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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Archived Curricula Guide 2013–2014
Curricula Guide is archieved. Please refer to current Curricula Guides
ESCE0011 Readings in Environmental Chemistry 6 ECTS
Organised by
Environmental Sciences
Person in charge
Professor Mikko Nikinmaa, miknik@utu.fi

Learning outcomes

To ensure that the students have basic knowledge on chemical processes affected by and affecting the environment.


Depending on the background of the student, the ecology and environmental physiology exams may be substituted by the book Fundamentals of Environmental Chemistry (3rd edition), Stanley Manahan

Teaching methods

Teaching method Contact Online
Independent work

Independent studying for a book examination.

Teaching language


Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Written exam
  • In English
Written exam

Successful completion of a written exam.


Numeric 0-5.

Recommended year of study

2. year autumn

Study materials

Chemistry of the Environment, 3. edition (T.G. Spiro, K.L.  Purvis-Roberts & W.M. Stigliali) University Science Books 2012, ISBN 978-1-891389-70-2

Further information

Dept. of Biology, Section of Genetics and Physiology

Belongs to following study modules

Faculty of Science and Engineering
Faculty of Science and Engineering
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
Implementation details are unavailable.
Department of Biology
DP in Biology
Finnish Study Modules