1.       Introduction and laboratory safety.

2.       Types of pollutants.

3.       Sampling design and samples handling.

4.       Precision and accuracy of measurements.

5.       Determination of pH, dissolved oxygen, electric conductivity and salinity.

6.       Determination of chemical and biochemical oxygen demand.

7.       Determination of nitrogen (ammonia, nitrate and Kjeldahl nitrogen) and phosphorus.

8.       Spectrophotometric methods of analysis.

9.       Ion chromatography.

10.   Atomic emission spectroscopy.