ĶVT507 Groundwater Treatment Technologies

Code ĶVT507
Name Groundwater Treatment Technologies
Status Compulsory/Courses of Limited Choice; Courses of Free Choice
Level and type Post-graduate Studies, Academic
Field of study Chemistry and Chemical Technology
Faculty Department of General Chemical Engineering
Academic staff Juris Mālers
Credit points 2.0 (3.0 ECTS)
Parts 1
Annotation In this course are analyzed lot of existent and original polluted groundwater remediation technologies. These technologies are based on surface and in situ methods and are applied for removing organic as well inorganic pollutants from groundwater..
Goals and objectives
of the course in terms
of competences and skills
Goal of the course is to give knowledges about the remediation technologies of groundwater polluted with different chemicals. Student has a good knowledges about contemporary and specific remediation technologies of groundwater and he knows to evaluate and choose the optimal depending from specific character of situation.
Learning outcomes
and assessment
Demonstrate the ability to orientate among the various types of groundwater remediation technologies and identify them. - Assessment methods and criteria: examination; the ability to select the remediation technology corresponding the pollution type and consideration.
Are able to compare one of the technology with alternative and make a decision about witch is more optimal for situation. - Assessment methods and criteria; examination. The ability to analyze the situation and make the argumentation of the choice of technology.
Are able to combine different methods in the one technological scheme for getting the necessary result. - Assessment methods and criteria: examination. The ability to develop technological scheme consisted from more than one methods for getting the necessary result.
Are able to classify and compare the advantages and disadvantages of various technologies in oder to eliminate the same pollutant - Assessment methods and criteria: examination. The ability to analyze advantages and disadvantages of the technologies to eliminate the same pollutant.
Course prerequisites English and Russian languages, chemistry, general chemical technology, processis and units of chemical technology

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