T7-E1 MUNICIPAL SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT AND URBAN ENVIRONMENT

Course Information
TitleΔΙΑΧΕΙΡΙΣΗ ΑΠΟΡΙΜΜΑΤΩΝ ΚΑΙ ΑΣΤΙΚΟ ΠΕΡΙΒΑΛΛΟΝ / T7-E1 MUNICIPAL SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT AND URBAN ENVIRONMENT
CodeΘ7-Ε1
FacultyEngineering
SchoolSchool of Spatial Planning and Development
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CoordinatorAnna Xirogiannopoulou
CommonYes
StatusActive
Course ID600014460

Programme of Study: PPS Tmīmatos Mīchanikṓn CΗōrotaxías kai Anáptyxīs (2020-sīmera)

Registered students: 54
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSElective Courses744

Class Information
Academic Year2020 – 2021
Class PeriodWinter
Instructors from Other Categories
Weekly Hours3
Class ID
600179268
Course Type 2011-2015
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 interdisciplinary team
  • Design and manage projects
  • Respect natural environment
Course Content (Syllabus)
Brief timeline of municipal waste management history - Solid waste: Sources and generation, qualitative and quantitative characterization, prevention, reduction, reuse - Legal framework - Temporary storage, collection, recycling, source separation - Polluter-pays principle: Programs and systems. Waste collection planning and urban environment improvement - Location-allocation of temporary waste storage in urban areas: Geographical, urban-planning and building effects – Chartograpfical visualization of waste bins – Waste vehicles routing – Socio-economic factors in waste management planning.
Keywords
Solid waste, Municipal Waste Management, Temporary waste storage, Location-allocation of waste bins, Benchmarking
Educational Material Types
  • Slide presentations
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
  • Use of ICT in Student Assessment
Description
Powerpoints in lectures - ArcGis and Autocad mapping - e-learning.
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures39
Fieldwork4
Written assigments16
Exams2
Total61
Student Assessment
Description
3 parts exercise presented in Powerpoint - Final presentation of the project - Evaluation of the project and its presentation - Oral exams.
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Assignment (Formative, Summative)
  • Oral Exams (Formative, Summative)
  • Performance / Staging (Formative, Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
- Εγχειρίδιο διαχείρισης στερεών αποβλήτων, 2η Έκδοση-Βελτιωμένη, Tchobanoglou G., Kreith Frank - Διαχείριση Στερεών Αποβλήτων, Κούγκολος Αθανάσιος, Εμμανουήλ Χριστίνα - Περιβαλλοντική Μηχανική, 2η Έκδοση, Κούγκολος Αθανάσιος
Additional bibliography for study
Καραγιαννίδης Α., Ξηρογιαννοπούλου Α. και Αδηλενίδου Π. (2006), «Διαχείριση απορριμμάτων και αστικό περιβάλλον», Μελέτη για το ΤΕΕ / ΤΚΜ, http://library.tee.gr/digital/kma/kma_m1364.pdf.
Last Update
18-11-2020