Thematic Area 1: Scientific Background
It provides the basic scientific background in order to bring all students at a common level since they will most probably have different educational backgrounds. The students after developing specific competencies for understanding the basic processes related to the fields of hydrology, hydraulics, ecology, chemistry and microbiology, will be able to follow the rest of the postgraduate course with the more specialised topics. The students start to acquire an ability to function in multi-national teams and the community of the postgraduate course is strengthened.
The modules included in Thematic Area 1 are: