ENVIRONMENTAL CHEMISTRY

ENVIRONMENTAL CHEMISTRY

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Code
101046
ACADEMIC YEAR
2020/2021
CREDITS
1 credits during the 2nd year of 9298 PREVENTION TECHNIQUES IN THE ENVIRONMENT AND THE WORKPLACE (L/SNT4) GENOVA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
CHIM/12
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (PREVENTION TECHNIQUES IN THE ENVIRONMENT AND THE WORKPLACE)
semester
2° Semester
modules
This unit is a module of:
Teaching materials

AIMS AND CONTENT

Teaching methods

Formal Lectures.  Each lecture covers the main concepts and topics of the course content  by the use of PowerPoint presentations. Appropriate references to parts of course textbooks and suggested references are provided at each lecture.

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

Atmosphere and atmospheric chemistry. Role of ozone in the stratosphere. The Chapman's cycle. Atmospheric  pollutants and  atmospheric monitoring.  Hydrosphere and water chemistry. Natural water properties. Monitoring and assessment of water quality. Waste water treatment. Lithosphere and characteristics of soils and sediments. Monitoring and evaluation of the properties of soils; Notes on the remediation of soils.

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

C. Baird, M.Cann “Chimica Ambientale”, Zanichelli Editore. PowerPoint presentations  and bibliographic references available at course aulaweb page

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Ricevimento: The students are able to book an appointment by phone, by mail (paola.rivaro@unige.it) or by aulaweb.

Exam Board

SIMONE VALENTE

PAOLA FRANCESCA RIVARO

PAOLO POVERO

ROSAGEMMA CILIBERTI

CARLO CANOSSA

LESSONS

Teaching methods

Formal Lectures.  Each lecture covers the main concepts and topics of the course content  by the use of PowerPoint presentations. Appropriate references to parts of course textbooks and suggested references are provided at each lecture.

EXAMS

Exam description

Oral examination

Assessment methods

The exam consists in an oral test. The oral examination is always conducted by two teachers and lasts for at least 30 minutes. In this way, the Commission is able to verify the achievement of the objectives of teaching by asking questions about the program of the course. When goals are not achieved, the student is invited to deepen his knowledge and to ask further explanation to the teacher. 

Exam schedule

Date Time Location Type Notes
23/06/2021 09:30 GENOVA Orale
08/07/2021 09:30 GENOVA Orale
22/07/2021 09:30 GENOVA Orale
02/09/2021 09:30 GENOVA Orale
16/09/2021 09:30 GENOVA Orale

FURTHER INFORMATION

Class attendance is recommended.