ENGEV541-21A (HAM)

Advanced Water and Wastewater Engineering

15 Points

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Division of Health Engineering Computing & Science
School of Engineering

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Convenor(s)

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Administrator(s)

: mary.dalbeth@waikato.ac.nz
: natalie.shaw@waikato.ac.nz

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: cheryl.ward@waikato.ac.nz
: debby.dada@waikato.ac.nz

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Paper Description

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This course covers advanced aspects of design and operation of unit processes in water and waste water treatment, process modelling and simulation tools.
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Paper Structure

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The course will be taught using a combination of lectures, tutorials, readings, revision sessions and computer based assignments. Dates of tutorials and revision sessions will be announced via Moodle

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 paper should be able to:

  • Design conventional and advanced potable water treatment unit processes including chemical handling and storage, physical/chemical treatment, filtration and disinfection
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  • Design conventional and advanced domestic and industrial wastewater treatment unit processes including physical/chemical treatment, sedimentation, conventional and advanced nutrient removal biological treatment and tertiary polishing
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  • Use steady state and dynamic modelling methods for process design including simulation of plant performance under dry weather/storm flow conditions
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  • Design and simulate the performance of integrated treatment plants combining primary, secondary and tertiary unit processes.
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Assessment

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Assessment Components

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The internal assessment/exam ratio (as stated in the University Calendar) is 60:40. There is no final exam. The final exam makes up 40% of the overall mark.

The internal assessment/exam ratio (as stated in the University Calendar) is 60:40 or 0:0, whichever is more favourable for the student. The final exam makes up either 40% or 0% of the overall mark.

Component DescriptionDue Date TimePercentage of overall markSubmission MethodCompulsory
1. Class test
15 Apr 2021
No set time
10
  • In Class: In Lecture
2. Physical/chemical treatment assignment
12 Apr 2021
No set time
25
  • Online: Submit through Moodle
3. Biological treatment assignment
31 May 2021
No set time
25
  • Online: Submit through Moodle
4. Exam
40
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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Required Readings

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Water and wastewater engineering (Design, principles and practice), Mackenzie Davis, 2nd Edition, 2019, McGraw-Hill.
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Recommended Readings

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Wastewater engineering (Treatment and resource recovery), Metcalf and Eddy/Aecom, 5th Edition, 2014, McGraw-Hill.

Integrated design and operation of water treatment facilities, Susumu Kawamura, 2nd Edition, 2000, John Wiley and Sons, Inc.

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Other Resources

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Readings will be provided on moodle.
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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). Please ensure your email is up to date. It is your responsibility to check the site regularly. Instructions and updates will be posted on Moodle. Instructions and updates provided on Moodle and in lectures are considered to be given to the class as a whole.
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Workload

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5 contact hours per week, 10-12 hours per week reading, assignments and independent study,

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Linkages to Other Papers

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This paper builds on the fundamentals of science and engineering covered in years 1, 2, and 3 and the principles covered in Environmental Engineering 2 (ENGEV341).
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Prerequisite(s)

Prerequisite papers: ENGEV341 or ENMP341

Corequisite(s)

Equivalent(s)

Restriction(s)

Restricted papers: ENMP442

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