Course Description

The course covers water supply and sanitation development planning, community waste management, management of waste supply and waste disposal projects. The course includes case studies on related issues and study visits to community water supply projects, water purification plants and laboratories, waste transfer centers, disposal sites and treatment systems.


This course aims to enhance the knowledge and capability of graduate students in the planning, designing and managing community water supply and waste disposal systems. The specific objectives are to enable students to:

  • describe the various planning tools for use in the initiation of community water supply and waste management projects,
  • design sustainable community water supply and waste management projects taking into account the community views and interests.
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CIV8113 Planning for Community Water Supply and Waste Management DOC PDF PS