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Format No. QSP/7.1/01.F01
Issue No.06 Rev. No. 03 Dated: Jan 25, 2012

UNIVERSITY OF PETROLEUM & ENERGY STUDIES

COURSE PLAN

SUBJECT
ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING AND MANAGEMENT
PROGRAMME
M.TECH HSE
SUBJECT CODE
MEEG 732
SEMESTER
I
CREDIT POINTS
3
DURATION OF SEMESTER
July 2013- Dec 2013
PREREQUISITE SUBJECTS
PHYSICS, CHEMISTRY AND MATHEMATICS
SESSION DURATION
60 Minutes

FACULTY: NISHANTHINI SIVASUBRAMANIAN

APPROVED BY:

(HOD) (DEAN)

UPES Campus | “Energy Acres”| P.O. Bidholi via Prem Nagar| Dehradun-248007(UK) Tel: +91-135-2261090/91 | Fax: +91-135-2694204 | URL: www.upes.ac.in

COURSE PLAN

1.0. LEVEL OF KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED

1.1 Prerequisite
Basic knowledge of Chemistry, Biology, Physics and Mathematics

1.2 Core Requisite
General Observation, Discipline & Adaptability

2.0 OBJECTIVES:

The objectives of this course are

a) To provide a knowledge on standards and laws pertaining to environment. b) To make the students understand the technologies for abatement of water and air pollution c) To give an exposure to the students about the pollution control techniques adopted in the process industries d) To make the students understand the steps involved in Environment Impact Assessment e) To provide an awareness about Sustainable Development and Life Cycle Analysis.

3.0 SYLLABUS:

Unit-I: Introduction to Environment Engineering
Unit-II: Water pollution and water quality control
Unit-III: Air pollution
Unit-IV: Pollution control in process industries and pollution control methodologies Unit-V: Introduction to EIA, Need and scope of EIA
Unit-VI: Sustainable development

4.0 PEDOGOGY:

Presentations (Individual/Group)
Case Study
Group Project
Class Test
Quiz
Assignments
Extempore
Group Discussion

5.0 EVALUATION CRITERIA:

ASSIGNMENTS 30%
MID-TERM EXAMINATION 20%
FINAL-TERM EXAMINATION 50%

5.1. Internal Assessment Weightage

S.No
Description
% Weightage out 30 %
1
Class Tests/Quizzes
20%+20%+10%
2
Assignments
40%
3
General Discipline Attendance
10%

5.1.1 Class tests/quizzes

Two Class Tests based on descriptive type theoretical & numerical questions and one Quiz or surprise test will be held; one class test and one quiz/surprise test atleast ten days before the Mid Term Examination and second class test atleast ten days before the End Term Examination. Those who do not appear in Viva-Voce and quiz examinations shall lose their marks.

The marks obtained by the students will be displayed on LMS a week before the start of Mid Term and End Term Examinations respectively.

5.1.2 Assignments

After completion of each unit or in the mid of the unit, there will be home assignments based on theory and numerical problems. Those who fail to submit the assignments by the due date shall lose their marks.

The marks obtained by the students will be displayed on LMS after each submission and subsequent evaluation.

5.1.3 General discipline

Based on student’s regularity, punctuality, sincerity and behavior in the class.

The marks obtained by the students will be displayed on LMS at the end of semester.

5.2. Course requirements

Since the curriculum of the course requires analytical and strategic decision making process so the students have to go through the mix of class presentation, role play, quizzes etc. We would be using illustrations, case studies and questions, so as to apply the methods and techniques in business problems. Needless, to mention that student’s classroom participation will add value to their overall evaluation .

Internal Assessment Record Sheet (including Mid Term Examination marks) will be displayed on LMS at the end of semester i.e. last week of regular classroom teaching.
5.3 Mid-term examination: weightage – 20%

Mid Term examination shall be...
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