KEB-22306 Design of Water Treatment Processes, 5 cr

Additional information

Tämä kurssi ei sovellu opiskelijoille, jotka ovat suorittaneet kurssit Ympäristötekniikan fysikaaliset ja kemialliset operaatiot ja Ympäristöbiotekniikan operaatiot. Jos vain toinen kursseista on suoritettu, ota yhteyttä opintojakson vastuuhenkilöön.

Person responsible

Hannele Auvinen, Marja Palmroth


Implementation Period Person responsible Requirements
KEB-22306 2019-01 1 - 2 Hannele Auvinen
Marja Palmroth
Project work, essays and an oral exam related to the project work

Learning Outcomes

After completing the course, the student is able to: - Design water and sludge treatment unit processes - Evaluate the role of treatment processes in circular economy and climate change - Compare municipal and industrial wastewater characteristics and it's impact on treatment strategies - Compile a comprehensive Excel-report and peer review a report


Content Core content Complementary knowledge Specialist knowledge
1. Unit processes of drinking water treatment     
2. Unit processes of wastewater treatment  Nutrient recovery options  Climate change 
3. Unit processes of sludge treatment  Nutrient recovery options   
4. Treatment of industrial wastewater     
5. Design of unit processes     


Course Mandatory/Advisable Description
KEB-21301 Vesihuollon prosessit Mandatory    

Additional information about prerequisites
Students must have prerequisite knowledge on water treatment processes.

Correspondence of content

There is no equivalence with any other courses

Updated by: Palmroth Marja, 13.09.2019