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Laboratory Exercises in Water Protection

Structure Type: Study unit
Code: IEYS1302
Type: Optional obligatory / Professional Studies
Curriculum: YT 2019
Level: Bachelor of Engineering
Year of Study: 3 (2021-2022)
Semester: Spring
Credits: 2 cr
Responsible Teacher: Sten, Pekka
Language of Instruction: Finnish

Courses During the Academic Year 2021-2022

Impl.Group(s)Study TimeTeacher(s)LanguageEnrolment
3003YT2019-3A2021-08-02 – 2021-10-24Juho Heiska, Riitta NiemeläFinnish2021-08-01 – 2021-09-06

Still need to take the course? See the courses during the academic year 2022-2023.

Learning Outcomes

The student gets acquainted with analytical techniques used in environmental laboratories, especially solution analysis. Also included is microbiological analysis. The student learns to evaluate and treat experimental data and to produce reports on them.

Student's Workload

Total work load of the student 54 h, of which scheduled studies 28 h an autonomous studies 26 h.

Prerequisites / Recommended Optional Courses

Chemistry in Technology, Chemistry Laboratory Exercises, Occupational Safety in the Laboratory, Introduction to Technical Mathematics


Water analyses.

Recommended or Required Reading and Other Learning Resources/Tools

Material prepared by the lecturer. Additionally:
Pekka O. Lehtonen, Marja-Liisa Sihvonen, Laboratorioalan analyyttinen kemia, Opetushallitus 2004
Pekka O. Lehtonen, Kemian laskut laboratoriossa, Opetushallitus 2006
Hanna Hänninen, Mia Ruismäki, Aila Seikola, Sari Slöör, Laboratoriotyön perusteet, Edita 2007

Mode of Delivery / Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods

Laboratory exercises and related reporting performed in groups. Every laboratory session is preceded by an introductory lecture on the theory and techniques needed in the exercise.

Assessment Criteria

Grade 1: The student knows those subjects of the course, which are necessary for the forthcoming studies and working life.

Grade 3: The student is well-abled to utilize the course contents.

Grade 5: The student is able to apply creatively the contents of the course.

Assessment Methods

Numeric assessment on basis of the laboratory reports.