CHEM4021A - Environmental Pollution

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Chemistry
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester

CHEM2067/BCH2067 or BMS1801 or CHEM1807/BCH1807

Equivalent Course(s)
Course Offering Term*:
Semester B 2022/23

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

In this course, students will:
• examine problems caused by air, water, waste and land pollution;
• discuss the effects of pollutants on ecosystems and human health;
• be provided with practical experience in the analysis and interpretation of pollutants in the environment;
• develop knowledge and techniques in the monitoring, assessment and control of air, land and water pollution.

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Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 50%
Examination: 50%
Examination Duration: 3 hours
Detailed Course Information


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