- One written 90 minutes test (15%); held mid-semester. Intended Learning Outcomes (ILOs) 1 and 2 are addressed in the mid-semester test
- Practical work report (15%), of no more than 2000 words, associated with the laboratory experiments with a time commitment of approximately 13-15 hours (in addition to the time spent in the laboratory). Due approximately half way into the semester (On or around week 7). ILO 3 is addressed in the practical work report
- One written three hour end-of-semester exam (70%). The examination paper will consist of problems designed to test whether the student has acquired understanding of the fundamental engineering and biological principles underlying waste treatment processes. ILOs 1 and 2 are addressed in the examination.
Hurdle requirement: A mark of 40% or more in the end of semester examination is required to pass the subject