Who is this class for: This course is an introduction – the only course requirement is an interest in drinking water quality.

Created by:  École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne

  • Rick Johnston

    Taught by:  Rick Johnston, Dr.

    Joint Monitoring Programme / WHO

  • Sara Marks

    Taught by:  Sara Marks, Dr.

    Sanitation, Water and Solid Waste for Development / Eawag
Commitment5 weeks of study, 4-6 hours/week
English, Subtitles: French, Spanish
How To PassPass all graded assignments to complete the course.
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Rated 4.8 out of 5 of 76 ratings

What a excelent course! I loved this series of MOOCs by EAWAG. Even when its focus are Developing Countries, its teaches so many useful tools and disciplines to care human health in any place in world.

Very educative. Thank you.

I so loved this course! I would like to thank coursera for granting me an opportunity to do this course! It is awesome I recommend that institutions offering water engineering courses should adapt it!

All information is clear, the professor in each topic he makes a example, real examples to allow that students can understand the topics, additionally, is important to know the processes and technologies that we have to do good water treatment and access for everyone. I strongly recommend this course.