Sanitary Landfills

Course Information
TitleΧΩΡΟΙ ΥΓΕΙΟΝΟΜΙΚΗΣ ΤΑΦΗΣ ΑΠΟΡΡΙΜΜΑΤΩΝ (ΧΥΤΑ) / Sanitary Landfills
CodeGGG 887Ε
FacultySciences
SchoolGeology
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CoordinatorNerantzis Kazakis
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID40001765

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodSpring
Instructors from Other Categories
Weekly Hours2
Class ID
600139172
Type of the Course
  • Background
  • Scientific Area
Course Category
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Erasmus
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Prerequisites
General Prerequisites
Not required
Learning Outcomes
-The learning of the structure and operation of a Sanitary Landfill -Knowledge of the criteria for the selection of the appropriate site for the construction and operation of a Sanitary Landfill -Management of the main problems that may arise during the operation of the Sanitary Landfill -Protection and Restoration of the Environment - Groundwater quality classification
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Work in teams
  • Respect natural environment
Course Content (Syllabus)
Water quality, Interaction between groundwater and environment, Pollution sources, Sanitary landfills (operation, selection site criteria), Aquifer vulnerability assessment, Protection zones, Disposal of liquid wastes.Operation, Pollution sources and loads. Pollution procedure of underground water. Geological, hydrogeological and physical planning criterions for SL suitability. Impacts. Geotechnical problems in the construction and operation of SL. Grading of criterions for SL selection. SL reformation, environment protection. Groundwater vulnerability to pollution, protection zones.
Keywords
Groundwater quality, pollution, sanitary landfills, vulnerability, protection zones
Educational Material Types
  • Slide presentations
  • Video lectures
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Description
1) All class material is available in electronic form to all students through the course web page. 2) The teacher communicates with students through e-mail.
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures401.3
Fieldwork200.7
Total602
Student Assessment
Description
Quality management system of the Quality Assurance Unit (MO.DI.P)
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Multiple Choice Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Υδρογεωλoγία Περιβάλλοντος (Κ. Βουδούρης).
Last Update
24-11-2016