Please note this module descriptor is indicative of the structure of this course and may be subject to change.
This module takes a detailed look at specific aspects of land and groundwater pollution. The remediation methods currently employed by the brownfield remediation industry to tackle the most commonly encountered pollutant types are covered with reference to the range of stakeholders involved at local and national levels . We combine analytical methods and modelling techniques to explore pollutant pathways and assess approaches to pollution mitigation. The module uses case studies to take an in-depth look at real environmental pollution issues and the applicable remediation and/or mitigation methods which could be employed in these specific instances.
This module will explore:
A student passing this module should be able to:
A course map contains a list of the individual study units, called modules, that you study to complete your course. Some modules are compulsory, but you can sometimes choose modules outside your core area of study which interest you.
A module is a self-contained, individual unit of study. The module descriptor provides various details about the module including who the module tutor is, what you will be studying, how you will be assessed and what you will have learned once you have completed the module.
Course maps and module descriptors from previous years can be found in the Course Resources Archive.
Contact our enquiries team.
Find out more about fees, funding options and ways to pay.