BSc Chemistry

Year of entry: 2022

Course unit details:
Environmental Challenges: Waste Disposal

Course unit fact file
Unit code EART33102
Credit rating 10
Unit level Level 6
Teaching period(s) Semester 2
Offered by Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences
Available as a free choice unit? No

Overview

The focus of a set of third year modules will be on large scale, complex, cross disciplinary, environmental challenges by applying the key concepts/skills/techniques learned in previous years using a series of specific case studies, in this case the impact of waste disposal. After this module the students should be able to 1) synthesise and evaluate environmental data; 2) evaluate the impact on society and ultimately 3) create new and innovative solutions/hypothesis related to this specific challenge.

Aims

The aim of this course is to synthesise and evaluate environmental data with the final goal to be able to create new and innovative solutions/hypothesis related to the impact of waste disposal.

Teaching staff

Staff member Role
Samuel Shaw Unit coordinator

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