Inhalt der Veranstaltung

This is a course offered in German.

In the light of depletion of the natural resources, the course discusses the possibility of separating wealth and resource-use. The course introduces the several categories of the Transition Management science. The organization of the fundamental changes in politics, culture and practice is carved out. The lectures also predict the future of large cities applying transition management as well as the change in several industries. It presents the basic methods of transition science.


The course is open to students of every discipline. You can receive 3 Creditpoints with a workload of circa 90 hours. This time period includes watching and working through the educational videos, revising the presentational slides, dealing with the exercises, reading additional literature and preparing for the exam. The exam will be an online test, which you can complete at a nearby university.

The educational videos can generally be used by anybody on any level. Even school teachers can incorporate the provided material into their own classes or other groups (e.g. companies) can profit, too.

If you have any questions of suggestions fell free to contact the module responsible.

This lecture is offered by Prof. Dr. Uwe Schneidewind and other members of the Wuppertal Institute. It has been produced 2012 for the Virtual Academy of Sustainability at the University of Bremen.