Soil and Groundwater Remediation

Korea University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Soil and Groundwater Remediation

  • Host University

    Korea University

  • Location

    Seoul, South Korea

  • Area of Study

    Conservation, Environmental Studies, Environmental Sustainability

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations


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    Hours & Credits

  • Host University Units

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview

    Course Objective
    A variety of technologies have been adopted to ensure contaminants are either removed from a site or treated so they no longer pose a threat to human health and the environment. The class provides information for students to understand how to identify contaminants and assess their potential threats, characterize and investigate sites, and treat or remove contaminants.

    Textbook, Material

    • U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA). 2017.
    • Nanthi S. Bolan, Mary B. Kirkham, Yong Sik Ok. 2017. Spoil to Soil: Mine Site Rehabilitation and Revegetation. CRC Press, USA

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.

Please reference fall and spring course lists as not all courses are taught during both semesters.

Availability of courses is based on enrollment numbers. All students should seek pre-approval for alternate courses in the event of last minute class cancellations