In the second section of the course, we will focus specifically on understanding the functioning of systems from the perspective of sustainability transition.
The section answers questions such as:
Which perspectives are useful for understanding the transition of systems?
How do different perspectives diagnose the root causes of and solutions to unsustainability?
Why do systems resist change, why and when do they break down and change?
How can we try to steer systems in the desired direction of change?
The section consists of different tabs, each presenting a sub-theme. The main focus is on the so-called MLP approach (presented in section 2.3), which has gained particular prominence in research on the sustainability transition of production and consumption systems.
At the end of the section, you will be able to test your competence.
Finally, after studying this second section you can test your competence with the exam. The exam is below.
Take the exam in order to pass the second section of the course. The statements in the exam are either true or false. Which one is the right answer?
Just answer the questions, and after you have finished your exam and completed it you will get your test result. You need 8 out of 12 questions to be right to pass the exam. You will get the results and feedback right after finishing the exam.
You will be able to try again until you pass the exam.