Environmental Engineering (300AQM002)

Basic Information

  • Course code number and name: 300AQM002, Environmental Engineering.
  • Credits and contact hours: 3 credit hours, 3 hours per week
  • Course coordinator: William Andrés Ocampo.
  • Prerequisites: None.
  • Type of course: Selected elective.

Text book

  • Introduction to Environmental Engineering and Science, 3rd Edition, G.M. Masters, W.P. Ela, 2007.

Supplemental materials

  • Water Quality Control Handbook, 2nd Edition, E. Alley, 2006.
  • Handbook of Environmental Health, 4th Edition, H. Koren, M. Bisesi, 2003.
  • Handbook of Environmental Engineering Calculations, C.C: Lee, S.D. Lin, 2000.
  • Air Pollution, D.H.F. Liu, B.G. Lipták, 2000.
  • Wastewater Engineering: Treatment and Resource Recovery, Metcalf & Eddy, Inc., G. Tchobanoglous, H.D. Stensel, R. Tsuchihashi, 2013.
  • Integral Management of Solid Waste, G. Tchobanoglous, H. Theisen, S. Virgil, 1994.

Specific course information

  • The scope of this course is related to the use of natural resources and the effects resulting from domestic, industrial, agricultural, livestock, forestry and mining activities; and special attention is given to the solution of water, air and soil pollution. Ultimately, the objective of the course is that students integrate knowledge around the adequate environmental management in organizations within a perspective of social responsibility

Specific goals of the course

Learning objectives:
  • To analyze the technologies mainly used for the treatment of contaminant solid, liquid and gaseous effluents.
  • To identify the current methodologies for the management of solid and liquid waste and for the handling of atmospheric pollutants.
  • To propose alternatives for the use of industrial and domestic solid and liquid waste
Relationship with student outcomes
Student Outcomes
Relevance 2 2 3 2 3 2

1: low relevance; 2: medium relevance; 3: high relevance.

Topics of the course

  • Prevention and control of atmospheric pollution.
  • Prevention and control of noise pollution.
  • Prevention and control of the pollution of water resources.
  • Treatment of wastewater.
  • Prevention and control of pollution by solid waste.
  • Prevention and control of pollution by hazardous waste.
undergraduate/dptocivileindustrial/environmentalengineering.txt · Última modificación: 2014/10/12 14:17 por lsosorio
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