program
Part I - Sustainability policies.
National strategy for sustainable development - ENDS 2015.
LiderA - Voluntary system for the sustainability of built environment.
Part II - Environmental Impact Surveys.
Environmental assessment steps.
Portuguese cases.
Environmental indicators used in EIA.

Evaluation Methodology
Theoretical assessment: written test.
Theoretical-practical assessment: literature reviews and resolution of practical environmental impact cases.

Bibliography
- Clini, C. e Gorb, S. e Gullino, M. (2008). Sustainable Development and Environmental Management - Experiences and Case Studies. USA: Springer
- Dos Reis, L. e Fadigas, E. e Carvalho, C. (2005). Energia, Recursos Naturais e a Prática do Desenvolvimento Sustentável. Brasil: Manole
- Glasson, J. e Therivel, R. e Andrew, C. (2005). Introduction to Environmental Impact Assessment. London: Routledge
- Partidário, M. e Jesus, J. (1994). Avaliação de Impacte Ambiental. Lisboa: Centro de Estudos de Planeamento e Gestão do Ambiente

Method of interaction
Lectures supported by case study analysis.

Software used in class