COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Sludge Treatment Systems CMZ   464 8 2 2 2

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 Prof.Dr. Belgin BAYAT
Instructors
Prof.Dr.BELGİN BAYAT1. Öğretim Grup:A
Prof.Dr.BELGİN BAYAT2. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
Introduction to fundamental principles of water and wastewater sludges ( sources, quantities, characteristics and treatment methods) and application to engineering problems
Content
Sources, quantities and characteristics of sludge produced from water and wastewater treatment plants; Treatment and disposal methods: stabilization, pumping, conditioning, thickening, dewatering, drying, composting,combustion and ultimate disposal

Learning Outcomes
1) Gaining knowledge on characteristics of sludge produced from water and wastewater treatment plants
2) Gaining knowledge on quantities of sludge produced from water and wastewater treatment plants
3) Gaining knowledge on treatment and disposal methods of sludge produced from water and wastewater treatment plants
4) Having ability to minimization of quantities of sludge produced from water and wastewater treatment plants
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Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
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1
Becomes equipped with adequate knowledge in mathematics, science, environment and engineering sciences
X
2
Becomes able to apply theoretical knowledge in mathematics, science, environment and engineering sciences
X
3
Determines, describes, formulates and gains capabilities in solving engineering problems
X
4
 Analyzes a system, components of the system or process, gains the designing capabilities of the system under the real restrictive conditions.
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Chooses ans uses the ability to apply modern tools and design technics, suitable analytical methods, modeling technics for the engineering applications
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 Designs and performs experiments, data collection, has the ability of analyzing results
X
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Works individually and in inter-disciplinary teams effectively
X
8
Becomes able to reach knowledge and for this purpose does literature research and to uses data base and other information sources
X
9
 Becomes aware of the necessity of lifelong learning and continuously self renewal 
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10
Capable of effective oral and written skills in at least one foreign language for technical or non-technical use
X
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 Effective use of Information and communication technologies
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12
 Defines necessities in learning in scientific, social, cultural and artistic areas and improves himself/herself accordingly. 
X
13
 Professional and ethical responsibility
X
14
 Project management, workplace practices, environmental and occupational safety; awareness about the legal implications of engineering applications
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15
 Becomes aware of universal and social effects of engineering solutions and applications, entrepreneurship and innovation and to have idea of contemporary issues
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Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Characteristics (physical, chemical and biological) of sludge produced from water and wastewater treatment plants Lecture notes Lecture
Question-Answer
2 Characteristics (physical, chemical and biological) of sludge produced from water and wastewater treatment plants Lecture notes Lecture
Question-Answer
3 Sources of sludge produced from water and wastewater treatment plants Lecture notes Lecture
Question-Answer
4 Quantities of sludge produced from water and wastewater treatment plants Lecture notes Lecture
Problem Solving
5 Quantities of sludge produced from water and wastewater treatment plants Lecture notes Lecture
Problem Solving
6 Quantities of sludge produced from water and wastewater treatment plants Lecture notes Lecture
Problem Solving
7 Treatment and disposal methods of sludges Lecture notes Lecture
Question-Answer
8 Mid-Term Exam Lecture notes Lecture
Question-Answer
9 Midterm exam Lecture notes Testing
10 Conditioning systems Lecture notes Lecture
Problem Solving
11 Stabilization systems Lecture notes Lecture
Problem Solving
12 Thickening and disinfection systems Lecture notes Lecture
Question-Answer
13 Dewatering systems Lecture notes Lecture
Problem Solving
14 Drying and composting systems Lecture notes Lecture
Problem Solving
15 Ultimate disposal systems Lecture notes Lecture
Question-Answer
16-17 Term Exams Testing

Recommended or Required Reading
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