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12.11.2019 at 08:00 - 2.12.2019 at 23:59

Timetable

DateTimeLocation
Thu 12.12.2019
12:00 - 16:00

Description

Obligatory in the Environmental microbiology module

Basic knowledge about chemistry, biochemistry and microbial biodiversity and metabolism

Maaperätieteen perusteet

The student is aware the necessity of microbes in the functions of all earth ecosystems. She understands the role of microbes in the most important cycles of elements. The student is able to assess the state of the environment from the microbiological point of view and has the tools to design microbiological monitoring of the environment. He is also able to evaluate what is going on in the microbial populations as a result of environmental changes and to plan measures to improve the state of the environment.

2nd-4th study year

Suomenkielinen opetus III periodi/ Book exam arranged with responsible teacher

Microbial ecology of soil and water, biogeochemical cycles of elements, microbial interactions, environmental monitoring, microbial bioremediation, wastewater management.

Kirchman, 2012, Processes in microbial ecology and From: Pepper et al. 2015 Environmental Microbiology 3rd ed. Chapters 17. Microorganisms and Organic Pollutants, 18. Microorganisms and Metal Pollutants and 25. The Nature of Wastewater (Sewage)

Books mentioned above

Written exam with notes. Contact the responsible teacher for details

OPETUSKIELI/ Teaching language

Suomi/ Book exam in English

This course can be substituted by a book exam, Kirchman, 2012, Processes in microbial ecology and From: Pepper et al. 2015 Environmental Microbiology 3rd ed. Chapters 17. Microorganisms and Organic Pollutants, 18. Microorganisms and Metal Pollutants and 25. The Nature of Wastewater (Sewage). Contact the responsible teacher for more information about the exam.

Sari Timonen

Korvaa opintojakson 864068 (MIKRO241) Ympäristömikrobiologia 5 op.