University Course Planner The University of Adelaide Australia

CEME 4008 - Rem Soil & Groundwater Pol UG

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 3
Term: Semester 1
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Up to 4 hours per week
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange:
Available for Non-Award Study: No
Assessment: Tutorial questions, computer exercises, design project, final exam
Syllabus:

This course deals with the theoretical principles and practical engineering methodologies associated with the remediation of contaminated soil and groundwater. Topics to be considered are as follows: Industrial and agricultural contamination of soil and groundwater. Potential hazards to human health and the environment. Epidemiology. Planning and legislative issues in land-use change and redevelopment. International approaches. Site investigation: preliminary, exploratory, detailed and monitoring. Hydrogeology of site: trial pits, drilling, coring, sampling and pumping tests. Soil gas and vapour tests. Risk assessment: source-pathway-receptor concept; estimation, evaluation and control of risk. Modelling of pollutant transport above and below ground: advection, dispersion, absorption and transformation. Remediation options: removal, containment, hydraulic, thermal, physical, chemical, biological, and stabilisation. On-site and off-site options. Selection of options: feasibility, effectiveness, cost. Formal ranking procedures. Design and implementation: specification, technical design, project planning, supervision, documentation and reporting. Health and safety and environmental protection issues. Post project monitoring plan.

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Units
EFTSL
Amount
3
0.125
          
  


Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Semester 1 Tue 15/03/2022 Thu 24/03/2022 Fri 06/05/2022 Fri 10/06/2022


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
20349 LE01 60 34 28 Feb - 4 Apr Monday 10am - 11am MyUni, OL, Online Class
4 Mar - 8 Apr Friday 11am - 1pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
25 Apr - 6 Jun Monday 10am - 11am MyUni, OL, Online Class
29 Apr - 10 Jun Friday 11am - 1pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
Related Class: Practical
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
20355 PR02 30 16 1 Mar - 5 Apr Tuesday 1pm - 2pm Engineering & Mathematics, EM105, CAT Suite
26 Apr - 7 Jun Tuesday 1pm - 2pm Engineering & Mathematics, EM105, CAT Suite
Note: This class will be delivered both online and face to face. Please refer to MyUni for details once enrolled.
20356 PR01 30 18 1 Mar - 5 Apr Tuesday 12pm - 1pm Engineering & Mathematics, EM105, CAT Suite
26 Apr - 7 Jun Tuesday 12pm - 1pm Engineering & Mathematics, EM105, CAT Suite
Note: This class will be delivered both online and face to face. Please refer to MyUni for details once enrolled.
Related Class: Tutorial
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
20358 TU01 30 4 3 Mar - 7 Apr Thursday 4pm - 5pm Engineering & Mathematics, EMG13, Computer Suite
28 Apr - 9 Jun Thursday 4pm - 5pm Engineering & Mathematics, EMG13, Computer Suite
Note: This class will be delivered both online and face to face. Please refer to MyUni for details once enrolled.