Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2012.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2012:Semester 2, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Lectures, tutorials and practical work.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: An average of 3 hours of lectures per week + 2 x three hour practical work sessions per semester + 1 x field trip per semester. |
Total Time Commitment:
Estimated 120 hours
Students must have passed the following subject:
CHEN30001 Reactor Engineering (Prior to 2010 CHEN40003 Reactor Engineering)
as well as ONE OF the following subjects prior to enrolling in this subject:
Study Period Commencement:
BTCH90006 Bioprocess Engineering
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|Non Allowed Subjects:||
CHEN40014 Bioenvironmental Engineering
CHEN40010 Biochemical/Environmental Engineering 2
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering applications for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005) and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, this subject requires all students to actively and safely participate in laboratory activities. Students who feel their disability may impact upon their participation are encouraged to discuss this with the Subject Co-ordinator and the Disability Liaison Unit http://www.services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/
CoordinatorDr Greg Martin
The characteristics of liquid and solid wastes and the objectives of waste treatment; important waste assay procedures; primary, secondary and tertiary wastewater treatment processes; physical and chemical treatment processes for both liquid and solid wastes; biological waste treatment and the role of various microbial groups: anaerobic, facultative, aerobic and aerated lagoons and factors affecting their design; activated sludge and related processes; adherent growth processes and associated design considerations; biological and physico-chemical removal of nitrogen and phosphorus; anaerobic processes and their use in liquid and solid waste treatment; treatment and disposal of biosolids; recycling and reuse of wastes; sustainability and cleaner production.
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
The subject will enhance the following generic skills:
Bachelor of Engineering |
Bachelor of Engineering (Chemical Engineering)
Bachelor of Engineering (Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering)
B-ENG Chemical Engineering stream |
B-ENG Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering stream
Master of Engineering (Biomolecular)
Master of Engineering (Chemical)
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