Environmental Engineering BA (A), Environmental Engineering EkoT1, 7.5 Credits
Subject/Main field: Miljöteknik
Cycle: First cycle
Progressive specialization: G1N - First cycle, has only upper-secondary level entry requirements
Answerable department: Department of Ecotechnology and Sustainable Building Engineering
Answerable faculty: Faculty of Science, Technology and Media
Date of change: 5/25/2016
Version valid from: 8/15/2016
The course objective is that the student will obtain knowledge about technology and technical practices that help reduce environmental impact and efficient use of natural resources.
After completion of the course the student should be able to:
- explain basic environmental engineering concepts
- explain basic principles to minimize environmental impact
- explain purification processes of water
- explain and understand relevant concepts within work technology/science and have some understanding of the legislation in Sweden
- be able to make relevant human risk assessments of compounds
The course contains the following: Ecosystems, hydrology and water quality management, treatment/cleaning of water and wastewater. Work environment and legislation, risk assessment.
The following course levels from Swedish Upper Secondary School (Gymnasium) or equivalent: Chemistry course A, Mathematics course C or Chemistry course 1, Mathematics course 3b/3c.
Selection rules and procedures
The selectionprocess is in accordance with the Higher Education Ordinance and the local order of admission.
Written web based exam. Written and/or oral assignments can occcur.
Grading criteria can be found at www.miun.se/en/Student/Services/Grading-Criteria
The grades A, B, C, D, E, Fx and F are given on the course. On this scale the grades A through E represent pass levels, whereas Fx and F represent fail levels.
Author: Bohgard et a
Title: Work and technology on human terms
Publisher: Prevent, Stockholm
Comment: ISBN: 978-91-7365-058-8
Author: Mackenzie L. Davis, Susan J. Masten.
Title: Principles of environmental engineering and science
Publisher: McGraw-Hill, London
Comment: 848 pp. ISBN: 978-1-259-06047-2