Uusi opinto-opas (sisältäen myös opetusohjelmat) lukuvuodelle 2018-2019 sijaitsee osoitteessa https://opas.peppi.utu.fi . Tältä sivustolta löytyvät enää vanhat opinto-oppaat ja opetusohjelmat.

The new study guide (incl. teaching schedules) for academic year 2018-2019 can be found at https://studyguide.utu.fi. This site contains only previous years' guides.

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Arkistoitu opetusohjelma 2014–2015
Selaat vanhentunutta opetusohjelmaa. Voimassa olevan opetusohjelman löydät täältä.
GMAA4822 Environmental geochemistry of nitrogen and phosphorus 5 ECTS
Period I Period II Period III Period IV
Language of instruction
Type or level of studies
Advanced studies
Course unit descriptions in the curriculum
Geologian tutkinto-ohjelma (FM)
Department of Geography and Geology

Learning outcomes

The course aims to develop the understanding on the behavior of nitrogen and phosphorus in the biogeochemical circulation and, based on this, how it is possible to reduce the environmental effects of nitrogen and phosphorus. In specific, after the course the student is expected to understand the circulation of nitrogen and phosphorus, the processes mobilizing/immobilizing phosphorus in the soil and water, the different forms of phosphorus and other factors contributing to eutrophication, the reasons for eutrophication.

General description

-Lectures 7-8*2h (incl. visiting lectures) 28.10; 31.10; 7.11; 14.11; 21.11; 28.11; 5.12 and 10.12 klo 10-12 ls. II

-Seminar 12.12 10-14 ls. II


-Homeworks / assignments + lecture diary

-Exam 17.12 klo 10-12 ls II

-Period II

Teacher responsible

Eila Varjo


Independent work