ENGEV341-19B (HAM)

Environmental Engineering 2

15 Points

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Paper Description

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This paper covers the design, operation and management of unit processes used in environmental engineering including air, water, wastewater, stormwater, waste, soil, noise, treatment and control.

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Paper Structure

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The course will be taught using a combination of lectures, tutorials, reading, laboratory and field work .

Important Note for International Students: For international students in New Zealand under student visas, regular attendance is part of your visa obligation and is checked as a requirement on the University under the Code of Practice for the Pastoral Care of International Students, to which the University is a signatory. Academic staff are formally required to monitor attendance in classes and submission of compulsory assessment events/items and to report to Waikato International in the event that any problem with irregular attendance or non-submission is not resolved.

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Learning Outcomes

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Students who successfully complete the course should be able to:

  • Design and size a range of environmental engineering unit processes.
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  • Operate range of environmental engineering unit processes.
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  • Manage a range of environmental engineering unit processes.
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Assessment Components

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The internal assessment/exam ratio (as stated in the University Calendar) is 50:50. There is no final exam. The final exam makes up 50% of the overall mark.

The internal assessment/exam ratio (as stated in the University Calendar) is 50:50 or 0:0, whichever is more favourable for the student. The final exam makes up either 50% or 0% of the overall mark.

Component DescriptionDue Date TimePercentage of overall markSubmission MethodCompulsory
1. Test 1
16 Aug 2019
3:00 PM
2. Test 2
11 Oct 2019
3:00 PM
3. Lab and field trip reports (4 and 4)
  • Online: Submit through Moodle
4. Exam
Assessment Total:     100    
Failing to complete a compulsory assessment component of a paper will result in an IC grade
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Required and Recommended Readings

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Recommended Readings

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"Introduction to Environmental Engineering" by Cornwell and Davis, 5th Edition, McGraw-Hill.

"Environmental Engineering Science" by Nazaroff and Cohen.

"An Introduction to Environmental Engineering” By Vesilind, Morgan and Heine, 3rd Edition, Cengage Learning.

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Online Support

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This paper has a Moodle page (http://elearn.waikato.ac.nz) where class notices, assignments, and readings will be given (unless handed out in class).

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Lectures/tutorials: 36 hours

Labs and field trips: 24 hours

Total contact hours: 60 hours

Lab/field reports: approximately 27 hours

Test preparation: approximately 18 hours

Exam preparation: approximately 45 hours

Total number of non-contact hours: approximately 90 hours

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Linkages to Other Papers

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Prerequisites: ENMP223 or ENGCV223 or ENGCB223 or ENME323 or ENGME323 or ENMP221 or ENGME221 or ENGEV241 or ENMP241




Restricted papers: ENMP341

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