Environmental Engineering BA (A), Environmental Engineering EkoT2, 7.5 Credits
Subject/Main field: Miljöteknik
Cycle: First cycle
Progressive specialization: G1F - First cycle, has less than 60 credits in first-cycle course/s as entry requirements
Answerable department: Department of Ecotechnology and Sustainable Building Engineering
Answerable faculty: Faculty of Science, Technology and Media
Date of change: 3/8/2016
Version valid from: 3/15/2016
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 different technologies for renewable energy generation
- be able to make basic energy systems calculations
explain different transportation systems and its environmental effects
- discuss and calculate air pollution
- explain problems around solid and hazardous waste management
- explain and calculate ionizing radiation
The course contains the following: Material and energy balances, energy resources, renewable energy, waste management, air pollution control, transportation systems analysis, ionizing radiation.
Environmental engineering BA (A) 7.5 credits
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 assignments and oral presentations during the course.
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: Mackenzie L. Davis, Susan J. Masten.
Title: Principles of environmental engineering and science
Comment: 848 pp, ISBN: 978-1-259-06047-2