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

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Online Asynchronous
Jun 18, 2024 to Aug 26, 2024
Delivery Options
Course Fees
Flat Fee non-credit $559.00
Reading List / Textbook
No textbook required
Section Notes

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

Please note there are optional weekly live sessions included in this course. Dates and time TBA.

Unless notified, all online courses are available at 9 am MT the day before the start date. Students registered on (or after) the start date will receive access within one day of registration.

Students unfamiliar with online learning are encouraged to take our free Digital Skills for Learning Online course.

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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