Senior design projekt in Waste Science, advanced 15 Credits

Projekt i Avfallsteknik, fördjupning
Second cycle, A7008B
Course syllabus valid: Autumn 2016 Sp 1 - Present
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Syllabus established
by Department of Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering 08 Feb 2011

Last revised
by Eva Gunneriusson 22 Jan 2016

Education level
Second cycle
Grade scale
U G#
Environmental Engineering
Subject group (SCB)
Environmental Care and Enivronmental Protection

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

- Be able to plan, implement and evaluate experimental work

- Independently plan, carry out and present a project


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



Project planning, experimental work in the lab and/or field. Independent work. Oral and written presentation.


Oral and written presentation.

Jurate Kumpiene

Literature. Valid from Autumn 2016 Sp 1 (May change until 10 weeks before course start)
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

0001Passed oral and written presentation15.0U G#