COURSE OBJECTIVES

• To introduce the concept of environmental pollution, contamination and its sources particularly in context to water and waste water.
• To learn principles of environmental engineering applied to the design and implementation of water supply schemes.

COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES (CLO)

CLO: 1. to implement and demonstrate instructions regarding various parameters of water and sewage quality testing. (P3)
CLO: 2. to implement and demonstrate experimental procedures and software application for water supply network design. (P3)
CLO: 3. to produce report on various parameters of water and sewage quality tests. (C3)
CLO: 4. to present and justify results of water and sewage quality tests. (A3)

COURSE CONTENTS

    • Determination of PH of Water Sample using PH meter.
    • Determination of PH of Waste Water Sample using PH meter.
    • Determination of Conductivity of Water Sample in Conductivity Meter.
    • Determination of Alkalinity of Water.
    • Determination of Dissolved Oxygen in Water Sample.
    • Determination of Total Hardness of Water Sample by edta (ethylene diamine tetra acetic acid) method.
    • Determination of Chloride Concentration in Water Sample.
    • Determination of Total Solids and Total Suspended Solids in Waste Water Sample.
    • Determination of amount of Sulphide in Waste Water Sample by titrimetric method.
  1. Study of Water Supply System Using EPANET software.
    • Determination of turbidity of Water Sample using Turbidity Meter.
    • Determination of turbidity of Waste Water Sample using Turbidity Meter.
  2. Determination of Optimum Coagulant Dosage in Waste Water Sample by Jar test apparatus.
    • Determination Chemical Oxygen Demand (COD) of Waste Water Sample.
    • Determination Dissolved Oxygen (DO) of Waste Water Sample by DO Meter.
  3. Determination Biochemical Oxygen Demand (BOD) of Waste Water Sample, using BOD Bottles, DO Meter.