Michka Mélo

BCH 4103 (Batochime UNIL)
Av. François-Alphonse Forel 3
1015 Lausanne

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Teaching & PhD


Humanities and Social Sciences Program


Sustainability in my research

This course is designed to develop the necessary transversal skills to foster sustainability integration in the present and future research of the PhD students.

Design for sustainability I

Design for Sustainability takes the participants through practical concepts, tools and processes to propose design solutions that aim to improve the co-existence of humans, preserve biodiversity, and life-supporting systems. It integrates environmental, economic, social and cultural dimensions.

The course explores approaches at different levels (material, product, product-service sys

Design for sustainability II

This course explores and practices some of the fundamental tools of designing for sustainability with a focus on the sustainability, desirability, and economic viability of solutions.