Water Productivity Improvement in Practice

MOOC on Water Productivity

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Background

The Water-PIP project is happy to announce the upcoming launch of our MOOC on Water Productivity in Practice. In this MOOC you will learn more about what is Water Productivity and how to assess and interpret Water Productivity from multiple perspectives. The MOOC consists of 5 modules:

The course is free to attend and is open to all who are interested. A reliable internet connection is required. The course is self-paced. A certificate of completion can be obtained after completing all assignments.

The course can be found here

For whom?

Water Productivity in Practice is an online course targeting practitioners and academicians who are working in agriculture and related fields. They are also interested in conducting water productivity and/or water accounting analyses, including to study how water productivity improvements can have an effect on different water users in a river basin context. To properly follow this course, we expect that the participants have a basic understanding of hydrology, irrigation agronomy.

Dates and Fee Start/end:

The MOOC runs from 1 September - 30 November 2022. After this period, the course materials will remain available without support.

Registration open: 15 August 2022

Course fee: Free

This course is self-paced, so participants can enroll at any time and complete the course on their own schedule.

Learning objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Explain, analyse and monitor different types of Water Productivity
  • Demonstrate the link between different types of Water Productivity
  • Understand new datasets and models to assess Water Productivity
  • Recommend practices towards improving Water Productivity on the ground

Registration

Step 0. Have you already created an account to access IHE Delft Open Education? If you created an account to access one of our open courses in the past, you can use the same username and password to login. Then, go to Step 2 - Register/Enrol Yourself in the Course. If you created an account in the past, but forgot your password, click on “Forgot Password?”.

Step 1. Create a New Account in the IHE Open Education website Click on Create New Account, fill in your username, password etc., an 'account confirmation' email will be sent to you (check also in your spam e-mailbox, particularly if you have a Gmail account), use the 'web address' received to confirm your new account and login using your username and password. This explanatory video explains this step.

Step 2. Register/enrol yourself in the course Click on the title, click on 'Enrol me in this course' (under the arrow in the upper right side/below your username), click on 'Enrol me' in the page 'Enrolment options' to complete the process (the course coordinator will send you an 'welcome' email and your name will be listed as course participant).