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48840 Water Supply and Wastewater Engineering

6cp; 4hpw
Requisite(s): 65111 Chemistry 1
Anti-requisite(s): 48350 Environmental and Sanitation Engineering

Fields of practice: Civil Engineering and Environmental Engineering major


Undergraduate

Description

This subject provides civil and environmental engineering students with a detailed knowledge of: (i) water pollution control objectives, (ii) the design of potable water and sewage treatment processes, (iii) sewerage and water reticulation systems, and (iv) the advanced technologies used in the upgrading of water and wastewater treatment plants, desalination and water and biosolids re-use.

At the completion of this subject, students understand: public health and environmental objectives in water supply and wastewater disposal; the design concepts for drinking water and sewage treatment plants; sewerage systems and water reticulation systems; and new technologies developed to meet the new water quality and water re-use objectives.

Typical availability

Autumn session, City campus


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