Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Wastewater Engineering CVM 452 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 BEYTULLAH EREN
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Course Objective In this course treatment plant design criteria to investigate the alternatives of the project, appropriate treatment processes selection and system design and aimed to gain the knowledge and skills related to cost calculation of the project.
Course Content
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 You can specify the characteristics and quantities of wastewater. Lecture, Discussion, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
2 You can design the processes applied in the purification of domestic wastewater Lecture, Drilland Practice, Project Based Learning, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
3 The treatment facilities in accordance with the design criteria can develop treatment alternatives. Lecture, Drilland Practice, Project Based Learning, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
4 Treatment facilities needed to select appropriate instrumentation and equipment required in the construction of the system. Lecture, Drilland Practice, Project Based Learning, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
5 Can make the cost calculations of Treatment plant project Lecture, Drilland Practice, Project Based Learning, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Wastewater Transport and Components.
2 Wastewater Discharge Standards for Wastewater Treatment Systems
3 Preliminary and primary treatment systems
4 Secondary Treatment Systems
5 Tertiary Treatment Systems
6 Treatment facilities planning and design principles
7 Basic operations applied in Wastewater Treatment, Processes
8 Theory of Biological Treatment. Activated Sludge Systems.
9 Design of Activated Sludge Process
10 Midterm Exam
11 Biological nutrient removal design
12 Trickling Filter. Bio-discs.
13 Stabilization Ponds in Land Treatment Methods
14 Selection of Treatment Strategy
Course Notes Wastewater Engineering Lecture Notes (Not Published)
Course Resources 1. Tchobanoglous, G., "Wastewater Treatment, Disposal and Reuse", Metcalf &Eddy, Mc Graw-Hill Book Comp., New York, 2003.
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.
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.
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.
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. X
5 Engineering graduates with skills in designing and conducting experiments, collecting data, analyzing and interpreting the results in order to evaluate engineering problems. X
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
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.
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. X
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.
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 50
1. Kısa Sınav 10
2. Kısa Sınav 10
1. Ödev 10
1. Performans Görevi (Uygulama) 20
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 50
1. Final 50
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 3 48
Mid-terms 1 8 8
Quiz 2 4 8
Assignment 1 6 6
Performance Task (Application) 1 8 8
Final examination 1 10 10
Total Workload 136
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.44
dersAKTSKredisi 5