Course Description

The chemistry and biology of water is the focus of this course. Study water sampling and analysis from many perspectives – water management planning and municipal drinking water to treatment of wastewater and contaminant remediation. Learn about regulatory requirements, improving water monitoring programs, and ensuring accurate, reliable results.

Course Details

By completion of this course, successful students will be able to able to conduct your own studies, interpret the work of others and critically review technical reports and science-based news related to:

  • Water management and hydrological monitoring
  • Environmental law related to water
  • Municipal water use including water supply, storm water management and municipal wastewater treatment
  • Contaminant assessment
  • Surface water and groundwater remediation
  • Aquatic ecological studies

Applies Towards the Following Certificate(s)


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M, T, W, Th
8:30AM to 5:00PM
Jul 20, 2020 to Jul 23, 2020
Schedule and Location
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Course Fees
Flat Fee non-credit $550.00
Reading List / Textbook
No textbook required
Section Notes

Due to the intensive nature of this course, it is recommended that you familiarize yourself with course materials before your first class.

Assignments and group work will be required throughout the course duration and a final assignment may be due after the course has ended.

This course uses Desire2Learn (D2L), an online learning management system. The instructor will post your course outline and other materials in D2L one week prior to the course start date. For more information about D2L, please visit our Online Learning Resources.

Students are expected to attend all sessions.

Unless otherwise stated, notice of withdrawal or transfer from a course must be received at least seven calendar days prior to the start date of the course.

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