University of Technology Sydney

48821 Principles of Environmental Engineering

6cp; weekly. Forms of attendance and mode of delivery in this subject have changed to enable social distancing and reduce the risks of spreading COVID-19 in our community.
Requisite(s): 48840 Water Supply and Wastewater Engineering



This subject teaches fundamental chemical, physical and biological principles which can be used to analyse data and formulate design solutions to environmental problems particularly related to water and air quality. The subject covers fluid flow in reactors, kinetics, material balances, nutrient cycles, transformation processes, and water and air resources and pollution. The way this knowledge is utilised by engineers for water and air quality engineering is examined.

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Spring session, City campus

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