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Syllabus 2018-19 - 76713010 - Environmental Biotechnology and Bioremediation (Biotecnología ambiental y biorremediación)

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  • Level 1: Tutorial support sessions, materials and exams in this language
  • Level 2: Tutorial support sessions, materials, exams and seminars in this language
  • Level 3: Tutorial support sessions, materials, exams, seminars and regular lectures in this language
DEGREE: Máster Univ. en Biotecnología y biomedicina
FACULTY: Centre for Postgraduate Studies of the University of Jaen

ACADEMIC YEAR: 2018-19
SYLLABUS
1. COURSE BASIC INFORMATION
NAME: Environmental Biotechnology and Bioremediation
CODE: 76713010 ACADEMIC YEAR: 2018-19
LANGUAGE: English LEVEL: 2
ECTS CREDITS: 3.0 YEAR: 1 SEMESTER: SC
 
2. LECTURER BASIC INFORMATION
NAME: SÁNCHEZ VILLASCLARAS, SEBASTIÁN
DEPARTMENT: U122 - INGENIERÍA QUIM.,AMBIENTAL Y DE LOS MAT.
FIELD OF STUDY: 555 - INGENIERÍA QUÍMICA
OFFICE NO.: B3 - 406 E-MAIL: ssanchez@ujaen.es P: 953212219
WEBSITE: https://www10.ujaen.es/conocenos/departamentos/ingqui/3451
LANGUAGE: - LEVEL: 1
 
NAME: MARTÍNEZ CAÑAMERO, MAGDALENA
DEPARTMENT: U130 - CIENCIAS DE LA SALUD
FIELD OF STUDY: 630 - MICROBIOLOGÍA
OFFICE NO.: B3 - 259 E-MAIL: canamero@ujaen.es P: 953212701
WEBSITE: http://www10.ujaen.es/conocenos/departamentos/ciesal/area-de-microbiologia
LANGUAGE: - LEVEL: 2
 
3. CONTENT DESCRIPTION

Unit 1. Conventional treatment of urban and industrial wastewater.

Unit 2. Treatment of sewage sludge

Unit 3. Use of clean technologies in domestic, industrial and agricultural waste

Unit 4. Bioremediation of organic and inorganic pollutants

Unit 5. Recovery of heavy metals in polluted water using microorganisms

Unit 6. Interactions soil-plant and plant-miroorganismos: environmental applications and agrobiological

Unit 7. Biomonitoring: use of biosensors and biomarkers in environmental monitoring programs and ecotoxicological assessment

 

4. COURSE DESCRIPTION AND TEACHING METHODOLOGY

In the development of the course can be differentiated four activities:

  - Delivery of lectures,

  - Practical classes (seminars and lab sections)

  - Other academically supervised activities (individual and group tutorials)

-  Global continuous assessment

Students with special educational needs should contact the Student Attention Service (Servicio de Atención y Ayudas al Estudiante) in order to receive the appropriate academic support

5. ASSESSMENT METHODOLOGY

*   Control student attendance to theoretical and practical classes will be held.

* Laboratory practices and technical visits are mandatory.

* During the development of laboratory practices and mentoring system will be implemented a tracking control.

* Oral and written tests of theoretical and practical knowledge will be carried out.

* Assessment of exercises proposed students during the development of the course

6. BOOKLIST
MAIN BOOKLIST:
  • Environmental biotechnology. Edition: Repr.. Author: Scragg, Alan. Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University, 2010  (Library)
  • Environmental Biotechnology [Recurso electrónico]. Edition: 1st.. Author: Wang, Lawrence K.. Publisher: Totowa, NJ : Springer Science + Business Media, LLC, 2010.  (Library)
ADDITIONAL BOOKLIST:
  • Ingeniería de bioprocesos. Edition: -. Author: Díaz, Mario. Publisher: Madrid : Paraninfo, 2012  (Library)