Environmental Biotechnology– T490M110
Bio -Technologies 6 ECTS
MODULE TYPE: SDG11
Knowledge on environmental biotechnology and it’s application in wastewater treatment, solid waste treatment, contaminated soil treatment, air pollution reduction and sustainable resource management is acquired. The students will be able to analyse and evaluate alternative biotechnology application opportunities, to employ methods of technological equipment selection, to perform general engineering calculations.
The module covers the knowledge on biotechnological processes and their utilization for pollution prevention, to acquire application possibilities of biotechnologies in diverse fields of environmental protection and sustainable resource management.
Analyse principles of biodegradation of different types of pollutants and possibilities of environmental application of microorganisms;
Analyse, compare and evaluate biotechnologies, applied for water purification, wastewater treatment, soil remediation, waste management and air pollution abatement;
Apply integrated viewpoint to environmental biotechnology issues;
Analyse and generalize trends in environmental biotechnology development.
Module level: Basic
Degree level: Master
Study mode: Partly Online
SDG11 Theme: Circular economy
Starting date: 1 February 2021
Finishing date: 31 May 2021
Enrollment period: TBA
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Additional Info: No limit for students
Provider University: Kaunas University of Technology