MHNH1 - Drinking water technology

Course specification
Course titleDrinking water technology
Study programmeChemical engineering
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
    ConditionОблик условљености
    The goalThe course helps students to develop competences in order to to use the techniques, skills and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice in preparation of drinking water. ;
    The outcomeStudents posses ability to identify, formulate and solve engineering problems in plants for drinking water preparation.
    Contents of lecturesPhysical and chemical properties of water; Water quality parameters; The quality requirements; Criteria for choice of water treating; Drinking water preparation from groundwater; Drinking water preparation from flowing surface water; Drinking water preparation from impounded water. ;
    Contents of exercisesDetermination of water quality parameters; Basic physical-chemical processes in water treatment: coagulation – flocculation, filtration, adsorption; Visits to plants for drinking water preparation. ;
    1. Lecture notes
    2. Script of Department of Inorganic Chemical Technology
    3. S.Gaćeša, M.Klašnja, Технологија воде и отпадних вода (Technology of Water and Wastewater), Jugoslovensko udruženje pivara, Belgrade, 1994.
    4. Degremon, Water Treatment, Gradjevinska knjiga, Belgrade, 1976
    5. J.C.Crittenden, R.R.Trussell, D.W.Hand, K.J.Howe, G.Tchobanoglous, Water Treatment: Principles and Design, John Wiley & Sons. Inc. 2005.
    Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
    LecturesExercisesOTCStudy and ResearchOther classes
    Methods of teachingLecture, seminar, laboratory work, visits to plants for drinking water preparation.
    Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
    Pre obligationsPointsFinal examPoints
    Activites during lecturesTest paper
    Practical lessons30Oral examination70