Environmental Engineering

Course Information
TitleΤΕΧΝΙΚΗ ΠΕΡΙΒΑΛΛΟΝΤΟΣ / Environmental Engineering
SchoolCivil Engineering
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
Course ID20000262

Programme of Study: PPS TPM - EISAKTEOI APO 2022 KAI EXĪS

Registered students: 0
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Instructors from Other Categories
Weekly Hours5
Class ID
1. ΤΥ2300Athanasios Kougkolos, Efthymios Ntarakas, Antigoni Zafeirakou
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Scientific Area
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
General Prerequisites
The students should be familiar with the basic principles of Hydraulics (closed conduits and open channels) and of Sewerage and storm water systems.
General Competences
  • Work autonomously
  • Design and manage projects
  • Respect natural environment
Course Content (Syllabus)
Pollution and environmental protection. Greenhouse effect, acid rain. Air pollution, suspended particulate matter, smog. Toxic substances, asbestos, lead, dioxins. Water quality. Eutrophication. Introduction to urban wastewater treatment. Environmental biochemistry and biotechnology. Physical, chemical and biological characteristics of wastewater. Mechanical treatment (screens, grit chambers, sedimentation basins). Biological treatment (activated sludge bioreactors, trickling filters). Natural wastewater treatment systems. Chemical treatment. Disinfection and disposal. Biosolids treatment (thickening, stabilization and dewatering. Reuse of treated wastewater and biosolids.
Air quality, water quality, wastewater treatment
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
  • Interactive excersises
  • Book
  • Field trip to WWTP
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
  • Use of ICT in Student Assessment
Course Organization
Laboratory Work30.1
Field trips and participation in conferences / seminars / activities80.3
Written assigments60.2
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Multiple Choice Questions (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Assignment (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (Summative)
  • Labortatory Assignment (Formative)
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Αθ. Κούγκολος "ΠΕΡΙΒΑΛΛΟΝΤΙΚΗ ΜΗΧΑΝΙΚΗ Ρύπανση & Προστασία Περιβάλλοντος" - Το βιβλίο διατίθεται από τον ΕΥΔΟΞΟ (Κωδικός: 18548814), Εκδοτικός οίκος: "Τζιόλας", 2016. Θεσσαλονίκη. Ευθ. Νταρακάς “ΤΕΧΝΙΚΗ ΠΕΡΙΒΑΛΛΟΝΤΟΣ, Διεργασίες επεξεργασίας νερού και υγρών αποβλήτων” - Το βιβλίο διατίθεται από τον ΕΥΔΟΞΟ (Κωδικός: 59380527), Εκδοτικός οίκος: "σοφία" , 2016, - Εθνικής Αμύνης 21, Θεσσαλονίκη.
Additional bibliography for study
Α. Ζαφειράκου “Σημειώσεις Τεχνικής Περιβάλλοντος” – Σημειώσεις που διατίθενται στο e-learning του ΑΠΘ
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