Course syllabus Z15-0064-B - Water Management (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: Z15-0064-B
Course unit title: Water Management
Planned types, learning activities and teaching methods:
lecture1 hour weekly / 13 hours per semester of study (on-site method)
seminar2 hours weekly / 26 hours per semester of study (on-site method)

Credits: 4
Semester: Landscape Engineering - bachelor (required), 1. semester
Landscape Engineering - bachelor (required), 1. semester
Environmental Management - bachelor (elective), 3. semester
Level of study: 1.
Prerequisites for registration: none
Assesment methods :
Course credit: test

To obtain marking as A - excelent must be obtained at least 93 points, for marking as B - very good must be obtained at least 86 points, for marking as C – good must be obtained at least 79 points, for marking as D - satisfactory must be obtained at least 72 points, and for marking as E – sufficient must be obtained at least 64 points. Student obtains a course-credit for subject in the case of marking from A to E.
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
After completion of the subject the student understands issues of water management, is able to solve surface water runoff control and protection agricultural landscapes against the harmful effects of water, is able to apply knowledge on the principles of rational use of water resources in practice, is able to analyze large data on water resources, is able to identify the impact of land drainage systems on the environment and negative impacts on water resources.
Course contents:
Water management - concept, purpose, content, significance and role in the national economy and the environment. Water resources, the possibility of rational use and protection from depletion and pollution. Regulating surface water runoff and protect agricultural land from the damaging effects of water. Impact hydroamelioration systems on the environment. Organization of water management, the legislative and technical rationalization. International relations and cooperation in water management.
Recommended or required reading:
KALÚZ, K. -- REHÁK, Š. Vodné hospodárstvo. 2nd ed. Nitra : Slovenská poľnohospodárska univerzita, 2007. 129 p. ISBN 978-80-8069-945-1.
KALÚZ, K. -- REHÁK, Š. -- HLAVČOVÁ, K. -- SZOLGAY, J. Vodné hospodárstvo krajiny. 1st ed. Nitra : Slovenská poľnohospodárska univerzita v Nitre, 2010. 315 p. ISBN 978-80-552-0513-7.

Language of instruction: Slovak
Evaluation of course unit:
Assessed students in total: 286

9,4 %14,0 %19,2 %24,5 %29,0 %3,9 %
Name of lecturer(s): doc. Ing. Ľuboš Jurík, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, person responsible for course)
Ing. Beáta Novotná, PhD., Ing.-Paed.IGIP (instructor, lecturer)
Ing. Jozefína Pokrývková, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer)
Last modification: 1. 12. 2016
Supervisor: doc. Ing. Ľuboš Jurík, PhD. and programme supervisor

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

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