CVEN40230 Introduction to Water Resources Engineering 2

Academic Year 2021/2022

1. Water treatment and watstewater treatment technologies
2. Non point source pollution, assessment of risk and remediation measures
3. Wetlands as wastewater treatment options
4. Computer modelling of in water resources management

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Curricular information is subject to change

Learning Outcomes:

This course will give the student a broad appreciation of the major influences on water quality/pollution and information on how they may be modelled and managed.

Student Effort Hours: 
Student Effort Type Hours
Specified Learning Activities


Autonomous Student Learning








Approaches to Teaching and Learning:
task-based learning;
group work and presentation;
Requirements, Exclusions and Recommendations
Learning Requirements:

Satisfactory understanding of the concepts covered in Module CVEN40220

Learning Recommendations:

Some knowledge of Science or engineering issues related to the environment.

Module Requisites and Incompatibles
Not applicable to this module.
Assessment Strategy  
Description Timing Open Book Exam Component Scale Must Pass Component % of Final Grade
Assignment: Assigned exercises Varies over the Trimester n/a Graded No


Examination: Written examination 2 hour End of Trimester Exam No Graded No


Carry forward of passed components
Remediation Type Remediation Timing
In-Module Resit Prior to relevant Programme Exam Board
Please see Student Jargon Buster for more information about remediation types and timing. 
Feedback Strategy/Strategies

• Feedback individually to students, on an activity or draft prior to summative assessment
• Feedback individually to students, post-assessment
• Group/class feedback, post-assessment
• Online automated feedback
• Peer review activities
• Self-assessment activities

How will my Feedback be Delivered?

Feedback will be provided in an appropriate and timely manner.

Name Role
Dr Aisling Corkery Lecturer / Co-Lecturer
Dr Daniel Hawtree Lecturer / Co-Lecturer