As a student of this course you will be introduced to the basic processes used in waste management. You will learn how to effectively and responsibly handle waste. After finishing your studies, you will be understand not only the chemistry, physics or properties of each type of waste, but you will also be knowledgeable in legislative matters of waste management. You will therefore be employable in civil service and inspection offices, for example. Other potential positions that might interest you after graduating this course could be the position of Waste Manager or a Technologist in waste treatment institutions.