Water Technology (FT)

Course Coordinator

ECTS points:
4

Program:
preddiplomski

Course number:
64885

Course Description

COURSE CONTENT

  • Basic water characteristics, nature water cycle, types of water
  • Water hardness
  • Alkalinity and stability of water
  • Disinfection
  • Sand filtration
  • Coagulation and flocculation
  • Removal of iron and manganese from water
  • Lime softening and acid dealkalization
  • Ion exchange processes
  • Ion exchange regeneration
  • Membrane processes
  • Cooling water and water for boilers
  • Process water for brewery and soft drinks production

LEARNING OUTCOMES

  • explain and measure basic characteristics of water in nature, drinking water and process water
  • operate water treatment process
  • calculate technological parameters of a water treatment process
  • choose appropriate technology for water treatment based on the characteristics of feed water and demands for treated water quality

To enrol in this course, the following courses must be completed:

  • Mathematics 1
  • Physics
  • Principles of Engineering
  • Physical Chemistry
  • Introduction to Chemistry and Chemical Analysis (General Chemistry, Analytical Chemistry)