Ecological Risk Assessment

(Course Code: 119KEY, Course outline)

Semester:  7 Teaching Credits: 3 ECTS Credits: 5 Type:

Optional Compulsory

Prerequisite Courses:  – Course type: Skills development Instructor:  Ioannis Matsinos

With the successful completion of the course students will be able to:
• Understand the concept of environmental risk
• Focus on ecological systems through ecological risk assessment
• Use theoretical tools, using the Ramas Ecolab software

Topics per Week:
Theory – Lectures
(hours / week)
Exercises – Laboratories
(hours / week)
Other Activities:  –
Notes: Lecture slides in PowerPoint format, written instructions for the laboratory exercises
Basic Textbook:
  • Αλεξανδρή-Χατζηαντωνίου Ε., (2000), «Βιολογία: Η μελέτη της ζωής», Εκδόσεις Σταμούλης Α., σελίδες 266
  • Campbell N.A., 2002. Biology, 4th edition. Benjamin Cummings Publishing, 1206 pp.
  • Campbell N.A., 2006. Biology: Concepts & connections, 5th edition. Pearson/Benjamin Cummings783 pp.

The course is taught in Greek. For exchange students, English literature is proposed and examinations are given in English

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