TVM4126 - Water and Wastewater Engineering, Advanced Course


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Oral examination
Grade: Letters

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Oral examination 100/100

Course content

The course is designed to give a broad theoretical and practical foundation wighting practical design and analysis of elements for the urban water system.

Learning outcome

Students shall know about;
- Conditions that are decisive for the function of the total water and wastewater system;
- Interaction between treatment plant and pipe network;
- Practical design of treatment plant for water supply and wastewater;
- Methods and equipment for measurement of condition and change;
- Planning tools and master plans and rehabilitation of networks.

Students shall have the ability to;
- Use databased design tools to analyse need for rehabilitation of water and wastewater networks;
- Carry out design of treatment plants for water and wastewater for Norwegian and international conditions.

General competence;
Students understand:
- Requirements for good management practice in Nowegian and international communities;
- Requirements for water and wasewater and threats due to climate change, urbanization etc.

Learning methods and activities

Lectures, seminars, study groups and self studies. The lectures and exercises are in English when students who do not speak Norwegian take the course.

Required previous knowledge

Course materials

Various text books, lecture notes and other publications.

Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
TVM4171 5.3
TVM4173 2.2
TVM4515 7.5
More on the course



Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Second degree level


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2013

Language of instruction: English


Subject area(s)
  • Technological subjects
  • Water Supply and Wastewater Systems
  • Water and Wastewater Engineering
Contact information
Course coordinator: Lecturer(s):

Department with academic responsibility


Examination arrangement: Oral examination

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Autumn ORD Oral examination 100/100 2013-12-21 09:00
Room Building Number of candidates
Summer KONT Oral examination 100/100
Room Building Number of candidates
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.

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