Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Drinking Water Treatment * CMZ   322 6 4 4 5

Prerequisites and co-requisites
Recommended Optional Programme Components None

Language of Instruction Turkish
Course Level First Cycle Programmes (Bachelor's Degree)
Course Type
Course Coordinator Assoc.Prof.Dr. Bülent SARI
Prof.Dr.AHMET YÜCEER1. Öğretim Grup:A
Prof.Dr.AHMET YÜCEER2. Öğretim Grup:A
To learn basic design criteria for water treatment processes and to understand how to maximize overall process efficiency through design approaches while minimizing costs; To cover practical design as well as construction procedures for actual water treatment design and construction practices; To provide experiences in realistic civil and environmental engineering design and construction practice
Potable water sources. Chemical, physical and biological properties of potable water. Water analyses, water quality standards, potable water treatment models, sieves, grits, bars, settling, filters, water softening, disinfection, water treatment processes and design criteria.

Learning Outcomes

Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
Becomes equipped with adequate knowledge in mathematics, science, environment and engineering sciences
Becomes able to apply theoretical knowledge in mathematics, science, environment and engineering sciences
Determines, describes, formulates and gains capabilities in solving engineering problems
 Analyzes a system, components of the system or process, gains the designing capabilities of the system under the real restrictive conditions.
Chooses ans uses the ability to apply modern tools and design technics, suitable analytical methods, modeling technics for the engineering applications
 Designs and performs experiments, data collection, has the ability of analyzing results
Works individually and in inter-disciplinary teams effectively
Becomes able to reach knowledge and for this purpose does literature research and to uses data base and other information sources
 Becomes aware of the necessity of lifelong learning and continuously self renewal 
Capable of effective oral and written skills in at least one foreign language for technical or non-technical use
 Effective use of Information and communication technologies
 Defines necessities in learning in scientific, social, cultural and artistic areas and improves himself/herself accordingly. 
 Professional and ethical responsibility
 Project management, workplace practices, environmental and occupational safety; awareness about the legal implications of engineering applications
 Becomes aware of universal and social effects of engineering solutions and applications, entrepreneurship and innovation and to have idea of contemporary issues

Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Purposes of Water Treatment, Specifications and Standards for Drinking Water Reading and Research
2 Spesifications of Water Resources and Basic Operations and Objective for Water Treatment Reading and Research
3 Purposes of Gathering System and Properties Reading and Research
4 Aeration for Drinking Waters and Gases Transfers Reading and Research
5 Physical-Chemical Prosesses of Drinking Water and Units (Coagulation-Flocculation) Reading and Research
6 Physical-Chemical Prosesses of Drinking Water and Units (Precipitation) Reading and Research
7 Mid-exam Preparation for Final Exam
8 Purposes of Filtration for Drinking Waters and Fast and Slow Mixing, Formation of Sand Filters Reading and Research
9 Disinfection for Drinking Waters and Disinfection Methods Reading and Research
10 Control for Smell and Taste of Drinking Water and Removal Methods Reading and Research
11 Removal for Iron and Mangan in Drinking Waters Reading and Research
12 Softening for Drinking Water and Methods for Basic Hardness Removal Reading and Research
13 Softening for Drinking Water and Methods for Basic Hardness Removal Reading and Research
14 Stabilization for Drinking Water and Aggressive Specifications Reading and Research
15 Final Exam Preparation for Final Exam
16-17 Final Exam Preparation for Final Exam

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