Environmental Chemistry (2209ENV)

This course provides an introduction to the major chemical and physical processes affecting chemicals and chemical families in natural environments such as water and the atmosphere. The sources, relevant physicochemical properties, detection and measurement of important contemporary environmental pollutants are discussed together with their impact and ecosystem and human health. Pollutants include hydrocarbons, polymers, pesticides and radioactive substances. Laboratory activities will provide practical experience in monitoring and chemical analysis. Prerequisites: 1021SCG Chemistry 1A and 1022SCG Chemistry 1B

Course study information

Credit points (awarded)

10 (10)

Study level

Undergraduate

Student contribution band

Band 2

Usually available

Nathan Semester 2

Course offerings and timetables

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
9 July 2018
Last day to add a course
22 July 2018
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
5 August 2018
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
9 September 2018

Please view the full class and additional timetable information for School of Environment and Science

Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Lecture
Lecture (42026) Open Monday 11:00 - 12:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
N16 0.08
Macrossan Building
Nathan Campus
Tuesday 08:00 - 08:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
N61 -2.06
Law Building
Nathan Campus
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend one Laboratory
Laboratory (45222) Open Friday 13:00 - 15:50
Weeks 1 - 2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12
N55 -1.29
Environment 1 Building
Nathan Campus
Laboratory (45221) Open Thursday 13:00 - 15:50
Weeks 1 - 2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12
N55 -1.29
Environment 1 Building
Nathan Campus
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Workshop
Workshop (45223) Monday 14:00 - 14:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
N53 0.60
Willett Centre
Nathan Campus