Course Information
TitleΔιαχείριση και Επεξεργασία Υγρών Αποβλήτων / WASTEWATER TREATMENT AND MANAGEMENT
SchoolRural and Surveying Engineering
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CoordinatorEfstathios Oikonomou
Course ID20000981

Programme of Study: PPS Tmīmatos Agronómōn kai Topográfōn Mīchanikṓn (2025-sīmera)

Registered students: 0
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS

Programme of Study: UPS of School of Rural and Surveing Engineering

Registered students: 38
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
Geodesy and SurveyingElective Courses745
Cadastre, Photogrammetry and CartographyElective Courses745
Transportation and Hydraulic EngineeringCompulsory Courses745

Class Information
Academic Year2019 – 2020
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours6
Class ID
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Scientific Area
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • English (Instruction, Examination)
  • French (Instruction, Examination)
General Prerequisites
Hydraulics and especially open-channel hydraulics.
Learning Outcomes
After a successful examination in the course, students will be able to: 1. Understand issues of water resources pollution. 2. Understand issues of water resources organic pollution deriving from urban sewers. 3. Know the basic parameters of development and cultivation of microorganisms, used in wastewater treatment. 4. Know the basic physical and biochemical phenomena used in wastewater treatment. 5. Know to calculate a Wastewater Treatment Plant for a population equivalent of 10,000 inhabitants.
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 an international context
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Design and manage projects
  • Respect natural environment
Course Content (Syllabus)
Wastewater legislation. Pollution. Pre-treatment. Primary treatment. Secondary treatment. Activated sludge. Biological filters. Tertiary treatment. Disinfection. Wastewater re-use. Sludge treatment and disposal. Natural systems for wastewater treatment of small communities and towns.
Activated sludge, Biological filters, Sludge treatment and disposal.
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Course Organization
Laboratory Work13
Reading Assigment39
Written assigments39
Student Assessment
Students are examined in a written test of theory and practice.
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Assignment (Formative)
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (Summative)
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
«Μηχανική Υγρών Αποβλήτων. Επεξεργασία & επαναχρησιμοποίηση, τόμος Α» των Metcalf & Eddy, μετάφρ: Αθ. Κούγκολος, ISBN: 960-418-109-2, 1η έκδοση, έτος έκδοσης 2006, εκδόσεις Τζιόλα
Additional bibliography for study
Σημειώσεις Επεξεργασίας Υγρών Αποβλήτων, Καθηγητή Α. Γείτονα.
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