Study guide's Intl. MSc programmes, Environmental Science, 2020-21 information (E)



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Curriculum of Environmental Science 2020-2022

MSc degree

120 Cp

 

 

Language and communication studies

min. 2 Cp*

Methodological studies

min. 8 Cp*

 

 

Advanced level studies

min. 80 Cp*

MSc thesis

(40 Cp*)

including Maturity test

(0 Cp*)

 

 

Alternative studies

min. 25 Cp

 

 

Select studies so that the overall amount of credit points is 120 Cp

* Compulsory studies

  

General studies recommended for international students

Code

Name of the course

Cp

Timing

1131003

Orientation for international students

1

Every autumn

8031003

University study skills

1

Every autumn

8031006

University computing skills

2

Every autumn

8020280

Information skills and Sources in Science for Int. Students

1

Every autumn

8014301

Finnish 1

4

Every autumn

3622111

Basic statistics in English

5

Every autumn

3710453

Environmental Health for International Students

5

Every autumn

3710236

Applied water chemistry

2

Every autumn

3710707

General microbiological methods

2

Every autumn

3710463

Home Exam on Basics of Non-ionizing Radiation (ENR)

4

Every autumn

 

 

Advanced level studies in Environmental Science (min. 80 Cp), study years 2019–2021

Compulsory advanced level studies (43 Cp)

Code

Course

Cp

3710001

MSc Thesis/Pro Gradu

40

3710004

Maturity test in MSc

0

3710036

MSc Thesis Seminar in Environmental Science and Biology (MSEB)

3

 

Methodological studies 8 op

Code

Course

Cp

3710418

Design of Ecological and Environmental Experiments (DEE)*

4

3710487

Implementation of Teaching or Scientific Events in Environmental Science

1-3

3710028

Personal Study Plan to MSc Degree (PSP MSc)*

1

3123101

Philosophy and History of Biology*         

3

*compulsory study

Advanced level studies, Environmental Health and Technology, 3710 978

 

General courses on Environmental Health and Technology

Code

Course

Cp

Timing

3710465

Environmental Risk Assessment (EnRi)

5

every autumn

3710435

Exposure Assessment (EXA)

3

every autumn

3710477

Exposure Measurements and Modelling (EMM)

6

spring, even years

3710475

Chemicals, Environment and Health (CEH)

5

every spring

3710402

Advanced Occupational Hygiene AOH)

3

autumn, even years

3710438

Introduction to Environmental Law (IEL)

4

spring, odd years

3710478

Green Chemistry (GC)

4

autumn, even years

4455703

Environmental Epidemiology (ENEPI)

3

spring, odd years

3710441

Sisä- ja työymp. mittaukset ja riskien arviointi (SMR) (in Finnish)

5

spring, odd years

3710713

Practical Training, advanced studies (PTAS)

3-10

continuously

3710712

Project Work in a Research Group

3-10

continuously

3710302

Specific Book Exams

3-10

continuously

 Courses on aerosols and air pollutants

Code

Course

Cp

Timing

3710481

Health Effects of Air Pollutants and Nanomaterials (HAP)

6

autumn, odd years

3710472

Air Pollution Practicals (APP)

5

spring, even years

3352703

Climate Change

5

autumn 2020

3352707

Aerosol Physics I

5

spring, odd years

3352708

Aerosol physics II

5

spring, odd years

3352710

Atmospheric Physics and Meteorology

5

autumn, odd years

3352709

Atmospheric Chemistry

5

spring, even years

3710482

Combustion, Emissions, and Control Technologies (CECT)

5

spring, even years

3710443

Sisäilman epäpuhtauksien hallinta ja ilmanvaihto* (SEH) (in Finnish)

5

Autumn, odd years

Radiation

Code

Course

Cp

Timing

3710404

Radiation Biology (RAB)

5

spring, odd years

3710470

Radiation Biology Practicals (RBP)

5

spring, even years

3710410

Dosimetry of Ionising Radiation (DIR)

3

spring, odd years

3710446

Radioecology and toxicology (RET)

5

autumn, odd years

3710483

Measurements and Dosimetry of Non-ionising Radiation (MDNR)

6

autumn, odd years

3710464

Radiation Biology Journal Club (RBJ)

2

continuously

 Sustainable Water Quality and Technology

Code

Course

Cp

Timing

3710460

Advanced Water Hygiene (AWA)

5

spring, even years

3710401

Health-related Environmental Microbiology (HER)

4

autumn, even years

3710223

Water Chemistry and Treatment Practicals (VLA)

3

every autumn

3710479

Water Pollution Prevention & Resource Recovery (WPPR)

5

autumn, odd years

3123195

Sustainable Water Management

5

spring, even years

                              

 Environmental Informatics

Code

Course

Cp

Timing

3710458

Environmental Data Mining (EDM)          

5

every autumn

3710459

Advanced Course on Environmental Data (ADM)

5

spring

3710484

Systems Biology and Environmental Informatics (SEBE)

5

spring, odd years

3513028

Advanced Geographical Information Systems

5

spring, even years

 

Advanced level studies, Biology of Environmental Change, 3710979

Environmental ecology

Koodi

Course

Op

Timing

3123172

Advanced Taxonomic Collection

2-6

continuously

3710486

Chemical Ecology

5

autumn, odd years

3123190

Community Ecology

4

autumn, even years

3123175

Current Issues in Aquatic Ecotoxicology

2

autumn, odd years

3710462

Ecological Risk Assessment

5

every spring

3123158

Ecology of Tropical Africa

3

spring, odd years

3710485

Entomology

4

autumn, even years

23123194

Global Peatland Ecology

3

autumn, odd years

3123169

Literature Report in Hydrobiology

3

continuously

              

Biogeochemistry

3710419

Biogeochemistry

6

spring, odd years

3710451

Bioprocesses in Removal of Environmental Pollutants (BREP)

3

autumn, odd years

3710469

Journal Club in Biosphere-Atmosphere Interactions

2-4

continuously

3710473

Methods in Soil Ecology

5

spring, even years

3710474

Soil Ecology

6

spring, even years

3710455

Stable Isotopes in Environmental Research

5

autumn, odd years

3710468

Methods in Microbial Biogeochemistry

5

spring, odd years

3513125A

Carbon Dynamics in Forest Soils (CDF)

3

autumn, odd years

3513125B

Carbon Dynamics of Forest Soils, Book Examination

2-4

 

 

Kieli- ja viestintäopinnot (min. 2 Cp), 8015017

Advanced English Academic and Professional Communication for Applied Physics, Computer Science and Environmental Science (AEAPC)

2

 

 



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