ENVS1131 Experimental methods in water supply and sanitation (4 cr)

Study level:
Advanced studies
Grading scale:
Pass - fail
English, Finnish
Responsible organisation:
Department of Biological and Environmental Science
Curriculum periods:
2017-2018, 2018-2019, 2019-2020



Determination of the chemical and microbiological quality of well water, methane formation potential of organic waste by anaerobic batch experiment, chemical coagulation of NOM from surface water to drinking water quality, determination of adsorption isotherm by AC, the first order degradation kinetics and half-life of compound X in oxidation system (ozone, UV, AOPs)

Completion methods

Demonstrations, lab works, lab reports.

Assessment details

Accepted laboratory reports.

Learning outcomes

The student is familiar with the most common experiment laboratory scale test of water and drinking water treatment and in remediation of contaminated environment. She/he is able to make the conventional environmental analyses, use spectrophotometric, and chromatographic techniques of process control and optimization.

Description of prerequisites

ENVS1127 Water resources, water supply & sanitation.

Completion methods

Method 1

Select all marked parts
Parts of the completion methods

Teaching (4 cr)

Participation in teaching
Grading scale:
Pass - fail
English, Finnish