Environmental Microbiology & Bioremediation (3131302)  

4
Credit
3 + 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
None
Rationale
Microorganisms not play a very important role in treatment and disposal of wastes but also are responsible for spreading many diseases. Hence a working knowledge of microbiology forms a base for other core subjects of environmental engg.
Course Outcome
 Sr.  No.  CO statement  Marks % weightage
CO-1  Identify techniques to enumerate microbes 15
CO-2  Describe the structure of microbes & relate their role in environment 40
CO-3  Compare the physical & chemical agents for control of microbes 15
CO-4  Discuss the principles of bioremediation for treatment of soil, wastewater & ground water. 30