Course syllabus Z15-0010-B - Hydrology (FZKI - WS 2017/2018)

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University: Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra
Faculty: Faculty of Horticulture and Landscape Engineering
Course unit code: Z15-0010-B
Course unit title: Hydrology
Planned types, learning activities and teaching methods:
lecture2 hours weekly / 26 hours per semester of study (on-site method)
seminar2 hours weekly / 26 hours per semester of study (on-site method)

Credits: 6
Semester: -- item not defined --
Level of study: 1.
Prerequisites for registration: none
Assesment methods :
Written test, practical excercises

To obtain A student has to obtain at least 93 points, for the evaluation B at least 86 points, for C at least 79 points, for the evaluation D at least 72 points, and for E evaluation, at least 64 points. Student receives credit for the subject in the case of evaluation from A to E.
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
After completion of the subjekt the student understands the basic knowledge on rules of occurrence, circulation and spatial distribution of water on the Earth.
Course contents:
1.1.week (allowance 2/2)
a.a) Lecture: Hydrology - basic terms.
b.b) Exercise: Geometric characteristics of basin.

2.2.week (allowance 2/2)
a.a) Lecture: Basin - term, characteristics.
b.b) Exercise: Physical and geographical basin characteristics.

3.3.week (allowance 2/2)
a.a) Lecture: Precipitation.
b.b) Exercise: Hydrological characteristics of basin. Technical report.

4.4. week (allowance 2/2)
a.a) Lecture: Rainfall-runoff process.
b.b) Exercise: Processing of precipitation observations.

5.5.week (allowance 2/2)
a.a) Lecture: Runoff characteristics.
b.b) Exercise: Design rain.

6.6.week (allowance 2/2)
a.a) Lecture: Discharge wave.
b.b) Exercise: Hydrological characteristics of surface runoff.

7.7.week (allowance 2/2)
a.a) Lecture: Extreme and design discharges.
b.b) Exercise: Hydraulic characteristics of surface runoff.

8.8.week (allowance 2/2)
a.a) Lecture: CN - method.
b.b) Exercise: Design discharge computation.

9.9.week (allowance 2/2)
a.a) Lecture: Process of hydrological observations and measurements.
b.b) Exercise: Discharge wave transformation by water Reservoir.

10.10.week (allowance 2/2)
a.a) Lecture: Flow duration curves.
b.b) Exercise: Discharge wave transformation by water reservoir.

11.11.week (allowance 2/2)
a.a) Lecture: Subsurface water.
b.b) Exercise: Empirical flow duration curve.

12.12.week (allowance 2/2)
a.a) Lecture: Water management.
b.b) Exercise: Teoretical flow duration curve - moment method

13.13.week (allowance 2/2)
a.a) Lecture: Hydrosphere protection.
b.b) Exercise: Teoretical flow duration curve - quantile method.

Recommended or required reading:
ANTAL, J. -- ŠPÁNIK, F. -- BENETIN, J. -- REHÁK, Š. -- TOMLAIN, J. Hydrológia poľnohospodárskej krajiny. 2nd ed. Nitra : Slovenská poľnohospodárska univerzita, 2004. 250 p. ISBN 80-8069-428-1.
ANTAL, J. -- IGAZ, D. Aplikovaná agrohydrológia. 4th ed. Nitra : Slovenská poľnohospodárska univerzita, 2006. 209 p. ISBN 80-8069-669-1.

Antal, J. - Fídler, J. a kol.: Poľnohospodárske meliorácie (vysokoškolská učebnica), Príroda Bratislava, 1989
Antal, J. - Krajčírová, Z.: Návody na cvičenia z Hydrológie, VŠP Nitra, 1990
Antal, J.: Agrohydrológia, Vyd. SPU Nitra, 1999, 168 s.
Antal, J.: Ochrana pôdy a lesotechnické meliorácie II. (návody na cvičenia), Príroda

Language of instruction: Slovak, English
Evaluation of course unit:
Assessed students in total: 230

17,0 %15,2 %18,3 %20,4 %23,5 %5,6 %
Name of lecturer(s): prof. Ing. Jaroslav Antal, DrSc. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, person responsible for course)
Ing. Elena Aydin, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer)
prof. Ing. Dušan Igaz, PhD. (examiner, lecturer)
Ing. Andrej Tárník, PhD. (instructor, lecturer)
Last modification: 1. 12. 2016
Supervisor: prof. Ing. Jaroslav Antal, DrSc. and programme supervisor

Last modification made by Ing. Helena Barošková on 12/01/2016.

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