MPP442 - Municipal Practices
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|Last revision date||Aug 27, 2013 4:13:21 PM|
|Last review date||Aug 27, 2013 4:13:21 PM|
This subject covers fundamental concepts of the design of municipal services in subdivisions. Topics include introduction to subdivisions, design of municipal roads, storm and sanitary sewers, and watermain systems. Also, the concepts of lot grading, sewer construction, stormwater management, and pumping stations are introduced.
One subject credit.
Upon successful completion of this subject the student will be able to:
- Describe the process of subdivision development;
- Analyse the development requirements of a subdivision for potable water, storm water and sanitary systems;
- Design plan, profile and hydraulic characteristics of watermains within water distribution systems;
- Design plan, profile and hydraulic characteristics of pipelines within storm and sanitary collection systems;
- Relate the basics of pumping stations, sewer trench design and construction safety.
Essential Employability Skills
Communicate clearly, concisely and correctly in the written, spoken and visual form that fulfils the purpose and meets the needs of the audience.
Execute mathematical operations accurately.
Apply a systematic approach to solve problems.
Analyze, evaluate, and apply relevant information from a variety of sources.
Manage the use of time and other resources to complete projects.
Take responsibility for one's own actions, decisions, and consequences.
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