WATER AND SEWAGE TECHNOLOGY

Course ID: IIS-SE>WASETE
Course title: WATER AND SEWAGE TECHNOLOGY
Semester: 4 / Spring
ECTS: 5
Lectures/Classes: 30 / 30 hours
Field of study: Environmental Engineering
Study cycle: 1st cycle
Type of course: optional
Prerequisites: Chemistry
Contact person: PhD Katarzyna Pawęska, katarzyna.paweska@upwr.edu.pl
Short description: The main aim of the course is to refer the students with the basic measures of water and wastewater pollution, wastewater treatment processes as well as technologies used to achieve the necessary degree of pollution reduction.
Full description: Technologies of removing dissolved solids, colloids and suspensions from water. Rules for selection of technological systems and devices depending on the composition of the treated water and the requirements for water quality by the public water supply. Quantitative and qualitative characteristics of wastewater. Methods for removal of nutrients from wastewater. Water and wastewater management in industrial plants. Wastewater treatment in conditions close to natural. Sewage sludge management.
Bibliography: Metcalf and Eddy, Wastewater Engineering Treatment and Reuse,
Learning outcomes: Knowledge Student knows the basic measure of water and wastewater pollution; knows the operation and performance of equipment for water and wastewater purification; knows methods of water and wastewater treatment; knows examples of technological solutions for water and wastewater treatment plants; knows technical and technological IŚ1A_W12 Skills Student can describe and match the suitable method and technological equipment for water and wastewater treatment due to the type of contaminants removed from water and sewage; can design selected equipment for treatment of technological wastewater (mechanical and biological stage); IŚ1A_U11
Assessment methods and assessment criteria: grade obtained at classes (60%) + grade obtained at lectures (40%)

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