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Area/Catalogue
CIVE 2010

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
105263

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s

Second Semester
(Study Period 5)
Course owner

Course owner
UniSA STEM

Course aim

The aims of this course are to introduce students to the principles governing fluid flow and develop students’ knowledge in measurement parameters and chemical processes relevant to potable and wastewater treatment.

Course content

  • Hydrostatics
  • Pressure measurement
  • Stability of floating bodies
  • Fluids in motion
  • Flow measurement
  • Flow through pipes
  • Flow under varying head
  • Dimensional analysis
  • Pumps and turbines
  • Fundamentals of water chemistry
  • Water quality parameters and measurements
  • Potable and wastewater treatment processes

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
MATH 1063 Mathematical Methods for Engineers 1
MENG 1012 Engineering Mechanics

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Lecture 2 hours x 13 weeks
Tutorial 2 hours x 12 weeks
Practical 2 hours x 7 weeks

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Continuous assessment Weekly tutorials 10% N/A
Practical 500 words equivalent 40% N/A
Problem solving exercise 1500 words equivalent per student 50% 10 minute viva

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
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* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note: all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation.

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