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Fundamentals of Environmental Science II

Module name (EN): Fundamentals of Environmental Science II
Degree programme: Environmental Technologies, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2021
Module code: UI-UG2
Hours per semester week / Teaching method: 4V (4 hours per week)
ECTS credits: 5
Semester: 5
Mandatory course: yes
Language of instruction:

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Applicability / Curricular relevance:
UI-UG2 Environmental Technologies, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2021, semester 5, mandatory course
60 class hours (= 45 clock hours) over a 15-week period.
The total student study time is 150 hours (equivalent to 5 ECTS credits).
There are therefore 105 hours available for class preparation and follow-up work and exam preparation.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
UI-UG1 Fundamentals of Environmental Science I

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Recommended as prerequisite for:
Module coordinator:
Dr. Ulrike Schinkel

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Learning outcomes:
After successfully completing this module, students will:
recognize and understand the principles underlying emissions and their environmental impact,
recognize and understand the principles and contexts of public participation in environmentally relevant planning processes,
be able to identify and classify the influence of emissions on environmental media,
be able to organize and implement public participation processes responsibly.

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Module content:
Environmental assessment/environmental impact study
Structure, procedure and methods of an environmental assessment (screening, scoping, beteiligung)
Presenting and preparing an environmental impact study
Evaluation procedures and methods
Quantitative assessment methods of environmental aspects
Measures for mitigating or solving problems
Society: Participation/public participation procedures/public relations work
Function and benefits of participation
Legal basis for participation
Participants and affected parties (players or stakeholders) and their role in the planning process
Participation methods and procedures
Mediating and moderating planning processes
Evaluating planning processes

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Recommended or required reading:
UVP und strategische Umweltprüfung: Rechtliche und fachliche Anleitung für die Umweltverträglichkeitsprüfung (Praxis Umweltrecht, Band 12).
Die Bewertung zur Umweltverträglichkeitsprüfung - ein methodischer Leitfaden: Grundlagen, Konzept, Arbeitsmodelle, Vorgehensweise, Arnim Bechmann und Joachim Hartlik, November 2004.

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