Waste Treatment Technology

Course Information
TitleΔΙΑΧΕΙΡΙΣΗ ΑΣΤΙΚΩΝ ΣΤΕΡΕΩΝ ΑΠΟΒΛΗΤΩΝ / Waste Treatment Technology
CodeΤΥ4200
FacultyEngineering
SchoolCivil Engineering
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter/Spring
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID20000280

Programme of Study: PPS TMĪMATOS POLITIKŌN MĪCΗANIKŌN (2018-2019)

Registered students: 12
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
Division of Structural EngineeringElective Courses954
Division of Hydraulics and Environmental EngineeringElective Courses954
Division of Geotechnical EngineeringElective Courses954
Division of Transport and Project ManagementElective Courses954

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Instructors from Other Categories
Weekly Hours3
Class ID
600123880
SectionInstructors
1. ΤΥ4200Efthymios Darakas, Konstantinos Katsifarakis, Athanasios Kougkolos
Course Category
Knowledge Deepening / Consolidation
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Work in an international context
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Generate new research ideas
  • Design and manage projects
  • Respect natural environment
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
Municipal solid wastes’ quantity and quality characteristics. Composition and generation rate of solid wastes. Prevention and reduction of solid waste. Waste collection bins. Collection vehicles. Transfer stations. Municipal and local collection of solid wastes. Recycling. Selective collection and reuse. Mechanical sorting. Hand sorting. Thermal treatment of solid waste. Biological treatment of solid waste. Energy recovery. Criteria for landfill sites selection. Landfill sites design and operation. Landfill gas management. Leachates control.
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
  • Book
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
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures281
Laboratory Work
Field trips and participation in conferences / seminars / activities140.5
Written assigments421.5
Exams281
Total1124
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Multiple Choice Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Assignment (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (Formative, Summative)
Last Update
04-10-2018