Water and Waste Treatment

MG6110

This online course will develop learners knowledge and understanding of drinking water quality control parameters and treatment methods, and of current and emerging treatment technologies for liquid and solid wastes.

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    Level
    6
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    Credits
    15
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    Cost
    $760 NZ Domestic
    $1,930 NZ International
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    EFTS
    0.125
  • Delivery type
    2022
    Trimester 2 & 3 2022 Online only
  • Teaching weeks 16 weeks
  • Workload Approximately 10 hours per week
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    Prerequisites

    If you need to discuss prerequisites for this course
    contact us

For more information watch the course introduction video below.

Learners who successfully complete this online course will be able to:

  • Evaluate and apply drinking water standards and quality parameters.
  • Understand and appraise the principles and practice of water treatment.
  • Evaluate and apply waste water quality parameters.
  • Evaluate wastewater and solid waste treatment and disposal methods.
  • Critically evaluate environmental impact and Maori cultural values in relation to water supply and waste management.

Assessment:

  • 50% internally assessed
  • 50% examination. 

For more information about exams, including a full list of exam times go to our exam page:

Assessment for this course includes an examination

Open Polytechnic will, subject to you meeting the entry requirements for this course/programme, enrol you in this course.

Your enrolment in the course means that you should expect to complete an in-person examination.

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Textbooks

No textbooks are required for this course

Computer and internet requirements

To complete this course you will need access to a laptop or desktop computer, reliable broadband internet connection and a data plan able to support online learning such as streaming of videos (including YouTube), downloading content, and writing and submitting online assessments. If you are unsure if your current computer or internet access allows you to complete your online learning with us, please contact us before applying to enrol.

Work towards

You can do this course as part of these qualifications:

Bachelor's Degree

Course availability over the next 12 months

Jul

Trimester 2 enrolment dates

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1 Jul 2022
4 Jul 2022
23 Oct 2022
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Sep
Oct

Trimester 3 enrolment dates

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18 Oct 2022
31 Oct 2022
19 Feb 2023
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Dec
2023
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
  •  
    Level
    6
  •  
    Credits
    15
  •  
    Cost
    $760 NZ Domestic
    $1,930 NZ International
  •  
    EFTS
    0.125
  • Delivery type
    2022
    Trimester 2 & 3 2022 Online only
  • Teaching weeks 16 weeks
  • Workload Approximately 10 hours per week
  •  
    Prerequisites

    If you need to discuss prerequisites for this course
    contact us