Courses Catalogue

Irrigation Engineering And Hydrology Ii

COURSE CODE: CIV4231
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 3
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Civil Engineering, Bsc
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
STATUS: Elective
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Course Description

COURSE DESCRIPTION

 

The course builds on irrigation and hydrology I to study the techniques of irrigation methods and understand the various technologies of irrigation.

 

COURSE JUSTIFICATION/RATIONALE

This course will provide advanced knowledge on design in the field of hydraulic engineering through studying the various hydraulic and irrigation structures

 

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

By the end of this course, the student should be able to:

·        Advance knowledge of the management of water resources through well designed drainage and irrigation systems.

·        Acquire knowledge of underground pipeline systems

·        Acquire further knowledge the analysis of irrigation and drainage systems and their components.

·        Understand land grading survey and levelling methods

·        Understand different irrigation methods

 

LEARNING OUTCOMES

·        Apply knowledge of water resources management in irrigation system design

·        Apply knowledge of underground pipeline systems in irrigation systems

·        Outline different irrigation methods and be able to use the appropriately

·        Discuss effective usage of water resources irrigation purposes

·        Explain the effective usage of water resources.