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Course, academic year 2019/2020
Water Treatment - AM217027
Title: Water Treatment
Guaranteed by: Department of Water Technology and Environmental Engineering (217)
Faculty: Faculty of Environmental Technology
Actual: from 2019
Semester: summer
Points: summer s.:3
E-Credits: summer s.:3
Examination process: summer s.:
Hours per week, examination: summer s.:2/0, Ex [HT]
Capacity: unlimited / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
State of the course: taught
Language: English
Teaching methods: full-time
Teaching methods: full-time
Note: course can be enrolled in outside the study plan
enabled for web enrollment
Guarantor: Janda Václav prof. Ing. CSc.
Interchangeability : S217008
Examination dates   Schedule   
The course objective is a description of drinking water treatment from ground and surface raw water. Fundamental processes used in drinking water treatment plant are discussed. A part of the course is formed by a student's project dealing.
Last update: Janda Václav (27.04.2018)
Aim of the course

Students will be able to:

understand and utilized basic design methods for ground and surface water treatment.

Last update: Janda Václav (26.04.2018)

R:MWH, Water Treatment, Principles and Design, John Wiley and Sons, Hoboken 2005, ISBN 2003024156

A:Sullivan al.,The Environmental Science of Drinking Water,Amazonia 2005,ISBN 0750678763

Last update: Bindzar Jan (09.08.2019)
Learning resources

Tutor's power point presentations available for enrolled students.

Last update: Janda Václav (26.04.2018)

1. Standards for drinking water quality + EU legislation on drinking water

2. Underground raw water characteristics, underground water treatment

3. Aggressive carbon dioxide, water stabilization

4. Removal of excessive carbon dioxide, removal of iron and manganese

5. Special methods of underground water treatment (including removal of nitrogenous compounds and radio nuclides)

6. Surface raw water characteristics

7. Surface water treatment, coagulation

8. Mixing of suspensions, mixing devices

9. Clarifiers, filtration of suspensions

10. Separation of suspensions by sedimentation

11. Thickening of suspensions and sludge

12. Special methods in drinking water treatment (membrane processes, ion exchange)

13. Disinfection of drinking water

14. Field trip

Last update: Bindzar Jan (08.05.2018)
Registration requirements

Inorganic Chemistry I

Organic Chemistry I

Last update: Kubová Petra (12.04.2018)
Course completion requirements

For the successful passing of the subject students are required to gain at least 51 points from overal number of 100 points in the written test. They have to submit also a simple project dealing with water treatment.

Last update: Janda Václav (27.04.2018)
Teaching methods
Activity Credits Hours
Obhajoba individuálního projektu 1 28
Účast na přednáškách 1 28
Příprava na zkoušku a její absolvování 1 28
3 / 3 84 / 84
Coursework assessment
Form Significance
Defense of an individual project 20
Examination test 80