Scientific Methods in Environmental Engineering

  • Credits 5  credits
  • Education level Second cycle
  • Study location Distance with no obligatory meetings
  • Course code MTK328
  • Main area Environmental Engineering

Today, mankind is facing many global challenges like climate change and plastic pollution, which can only be solved by collaboration among different key-players in several fields of science and society. This requires a trans-disciplinary dialogue where scientists from different fields have to learn each other's scientific languages and how to use specific tools.
In this course you will learn about research methods in environmental engineering as well as social science to better prepare you for scientific work solving cross-disciplinary challenges, a requirement to achieve sustainable development.

Occasions for this course

Autumn semester 2024

  • Autumn semester 2024


    5 credits


    2024-11-25 - 2025-01-12 (part time 50%)

    Education level

    Second cycle

    Course type

    Freestanding course

    Application code




    Study location

    Independent of location

    Teaching form

    Distance learning
    Number of mandatory occasions including examination: 0
    Number of other physical occasions: 0

    Course syllabus & literature

    See course plan and literature list (MTK328)

    Specific requirements

    120 credits of which 90 credits engineering and/or natural science. In addition Swedish course B/Swedish course 3 and English course B/English course 6 are required. For courses given entirely in English exemption is made from the requirement in Swedish course B/Swedish course 3.


    University credits

Questions about the course?

If you have any questions about the course, please contact the Course Coordinator.