Advanced Water & Wastewater Treatment - CVEN4504

Faculty: Faculty of Engineering

School: School of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Course Outline:

Campus: Kensington Campus

Career: Undergraduate

Units of Credit: 6

EFTSL: 0.12500 (more info)

Indicative Contact Hours per Week: 4

Enrolment Requirements:

Prerequisite: CVEN3502

CSS Contribution Charge: 2 (more info)

Tuition Fee: See Tuition Fee Schedule

Further Information: See Class Timetable

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Detailed examination of unit processes used in water and wastewater treatment including chemical selection, dosing and mixing, coagulation, flocculation, clarification, filtration and disinfection technology in water treatment and sedimentation and aerobic and anaerobic biological processes in wastewater treatment. Integrated design of water and wastewater treatment facilities with attention given to both conventional and advanced treatment technologies such as membrane and advanced oxidation processes (AOPs) and the application of online measurements and process control for treatment system monitoring.


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