Basics of Unit Operations (BUO) (3133507)  

5
Credit
4 + 0 + 2
Lect + Tuto + Pract
Teaching Scheme
70 + 30 + 0
ESE + PA + ALA
Theory Marks
30 + 0 + 20
ESE + OEP + PA
Practical Marks
ESE - End Semester Examination, PA - Progress Assessment, ALA - Active Learning Assignments, OEP -Open Ended Problem


Prerequisite
Basic knowledge of unit and dimension, theoretical knowledge of mass fraction, mole fraction, material balance etc
Rationale
The objective of this course is to study various unit operations used in effluent treatment involving solid-solid and solid-liquid handling, mixing and separation.
Course Outcome
 Sr. No.  CO statement  Marks % Weightage
 CO-1  Define properties of solid and solid mixtures  
 CO-2  Discuss size reduction and screening equipment with their applications  
 CO-3  Illustrate filtration and its application in environmental science and technology  
 CO-4  Categorize sedimentation and centrifugal separation equipment with their application in treating waste  
 CO-5  Summarize different solid – fluid and solid – solid equipment  
 CO-6  Explain application of all unit operation equipment in environmental science and technology