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Advanced environmental Chemistry

  • Number of credits 15 Credits
  • Level Master’s level
  • Starting Spring Term 2019

About the course

The course deals with the chemical structure and function, sources and emissions, distribution, transformation and fate in the environment of organic and inorganic substances, as well as their health and environmental effects. Critical environmental chemical processes in biota, soil, sediment, water and air are studied. The course also introduces risk assessment with relevant methodologies, processes and legislation including REACH. During the course, research-oriented excellence lectures will be given focusing on various disciplines in the subject of environmental chemistry. The course ends with an independent case study.

Application and eligibility

Advanced environmental Chemistry, 15 hp

Visa tillfällen för föregående termin Spring Term 2019 Det finns inga senare terminer för kursen

The information below is only for exchange students


Lectures begin on week starting 25 March 2019


Lectures end during the week of 3 June 2019

Study location




Type of studies

Daytime, 100%

Required Knowledge

90 ECTS credits, of which at least 60 ECTS credits are in the main area of chemistry, or the equivalent and English B/6.


Exchange students applying for courses within the departments own agreements will be given first priority. Then will - in turn - candidates within the Faculty agreements, central exchange agreements and other departmental agreements be selected.

Application code



This application round is only intended for nominated exchange students. Information about deadlines can be found in the e-mail instruction that nominated students receive. The online application opens 23 August 2018 at 00:00 CET.

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Course is given by
Department of Chemistry
Contactperson for the course is:
Stina Jansson