ENVIRONMENTAL RADIOACTIVITY

Course Information
TitleΡΑΔΙΕΝΕΡΓΕΙΑ ΠΕΡΙΒΑΛΛΟΝΤΟΣ / ENVIRONMENTAL RADIOACTIVITY
CodeΜΦΠ716
FacultySciences
SchoolPhysics
Cycle / Level2nd / Postgraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter/Spring
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID40002507

Programme of Study: PPS Environmental Physics (2014-today)

Registered students: 3
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSElective CoursesWinter/Spring-4

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Instructors from Other Categories
Weekly Hours2
Class ID
600133759
Type of the Course
  • Scientific Area
Course Category
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Erasmus
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • English (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
First approach to environmental radioactivity issues. Description phenomena radioisotope dispersion in the environment. Transport mechanisms of radioactive and human effects.
General Competences
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
Radioactive nuclides of cosmogenic and terrestrial origin. Radioactivity of the atmosphere. Atmospheric dispersion of radioactive nuclides. Radioactivity in marine environment, rivers and lakes, tap water and thermal springs. Radioactivity in soil and plants. Radioactive nuclides of man-made origin. Uranium mines, enrichment and depleted uranium, radioactive wastes. Nuclear accidents and radioactive fallout. Radiation dosimetry
Educational Material Types
  • Slide presentations
  • Multimedia
  • Book
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Project
Total
Student Assessment
Description
Final written exam: students are invited to reply in writing to a number of issues on the matter of the course. Develop and presentations using Power Point. The tasks are optional and improve the student's score on the written exam
Student Assessment methods
  • Performance / Staging (Formative, Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
ΡΑΔΙΕΝΕΡΓΕΙΑ ΠΕΡΙΒΑΛΛΟΝΤΟΣ, Κ. ΠΑΠΑΣΤΕΦΑΝΟΥ, ΕΚΔΟΣΕΙΣ ΖΗΤΗ
Last Update
18-11-2015