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Fakultät für Elektrotechnik und Informationstechnik

Principles of Sustainability (PoS)


This course can also be attended for the interdisciplinary qualification and the studium oecologicum!


All course materials and information can be found in the Moodle room of the course:

Moodle room: Kurs: Principles of Sustainability 2024 | Moodle (
Enrollment key: will be announced in the first lecture or register through LSF



  • What is Sustainability?
  • Legal framework
  • Reporting und Monitoring
  • Our CO2 footprint
  • Circular Economy in the context of energy supply
  • Climate neutral energy supply and demand
  • Sustainable solutions for energy systems 
  • Social Responsibility
  • The Year 2040

Study Programs and Modules

Cycle: Annually in the summer semester
Duration: 1 Semester

Study program Modul Study section Credits SWS
Master Sustainable Energy Systems Modul M-5 2nd Semester 5 3


Lecturer:       Prof. Dr.-Ing. Lars Jendernalik

Language:     English

Date:               Fridays, 14:30 - 16:00

Room:             HS ZE 15 / CT

Begin:             April 19, 2024


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  • Materials for the lecture and exercise will be made available for download in a workroom of the Moodle system of  TU Dortmund University. The password for the Moodle room will be announced in the first session.