DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE

MOUNT CARMEL COLLEGE

Year of establishment: 1993

HOD:Dr ( Mrs). Helen R. Kennedy ,Associate Professor, M.Sc, B.Ed., M.Phil, and PGD Pollution analysis, PhD.

Vision:

“Empowering students with required skills for protecting our fragile environment”

Mission:

“A Commitment towards practicing and preaching activities that leads to a pollution free environment”

Objectives:

To help students acquire skills for identifying and solving environmental problems and to develop evaluation ability and consider the environment in its totality

 Post Graduate Diploma in Environmental Management and Auditing 

Courses offered

UG – B.Sc

  • Chemistry / Zoology / Environmental Science
  • Chemistry / Botany / Environmental Science
  • Environmental Studies module for all the II Degree students

Titles of the Papers offered

I P-1
  • Theory : Earth Science and its Chemistry
  • Practical’s : Physico chemical analysis of water
II P-II
  • Theory: Ecological Studies
  • Practical’s : Ecological Methods
III P-III
  • Theory: Environmental Microbiology and Microbial Biotechnology
  • Practical’s : Environmental Microbiology and Microbial Biotechnology
IV P-IV
  • Theory: Research Methodology Biostatistics and Instrumentation
  • Practical’s : Biostatistics and Extension of Research(Community Development Project and Field visit)
V P-VP-VI
  • Theory: Natural Resources Management
  • Practical’s : Topographic Mapping and Natural Resources Management
  • Theory : Water Pollution and Environmental Toxicology
  • Practical’s: Waste Water Analysis
VI P-VII P-VIII
  • Theory: Air, Soil, Noise and Radioactive Pollution
  • Practical’s : Air, Soil and Noise Analysis
  • Theory : Safety, Health and Environmental Management
  • Practicals: Dissertation

The faculties of the department function as Adjunct faculty to

PG Science department in Handling Research Methodology

Research Projects and community development projects executed:

  1. Working in association with KSPCB/KCDC for solid waste management.
  2. Associated with ICMR for Air and Water quality assessment of Bangalore
  3. Associated with Greenpeace – Ban the Bulb campaign
  4. Associated with Centre for Environmental Education- Environmental Awareness projects.
  5. Associated with Karnataka state pollution control board – Environmental Awareness projects.
  6. Associated with SAHAAS and TERI – Environmental Awareness projects.

 

PROJECTS COMPLETED

  1. Bioremediation of BEL industrial effluent using chlorella
  2. A project on Water Quality Assessment of Bangalore city ICMR (Indian Council of Medical Research)-ROHC (Regional Occupational Health Centre)
  3. Analysis of Recreational Water -M.E.G. Swimming Pool
  4. Study on the Exposure Assessment of Benzene and its Health Effects – ICMR(2005)
  5. Study of Environmental Management System at India Cements Ltd, Chennai
  6. Bioremediation of heavy metals using Vetiver ,Cana, and Eichornia
  7. Conducted workshop on herbal wealth and healthy life –supported by Ministry of environment and bio diversity board –NATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL AWARENESS CAMPAIGN-2013
  8. Noise level monitoring at Bangalore city-2013
  9. Developing stepwise treatment for Belandur lake 2014
  10. Solid Waste composting in college
  11. Monitoring ground water quality Near subramanyapura lake ,Gubblala 2016
  12. Collected Data for Tree Mapping Census along Race course road ,Palace road to ban the steel flyover from Basesveshwara Circle at Hebbal-2017

Short Term Research Project

  1. Study of the impact by Bellandur lake and accumulation of pollutants in Ground water-supported by National referral centre for lead poisoning in India ,St johns medical college and Quality Council of India
  2. Study on lead poisoning from jewelery and Hair dyes and its impact on young girls supported by National referral centre for lead poisoning in India St johns medical college and Quality Council of India

Contact:

Email-id: evs@mccblr.edu.in

Website: www.ecoethnos.com

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