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Course syllabus Z15-0062-I - River Modification and Rehabilitation (FZKI - SS 2019/2020)
|University:||Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra|
|Faculty of Horticulture and Landscape Engineering|
Course unit code:
|Course unit title:||River Modification and Rehabilitation|
|Planned types, learning activities and teaching methods:|
|Semester:||Landscape Engineering - master (required), 2. semester|
Landscape Engineering - master (required), 2. semester
|Level of study:||2.|
Prerequisites for registration:
|Assesment methods :|
Course credit: Elaboration of practical tasks and river rehabilitation project.
Exam: 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 – satisfactory 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:|
To provide the theoretical background and knowledge of principles of river restoration. To provide students with the skills needed for design of river rehabilitation measures.
|The objectives and principles of modification and rehabilitation of rivers. The purpose of river modification. Hydrological balance of the territory. River's discharge regime. Fluvial geomorphological processes. The principles of the natural geomorphological processes of stream's. channel. Stream's plan view design, longitudinal profile and cross section design. Assessment of the riverbed stability. Channel armouring design. Riparian vegetation design. Flood control measures. Principles of river rehabilitation and restoration. The design of restoration objects.|
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Evaluation of course unit:
|Assessed students in total: 203|
Name of lecturer(s):
25. 2. 2019
prof. Ing. Peter Halaj, CSc. and programme supervisor
Last modification made by Ing. Helena Barošková on 02/25/2019.