HF1200 Environmental Science 6.0 credits
Education cycleFirst cycle
Main field of studyTechnology
Grading scaleA, B, C, D, E, FX, F
At present this course is not scheduled to be offered.
Intended learning outcomes
After completing this course students are to:
- Know asmuchofcurrentenvironmental problems, technologiesandregulatory issuesthathe/shecandevelopandmaintainproductsandprocessesin anecologicallysustainablewayand be able to participleinsetting and evaluation ofenvironmental standards inpublicprocurement and contacts with authorities in a technically and ethically correct way
- Know as muchaboutinjury preventionthathe/shecanpreventwork-related injuriesbyapplyingknowledgeofahealth promotionapproach.
· Studentsshouldbe ableto applyanddevelopfutureworkplacesenvironmental and quality systemsby being ableto document, measure,monitorand improveworkingpracticesandaddress anyshortcomings
Course main content
- Environmental effects
- Environment purifications technologies: gas-, air, soil- and water purification
- Comprehensive attitude to an overall viewofenvironmentalissues
- How environment matters are prioritized in a business enterprise, live cycle assessments
- The tools available to society to control environment protection, description of environmental consequences
- Waste managementandrecyclingprinciples
- Physical environment: load, noise, illumination, chemical health risks etc
- How to design a work site ergonomically an ppsychosocialand ergonomic workplace
- To geta basic knowledge ofproject and usabilityinprocurement,
The course consists of lectures, exercises,mandatorylaboratoryandworkpresentations,Attendance is mandatory forlaboratory work andsimilar.
Knowledge and skills corresponding to the requirements for acceptance to the engineering education
”Hållbar utveckling: en introduktion för ingenjörer och andra problemlösare.” Fredrik Gröndahl, Magdalena Svanström. Liber
Utvalda kapitel ur boken: ”Arbete och teknik på människans villkor”, Prevent. (utvalda kapitel kan köpas som pdf av STH)
- LAB1 - Exercises, 1.5, grading scale: P, F
- TEN1 - Examination, 3.0, grading scale: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F
- ÖVN1 - Exercises, 1.5, grading scale: P, F
Final grade, A-F, is based on all parts of the course.
CBH/Biomedical Engineering and Health Systems
Anna Williamsson, email@example.com
Charlotta Dellve <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Course syllabus valid from: Spring 2010.
Examination information valid from: Spring 2019.