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Learning Opportunity: Engineering of Environmental Protection

Engineering of Environmental Protection

Course Information

Objective(s) of a study programme:
To prepare a Professional Bachelor in Environmental Engineering who is able to apply the newest environmental protection technologies and preventative means, analyze and creatively apply acquired knowledge and constantly learn in the conditions of knowledge based society.
Learning outcomes:
A graduate will be able to:
1. Analyse polluting substances in the air and air pollution sources, surface and underground water, wastewater, soil and impact of pollution on the environment.
2. Analyse the sources of waste generation, waste sorting, collection systems, processing techniques and equipment.
3. Establish the environmental aspects of economic activity.
4. Select an effective technological equipment environmentally, ensure the best available techniques for the implementation of.
5. Apply the methods and technologies that are designed to reduce air, wastewater, soil pollution and waste generation.
6. Plan environmental measures of economic activity in accordance with sustainable development principles.
7. Manage environmental information and prepare documents.
8. Inform the public on environmental issues.
Activities of teaching and learning:
Interactive lectures, practical works, discussions, case studies, literary analysis, project development and so on.
Methods of assessment of learning achievements:
Studied subjects are completed by an Exam or Project work. The assessment of learning achievements is carried out during the semester and during the exam session. Results of study subjects are evaluated with interim settlements when the cumulative assessment is applied. Interim evaluation is carried out assessing student‘s performed tasks or knowledge and skills acquired through completion of a particular subject of study (tests, practical work, etc.).
Student knowledge and skills are evaluated on a scale from 1 to 10 during the examination. The final evaluation consists of interim settlement and exam or project work evaluations. The final evaluation is calculated by proportion that are provided at the module subject description.
Study subjects (modules), practical training:
General College Study Subjects:
Professional Language Culture, Professional Foreign Language; Philosophy/Sociology.
Subjects in the Study Field:
Mathematics; Physics; Chemistry; Electronics and Electrotechnics; Information Technology and Engineering Graphics; Safety And Civil Protection; Economics and Management; Renewable Energy Sources/Landscape and Planting; Ecology and Environmental
Research, Environmental Policy and Law; Environmental Monitoring and Physical Pollution.
Atmosphere Protection module subjects:
Chemical processes in the ambient air;
Particulate solids treatment technology;
Gaseous emissions treatment technologies;
Water Resources and Their Protection module subjects:
Water chemistry and microbiology;
Water purification and wastewater treatment technologies;
Waste Management and Soil Protection module subjects:
Hazardous waste management;
Soil protection;
Waste Management technology;
Practical training:
Cognitive practical training; Environmental Monitoring practical training; Practical training of Environmental Documents Management; Technological practical training; Final practical training.
Subjects in Environmental Protection Technologies Specialisation:
Designing of Environmental Protection Devices;
Projects Management;
Clean Production;
Subjects in Environmental Protection Organisation Specialisation: Environmental Management and Audit;
Environmental Economics;
Projects Management;
Optional courses:
1. Alternatively chosen subjects Philosophy or Sociology and Renewable Energy Sources or Landscape and Planting.
2. Optional chosen any three subjects chosen from “The List of Optional Subjects” (http://www.utenoskolegija.lt/index.php?93020010)
3. Possibility to choose one of two specialisations
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Access requirements: 

Minimum education - Secondary



Provider Information

Provider Name: 
Utena College
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Provider Contact Info: 

Provider phone number: +370-389-51615 Provider email: administracija@utenos-kolegija.lt Provider URL: http://www.utenos-kolegija.lt

Qualifications Awarded

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Qualification Awarded:
Professional Bachelor of Environmental Engineering
Awarding body:

Utena College

Awarding body contact info:

Provider phone number: +370-389-51615 Provider email: administracija@utenos-kolegija.lt Provider URL: http://www.utenos-kolegija.lt

Course Locations

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Course address:

Maironio g. 7, Utena