EXT8009 : Process Science and Engineering
- Offered for Year: 2020/21
- Module Leader(s):
- Owning School: Engineering
- Teaching Location: Off Campus
|Semester 1 Credit Value:||10|
To acquire and demonstrate knowledge of the basic principles of water chemistry, physics, microbiology and chemical engineering as applied to the treatment of water and wastewater.
Outline Of Syllabus
Aqueous chemistry: moles and equivalents, kinetics and equilibria including the concepts of pH, solubility and alkalinity.
Fundamental process engineering: mass balance, mass transfer and elementary chemical reactor theory.
Fluid physics: flow, pressure and energy relationships for water flowing through pipes and porous media.
Introductory cell biology: basic microbiology and biochemistry relating to water and wastewater processes.
Teaching Rationale And Relationship
The format of resits will be determined by the Board of Examiners
|Written Examination||150||1||M||100||Multiple choice examination.|
Assessment Rationale And Relationship