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On completion of this module students should be able to: -Outline the regulatory standards and legal aspects of air pollutant emissions -Describe the major sources of air pollution -Explain the principles of climate change -Outline the main methods for measuring concentrations of gases and odours -Describe the operation of air pollution control systems -Explain the principles of atmospheric dispersion modelling -Apply mathematical equations to solve pollution problems -Analyse and interpret the latest research information on the subject -Solve a practical air pollution modelling exercise through problem based learning.
|Student Effort Type||Hours|
|Specified Learning Activities||
|Autonomous Student Learning||
It would be advantageous if students have studied science or engineering subjects.
|Description||Timing||Component Scale||% of Final Grade|
|Assignment: Air pollution topics||Coursework (End of Trimester)||n/a||Graded||No||
|Project: Literature review and modelling assignment||Coursework (End of Trimester)||n/a||Graded||No||
|Assignment: Meteorology and climate change||Coursework (End of Trimester)||n/a||Graded||No||
|Resit In||Terminal Exam|
• Feedback individually to students, post-assessment
Feedback provided post-assessment.
|Mr Gerard Murphy||Lecturer / Co-Lecturer|