141.281 radioecology
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2021W, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC, to be held in blocked form
TUWEL

Course evaluation

Properties

  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VO Lecture
  • Format: Hybrid

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to

1.) describe the behaviour of radionuclides in ecological systems, 

2.) apply qualitatevly and quantitativly transport models,

3.) estimate radiation exposure due to radioavtive sources,

4.) calculate specific application cases,

5.) evaluate the emission of radioactive substances into the environment based on specific cases e.g. Chernobyl, Fukushima, indoor radon and finaly

6.) rank radiation caused health risks.    

Subject of course

Basics and methods for calculations and measuring techniques to assess population exposure from ionizing radiation

terrestrial and cosmic radaition, release of radiaactive material in water bodies and the atmosphere,

examples of previous releases

Teaching methods

Lecture and discussion of basics, case studies, research and evaluation of literature

Mode of examination

Written

Additional information

Obligatory preliminary discussion: Tu 5/10/2021, 14:30 - 15:00, online via TUWEL / Zoom

Lecturers

Institute

Course dates

DayTimeDateLocationDescription
Tue14:30 - 15:0005.10.2021 online via Zoom (LIVE)141.281 Radioecology obligatory preliminary discussion
Wed14:00 - 16:0013.10.2021 - 26.01.2022 online via Zoom (LIVE)141.281 VO Radioecology
radioecology - Single appointments
DayDateTimeLocationDescription
Tue05.10.202114:30 - 15:00 online via Zoom141.281 Radioecology obligatory preliminary discussion
Wed13.10.202114:00 - 16:00 online via Zoom141.281 VO Radioecology
Wed20.10.202114:00 - 16:00 online via Zoom141.281 VO Radioecology
Wed27.10.202114:00 - 16:00 online via Zoom141.281 VO Radioecology
Wed17.11.202114:00 - 16:00 online via Zoom141.281 VO Radioecology
Wed24.11.202114:00 - 16:00 online via Zoom141.281 VO Radioecology
Wed01.12.202114:00 - 16:00 online via Zoom141.281 VO Radioecology
Wed15.12.202114:00 - 16:00 online via Zoom141.281 VO Radioecology
Wed12.01.202214:00 - 16:00 online via Zoom141.281 VO Radioecology
Wed19.01.202214:00 - 16:00 online via Zoom141.281 VO Radioecology
Wed26.01.202214:00 - 16:00 online via Zoom141.281 VO Radioecology
Course is held blocked

Examination modalities

Written examination based on a list of questions (32 questions), 3 questions, 1 hour duration

OR

elaboration, presentation and discussion of a case study

Exams

DayTimeDateRoomMode of examinationApplication timeApplication modeExam
Wed17:30 - 18:3009.02.2022 written10.01.2022 12:00 - 02.02.2022 00:00TISS1. Termin (online, 17:30 - 18:30)
Wed17:30 - 18:3023.02.2022 written13.01.2022 00:00 - 16.02.2022 00:00TISS2. Termin (online, 17:30 - 18:30)
Wed - 16.03.2022written13.01.2022 00:00 - 09.03.2022 00:00TISS3. Termin (17:30 - 18:30)
Wed - 29.06.2022written13.01.2022 00:00 - 22.06.2022 00:00TISS4. Termin (17:30 - 18:30)

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
02.09.2021 12:00 08.10.2021 12:00

Curricula

Literature

Lecture presentations and examination questions are available (download via TISS).

Language

German