Course code VANN301

VANN301 Water Pollution II

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Course responsible: Leif Ståle Haaland
ECTS credits: 5
Faculty: Department of Environmental Sciences
Teaching language: NO
(NO=norsk, EN=Engelsk)
Limits of class size:

Minimum 5 students, maximum 20 students.

Teaching exam periods:

This course starts in January block. This course has teaching/evaluation in January block, .

Course frequency: <p>Annually</p><p><br/><br/><br/><br/><br/><br/><br/><br/><br/><br/><br/><br/><br/><br/><br/><br/><br/><br/><br/><br/></p>
First time: 2004V
Preferential right:

Environment and Natural Resources, Ecology and Management of Natural Resources.

Course contents:

The course is a continuation of VANN300. Measures for preventing water pollution from the catchment, and lake restoration.

Learning outcome:

A more thorough insight into the most important actions that can be taken against water pollution, i.e. diffuse pollution and its effects such as eutrophication, acidification and environmental toxins.

Learning activities:

Lectures and exercises.


Scientific papers and lecture notes.



Recommended prerequisites:
Mandatory activity:



Mandatory participation and presentations in a given topics.

Nominal workload:

150 hours.

Entrance requirements:

Special requirements in Science

Reduction of credits:


Type of course:

Lectures: 15 hours. Exercises: 15 hours.


The external examiner evaluates the course arrangements and approves the lectures and the exercises.

Examination details: Continuous exam: Bestått / Ikke bestått