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Senior design projekt in Waste Science, advanced 7.5 credits

Projekt i Avfallsteknik, fördjupning
Second cycle, A7007B
Course syllabus valid: Autumn 2022 Sp 1 - Present
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Education level
Second cycle
Grade scale
U G#
Environmental Engineering
Subject group (SCB)
Environmental Care and Environmental Protection
Main field of study
Natural Resources Engineering

Entry requirements

Determined by the examiner.

More information about English language requirements


The selection is based on 20-285 credits

Course Aim

After the course the student should

- Have a thorough knowledge in waste technology

- Be able to make a relevant selection of literature, conduct literature review and draw conclusions

- Independently plan, carry out and present a project


Specialization in waste science and technology through literature, evaluation of results and reporting.

Each course occasion´s language and form is stated and appear on the course page on Luleå University of Technology's website.

Project planning. Independent work. Oral and written presentation.

If there is a decision on special educational support, in accordance with the Guideline Student's rights and obligations at Luleå University of Technology, an adapted or alternative form of examination can be provided.
Oral and written presentation

Jurate Kumpiene

Literature. Valid from Autumn 2016 Sp 1
Solid Waste Technology and Management (2010), Thomas Christensen (Editor), 1024 pages, Förlag: Wiley, ISBN: 978-1-4051-7517-3 (e-bok)
A. Lagerkvist (Ed.) (2003) Landfill Technology. Div. of Waste Science and Technology, LTU.
Supplementary material, mainly scientific articles.

Course offered by
Department of Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering

CodeDescriptionGrade scaleCrStatusFrom periodTitle
0002Passed oral and written presentationU G#7.50MandatoryA22

Syllabus established
by Department of Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering 08 Feb 2011

Last revised
by Assistant Director of Undergraduate Studies Eva Gunneriusson, Department of Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering 10 Feb 2022