2024 unit offering information will be available in November 2023
Focuses on chemical and engineering solutions for dealing with waste, now and in the future. Students will develop an understanding of the existing, new and emerging technologies available for resource recovery. From this understanding they will be challenged to develop innovative thinking to solve waste problems.
Materials Science - primary definitions and broad character
Economics & Policy
Chemistry and Engineering of Resource Recovery
- Reducing disorder
- Engineering of sorting
- Chemical sorting
Current Methods and Innovations
- Household waste
- Transport waste
- Industrial waste
- Construction waste
- Mining waste
Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.
|On completion of this unit, students should be able to:|
|1||investigate chemical and engineering interactions to provide solutions to complex resource recovery problems|
|2||manage chemical and physical conditions to promote resource recovery for real world problems|
|3||demonstrate their command of the multidisciplinary nature of understanding resource recovery|
|4||demonstrate understanding of processes used to treat and contain different types of waste|
|5||understand the principles of resource recovery.|
On completion of this unit, students should be able to:
- investigate chemical and engineering interactions to provide solutions to complex resource recovery problems
- manage chemical and physical conditions to promote resource recovery for real world problems
- demonstrate their command of the multidisciplinary nature of understanding resource recovery
- demonstrate understanding of processes used to treat and contain different types of waste
- understand the principles of resource recovery.
Teaching and assessment
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