Course syllabus Z15-0065-I - Water Management Structures (FZKI - WS 2019/2020)

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University: Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra
Faculty: Faculty of Horticulture and Landscape Engineering
Course unit code: Z15-0065-I
Course unit title: Water Management Structures
Planned types, learning activities and teaching methods:
lecture2 hours weekly / 26 hours per semester of study (on-site method)
26 hours per semester of study (combined method)
seminar2 hours weekly / 26 hours per semester of study (on-site method)
26 hours per semester of study (combined method)

Credits: 6
Semester: Landscape Engineering - master (required), 1. semester
Landscape Engineering - master (required), 1. semester
Level of study: 2.
Prerequisites for registration: none
Assesment methods :
Course credit: entering treatment proposal for water works in the landscape during the semester, min. 15 points

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 is able to apply the knowledge of technical proposal for design and operation of water works in the landscape. After completion of the subject the student is able to solve design parameters of the individual water works, to determine necessary support materials and input data. He is able to apply the knowledge of projecting proposal and water works service.
Information about the importance of building dams, weirs, hydropower and flood control area. After completion of the subject the student is able to elaborate practical solution of small water reservoir. The relation of water works to the environment, the ways of revitalization of small water reservoirs.
Course contents:
Purpose and distribution of hydraulic engineering, hydraulic engineering importance for agriculture, population and national hospodárstvo. Weirs fixed and mobile, design. Dams and reservoirs on agriculture and water tanks - their purpose and construction of dams. Design of low bulk dams. Use of hydropower situational solution hydropower. Water way - meaning, development, technical parameters. Small water reservoirs - importance of technical objects. Water balance of reservoir. Maintenance of water reservoirs. Technical solution of small water reservoir.
Recommended or required reading:
Recommended:
Hydraulic structures / P. Novak et al.— 4th ed. 2007 by Taylor & Francis ISBN-13: 978-0-415-38625-8
JURÍK, Ľuboš Vodné stavby. 2. prepr. a dopl. vyd. Nitra : Slovenská poľnohospodárska univerzita, 2013

Language of instruction: Slovak, English
Notes:
Evaluation of course unit:
Assessed students in total: 196

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Name of lecturer(s): doc. Ing. Ľuboš Jurík, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, person responsible for course)
Last modification: 25. 2. 2019
Supervisor: doc. Ing. Ľuboš Jurík, PhD. and programme supervisor


Last modification made by Ing. Helena Barošková on 02/25/2019.

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