Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Operation Of Treatment Plants CVM 438 8 3 + 0 3 5
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Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Dr.Öğr.Üyesi BERNA KIRIL MERT
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Course Objective Operation of Treatment Plants covering Engineering sciences and design deals with the teach theoretical and practical knowledge related kinds of treatment processes and equipments , establish of treatment plants, operation of treatment plants, maintaining of treatment plants, problems and solutions, control and management of treatment plants.
Course Content Introduction, Overview of Treatment Plants Operation of Treatment Plants - Wastewater Characteristics Screens, Grinders, Comminutors and Grit Champers Sedimentation and Flotation Operation Physical Treatment Plants Packed Treatment and Oxidation Ditches Sludge and Scum Collection Apparatus Activated Sludge Systems Operation of Activated Sludge Systems - Operation of Biological Treatment Plants - Analysis and Presentation of Measurement Results Basic Mathematics Formulas and Applications Used in Operation of Treatment Plants - Design, Project, Operation of Packed Wastewater Treatment Plant Homework.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Memorize engineering information about Operation of Treatment Plants Lecture, Question-Answer, Demonstration, Testing, Homework,
2 Understand treatment processes and recognize equipments Lecture, Demonstration, Case Study, Oral Exam, Homework,
3 Establish, operate ad maintain treatment plants, solve related problems Lecture, Demonstration, Brain Storming, Self Study, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
4 Control and management of treatment plants. Lecture, Question-Answer, Demonstration, Case Study, Homework, Performance Task,
5 Description, modeling and solution in Environmental Engineering problems Lecture, Demonstration, Self Study, Homework, Performance Task,
6 Description, modeling and solution in wastewater treatment problems
7 Design a sample package treatment plant
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Introduction, Overview of Treatment Plants
2 Operation of Treatment Plants
3 Wastewater Characteristics
4 Screens, Grinders, Comminutors and Grit Champers
5 Sedimentation and Flotation
6 Operation Physical Treatment Plants
7 Packed Treatment and Oxidation Ditches
8 Sludge and Scum Collection Apparatus
9 Activated Sludge Systems
10 Operation of Activated Sludge Systems
11 Operation of Biological Treatment Plants
12 Analysis and Presentation of Measurement Results
13 Basic Mathematics Formulas and Applications Used in Operation of Treatment Plants
14 Design, Project, Operation of Packed Wastewater Treatment Plant Homework
Resources
Course Notes Metcalf &Eddy, “Wastewater Engineering”, McGraw-Hill Int. Ed., USA.
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Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Engineering graduates with sufficient knowledge background on science and engineering subjects of their related area, and who are skillful in implementing theoretical and practical knowledge for modelling and solving engineering problems. X
2 Engineering graduates with skills in identifying, describing, formulating and solving complex engineering problems, and thus,deciding and implementing appropriate methods for analyzing and modelling. X
3 Engineering graduates with skills in designing a complex system, process, device or product under realistic constraints and conditions to meet specific requirements; for this purpose, skills in implementing modern design methods. X
4 Engineering graduates with skills in developing, selecting and implementing modern techniques and tools required for engineering applications as well as with skills in using information technologies effectively.
5 Engineering graduates with skills in designing and conducting experiments, collecting data, analyzing and interpreting the results in order to evaluate engineering problems.
6 Engineering graduates who are able to work within a one discipline or multi-discipline team,as well as who are able to work individually X
7 Engineering graduates who are able to effectively communicate orally and officially in Turkish Language as well as who knows at least one foreign language.
8 Engineering graduates with motivation to life-long learning and having known significance of continuous education beyond undergraduate studies for science and technology.
9 Engineering graduates with well-structured responsibilities in profession and ethics. X
10 Engineering graduates having knowledge about practices in professional life such as project management, risk management and change management, and who are aware of innovation and sustainable development.
11 Engineering graduates having knowledge about universal and social effects of engineering applications on health, environment and safety, as well as having awareness for juridical consequences of engineering solutions. X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 45
1. Kısa Sınav 10
2. Kısa Sınav 10
1. Ödev 20
1. Performans Görevi (Arazi Çalışması) 15
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 60
1. Final 40
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 3 48
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 2 32
Mid-terms 1 15 15
Assignment 1 10 10
Performance Task (Laboratory) 1 20 20
Total Workload 125
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5
dersAKTSKredisi 5