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
Spring Term 2018
The information below is only for exchange students
Lectures begin on week starting 19 March 2018
Lectures end during the week of 28 May 2018
Type of studies
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,
exchange agreements and other departmental agreements be selected.
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 application period is closed.