Postgraduate

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Modules

EXT8011 : Hydraulic and Pumping Systems

Semesters
Semester 1 Credit Value: 10
ECTS Credits: 5.0

Aims

To provide the foundation in hydraulics and an understanding of pumping systems with reference to water and wastewater treatment flow sheets.

Outline Of Syllabus

Principles of channel flows, weir and flumes.
Hydraulic profiling.
Flow distribution, divisions and combination.
Flow through hydraulic structures and unit process.
Time varying flows through treatment works.
Pump system calculation.
Principles and sizing of pumps.
Sludge pumping systems.
Pumping station design.
Pump maintenance.

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Assessment Methods

The format of resits will be determined by the Board of Examiners

Other Assessment
Description Semester When Set Percentage Comment
Written exercise1M100Multiple Choice Exam
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