Time: 1.9.-18.12.2020. Login to the platform within 2 weeks.
Place: eKampus
Extent: 5
Number of study places: 100
Target group: All who are interested in the topic.
Required previous skills: Not required to have any prior know-how or skills.
Lecturer: Merja Mäkela (firstname.lastname@xamk.fi)


Credited in degree: Degree Programme in Energy Engineering
Enrolment by: 16.8.2020
Price: Free of charge

Please notice, that
Xamk degree students cannot enrol on OUAS courses.



Learning outcomes:
Student will recognize, understand and will be able to apply the following: – mechanisms of environmental pollution and cleaning – soil, air and water related cleaning technologies and waste handling process – basics of the field specific environmental administration, legislation, regulation and related economic factors – physcial and chemical functional principles of emission masurement equipment – theoretical principles of emission measurement – use of measurement equipment in practice – calculation of emissions and producing emission measurement reports – functional princciples of analyzers and related emission methods

Contents and methods:
What are the theoretical principles and mechanisms related to the pollution and cleaning of emissions? What are the key cleaning technologies? What are the main emission related adminisrative, legislative and economic issues? How the emission measurement equipment and analyzers work? How to calculate emissions and produce measurement reports?

Assessment: The course assessment: 1-5.

Transcript of records will be delivered by request
 – in paper form for those who have their home address in Finland
 – by email in PDF form for those who have their home address in some other country.

This course is based on the curricula of Xamk's degree programmes and the Finnish credits are fully compatible with the ECTS.

Additional information on enrolment:
Open University of Applied Sciences office, email openstudies@xamk.fi.

Terms of cancellation: 
Cancellation has to be made 14 days before the course starts. Cancellation by email to openstudies@xamk.fi.

You'll receive an invitation by email to this course approx. one week before the course starts.