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These course descriptions are not being updated as of August 1, 2016. Current course descriptions are maintained in LionPATH.

Environmental Engineering (ENVE)

ENVE 301W Environmental Microbiology (3) Fundamentals of microbial ecology and environmental microbiology with an emphasis on aspects of these fields important to environmental engineers.
Effective: Fall 2011
Prerequisite: CHEM 110 andCHEM 111  

ENVE 397 Special Topics (1-9) Formal courses given infrequently to explore, in depth, a comparatively narrow subject that may be topical or of special interest.
Effective: Summer 1997
 

ENVE 401 Occupational Safety and Environmental Health (1) Regulations, management practices, hazard identification, exposure assessment, monitoring, employee protection, and program management for occupational safety and health.
Effective: Fall 2011
Prerequisite: CHEM 301 andENVE 301W  

ENVE 411 Water Supply and Pollution Control (3) Water supply, wastewater characteristics, design of unit processes for water and wastewater treatment, sludge processing, and related new technologies.
Effective: Spring 2015
Prerequisite: C E 370 or graduate standing  

ENVE 413W Operation and Control of Treatment Systems (3) Wastewater treatment, water treatment, solids handling, hazardous waste site control and operations, operator certification, report writing.
Effective: Fall 2011
Prerequisite: ENVE 411   Concurrent: ENVE 416

ENVE 415 Hydrology (3) Watershed response to rainfall events; hydrologic systems; ground water flow.
Effective: Fall 2011
Prerequisite: ENVE 417 ; andSTAT 301 orSTAT 401  

ENVE 416 Treatment Plant Design (3) Design of treatment facilities for water and waste water based on regulatory requirements and standards.
Effective: Fall 2011
Prerequisite: ENVE 411   Concurrent: ENVE 417

ENVE 417 Hydraulic Design (3) Design of water and waste water conveyance systems and storage facilities.
Effective: Fall 2011
Prerequisite: C E 360  

ENVE 424 Solid Waste Management (3) Solid waste collection and disposal techniques; recycling and design optimization; including content analysis, legislation, and planning.
Effective: Fall 2011
Prerequisite: C E 335  

ENVE 425 Hazardous Waste Management (3) Overview of regulations, risk assessment, waste minimization and pollution prevention, treatment of hazardous waste, and remediation of contaminated sites.
Effective: Fall 2011
Prerequisite: ENVE 411  

ENVE 430 Sustainable Engineering (3) A course on engineering which uses ecological principles to minimize waste and maximally use input materials.
Effective: Summer 2003
Prerequisite: Permission of program  

ENVE 460 Environmental Law (3) This course provides a survey of Federal and State environmental laws, including statutory, common and administrative law. May not be taken for graduate credit by Dickinson School of Law students in the concurrent J.D./EPC programs.
Effective: Summer 2003
Prerequisite: senior standing graduate standing or permission of program.  

ENVE 470 Air Quality (3) Overview of air quality issues with regard to the sources, measurements, effects, transport and control of potential air contaminants.
Effective: Spring 2015
Prerequisite: C E 370  

ENVE 494 Research Project (1-12) Supervised student activities on research projects identified on an individual or small-group basis.
Effective: Spring 2005
 

ENVE 494H Research Project (1-12) Supervised student activities on research projects identified on an individual or small-group basis.
Effective: Fall 2007
 

ENVE 496 Independent Studies (1-18) Creative projects, including research and design, that are supervised on an individual basis and that fall outside the scope of formal courses.
Effective: Spring 2005
 

ENVE 497 Special Topics (1-9) Formal courses given infrequently to explore, in depth, a comparatively narrow subject that may be topical or of special interest.
Effective: Fall 1996
 

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