Water and drainage technology
2015-2016 - BYG2291 - 10 ECTS

Expected learning outcomes

After completing the course, students will have basic knowledge of wiring for both water supply, sewerage and stormwater systems. In addition, students will have a general knowledge of water treatment and wastewater purification methods.

Skills:
The students should be able to:

  • describe the main components of a water supply, sewage, and stormwater system
  • describe the most common treatment methods for drinking water and wastewater
  • describe known methods for treatment and use of sludge
  • make a reasoned choice between available drinking water sources
  • make a reasoned choice between water treatment and wastewater purification methods
  • explain the basic operation of the water treatment and wastewater purification facilities

General competence:
The students should be able to:

  • convey overview of the subject, for simple judgment and communication

Topic(s)

  • Transport systems
  • Operation of water treatment and wastewater purification facilities
  • Water treatment and wastewater purification
  • Sludge

Teaching Methods

Excurcions
Group works
E-learning
Project work

Teaching Methods (additional text)

The course is offered as combined online and excursions/collections. Lectures and guidance is performed using a web conference.

Form(s) of Assessment

Evaluation of Project(s)

Form(s) of Assessment (additional text)

1 project, individually

Grading Scale

Alphabetical Scale, A(best) – F (fail)

External/internal examiner

2 internal examinors

Re-sit examination

Next scheduled

Coursework Requirements

2-5 compulsory assignments.

Teaching Materials

Norsk vann (2012): Vann- og avløpsteknikk