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Code 6021012 
Study module Research methods of the environment 
Extent 10,00 
Type of study  
Subject (only in language studies)  
Classification Degree Programme specific 
organization in charge Degree Programme in Sustainable Development 
Objectives

 

The student acquaints him/herself with scientific research methods of environmental phenomena and can apply these methods to environmental issues. The course-specific learning objectives are as follows:
 
CHEMICAL RESEARCH SKILLS 3 cr.
 
- The student masters the basics of environmentally related chemical research methods and the use of related equipment.
 
PHYSICAL RESEARCH SKILLS 2 cr.
 
- The student masters the basics of environmentally related physical research methods and the use of related equipment.
 
 
BIOLOGICAL FIELD RESEARCH 3 cr
 
- The student masters the basics of biological and geographical field research methods used in environmental research.
- The student masters the basics of planning a nature survey and research and the theoretical basic information related to making a nature survey.
- The student masters the methods related to water systems and bottom sediment research.
- The student knows how to utilize GPS-positioning in nature surveys and research and knows its role as part of the geographical information data.
 
MATERIAL CIRCULATION AND ITS IMPACT ON THE ENVIRONMENT 2 cr
 
- The student understands the origins, reactions, transportation, effects and degradation of the substances found in water, soil and air.

 

 
Contents  
Assessment

 

Separate modules of the course are evaluated numerically (grades 1-5) or as pass / fail. Grade for the entire course is based on the separate modules and weighted according to their extent.

 

 

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Code 6021012A 
Study module Chemical research skills 
Extent 3,00 
Objectives  
Contents  
Assessment  
 
Code 6021012B 
Study module Physical research skills 
Extent 2,00 
Objectives  
Contents  
Assessment  
 
Code 6021012C 
Study module Biological field reseach 
Extent 3,00 
Objectives  
Contents  
Assessment  
 
Code 6021012D 
Study module Material circulation and its impact on the environment 
Extent 2,00 
Objectives  
Contents  
Assessment  
 
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