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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
ÇMB412 Anaerobic Treatment (TE 7/8) 927006 4 8 3
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
to provide information Anaerobic treatment and about its practices
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Yüksel ARDALI
Learning Outcomes
  1. To give basic science and engineering knowledge
  2. To give information about the principles of anaerobic treatment,
  3. To gain skills about the operation of anaerobic treatment systems,
  4. Ability to design of anaerobic treatment reactors,
  5. To gain the ability of modeling and solving problems in the field of Environmental Engineering.
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
1- Speece, R.E., ?Anaerobik Biotechnology for Industrial Wastewater?, Archae Pres., 1996, USA
2- Öztürk, İ., ?Anaerobik Biyoteknoloji ve Atık Arıtımındaki Uygulamaları?, Su Vakfı Yayınları, İstanbul, 2000.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
Anaerobic treatment; advantages and disadvantages of anaerobic digestion kinetics, microbiology and biochemistry of anaerobic contact reactors, anaerobic filters, anaerobic sludge blanket reactors, anaerobic fluidized bed reactors; classical anaerobic sludge digesters, two-stage anaerobic treatment systems, anaerobic batch reactors consecutively; anaerobic reactors operating conditions; Anaerobic processes control; Anaerobic treatment applications
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.introduction of the anaerobic treatment
2.advantage and disadvantage of the anaerobic treatment
3.the kinetics of the anaerobic treatment
4.Microbiology and biochemistry of the anaerobic treatment
5.anaerobic reaktors
6.the anaerobic treatability of the domestic wastwater
7.the anaerobic treatability of the sludge
9.the operation condition of the anaerobic reactors
10.controls of the anaerobic processes
11.Anaerobic treatment applications
12.Anaerobic treatment applications
13.Anaerobic treatment applications
14.Anaerobic treatment applications
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Team/Group Work130
Field Trip110
Self Study120
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Final Examination170
Individual Study for Final Examination130
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesQuantityTime(hours)Total Workload(hours)
Final Examination122
Field Trip51470