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CHEM 315 Advanced Environmental Chemistry

3 s.h.

This course covers advanced topics in environmental chemistry including a selection from the following: chemical equilibria and kinetics as relevant to environmental systems and phenomena; terrestrial, aquatic and atmospheric cycles and processes; cycling, accumulation, migration and transformation of contaminants in the environment; toxicology of environmental contaminants; evaluation of environmental phenomena and calamites as reported in the popular media; evaluation of public policy and its impacts on the chemistry of the environment. (LA)

Prerequisites: CHEM 331 or 351 or 361 with C- or better.

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