ADVANCED WASTE TREATMENT TECHNOLOGIES (UHU)

SHE Level 5
SCQF Credit Points 12.00
ECTS Credit Points 6.00
Module Code MMH225926
Module Leader Juan Luis Aguado Casas
School School of Computing, Engineering and Built Environment
Subject Civil Engineering and Environmental Management
Trimesters
  • A (September start)
  • B (January start)
  • C (May start)

Summary of Content

As per joint venture with UHU and LAMK universities.

Syllabus

As per joint venture with UHU and LAMK universities.

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this module students should be able to1. Understand the basics of thermal treatment processes of solid wastes.2. Understand the major components and operating parameters of waste treatment technologies.3. Know the fundamentals of technologies for the off-gas treatment and disposal of wastes.4. Carry out mass and energy balances to the waste-to-energy system and individual units.5. Understand the economic issues related to waste treatment processes.

Teaching / Learning Strategy

As per joint venture with UHU and LAMK universities.

Indicative Reading

As per joint venture with UHU and LAMK universities.

Transferrable Skills

As per joint venture with UHU and LAMK universities.

Module Structure

Activity Total Hours
Lectures (FT) 24.00
Independent Learning (FT) 66.00
Tutorials (FT) 12.00
Assessment (FT) 18.00

Assessment Methods

Component Duration Weighting Threshold Description
Coursework 1 n/a 60.00 45% 2000 words for written assignment including essay
Exam (Dept) 01 2.00 40.00 45% Multiple choice exam