C1U2 Unit Plan

Course 1: Introduction to the online module on Water Quality Assessment

Unit 2: Water and Life


In this unit we will introduce some basic terminology and we will show you how life in water is affected by the physical properties of water.

Learning Objectives:

  • To understand the extra-ordinary physical properties of water and how these affect aquatic life
  • To review the hydrological cycle
  • To learn about the distribution of water in the hydrosphere
  • To be able to describe the different zones and communities of living organisms in lakes and rivers

Things to Do:

  • View the Powerpoint presentation entitled Water&Life-def

Places to Go:


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