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
Trimester
  • A (September start)

Summary of Content

As per joint venture with UHU and LAB universities.

Syllabus

As per joint venture with UHU and LAB 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 LAB universities.

Indicative Reading

As per joint venture with UHU and LAB universities.

Transferrable Skills

As per joint venture with UHU and LAB universities.

Module Structure

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

Assessment Methods

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