Course syllabus Z15-0063-B - Water in Gardens and Parks (FZKI - SS 2019/2020)

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Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra
Course unit code:
Course unit title:
Water in Gardens and Parks
Planned types, learning activities and teaching methods:
1 hour weekly / 13 hours per semester of study (on-site method)
2 hours weekly / 26 hours per semester of study (on-site method)

Credits: 4
Semester: Landscape and Garden Architecture - bachelor (required), 8. semester
Level of study:
Prerequisites for registration:
Assesment methods :
Course credit: elaboration of semester project, revision and project vindication.

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 and skills needed to water elements design in garden and architecture design.
Course contents:
Hydrology of urban area. Fundamental definitions and lows of hydrodynamic. Hydraulic losses. Water flow in the pipes. Water flow in the open chanels. Design of pipe system. Water resources, its pumping and pumps. Quantitative water demand for the irrigation. Microirrigation. Design and servis technology of irrigation system. Technical report including budget. Rain water and its use for irrigation.
Recommended or required reading:
BÁREK, V. Návody na cvičenia zo závlah. 1st ed. Nitra : Slovenská poľnohospodárska univerzita, 2005. 143 p. ISBN 80-8069-533-4.
REHÁK, Š. -- BÁREK, V. -- JURÍK, Ľ. -- ČISTÝ, M. -- IGAZ, D. -- ADAM, Š. -- LAPIN, M. -- SKALOVÁ, J. -- ALENA, J. -- FEKETE, V. -- ŠÚTOR, J. -- JOBBÁGY, J. Zavlažovanie poľných plodín, zeleniny a ovocných sadov. 1st ed. Bratislava : Veda, 2015. 640 p. ISBN 978-80-224-1429-6.

Maroušek, J Zavlažování · Vydavateľstvo: ERA group, 2008,111s.

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Evaluation of course unit:
Assessed students in total: 134

60,4 %29,9 %7,5 %
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Name of lecturer(s):
prof. Ing. Viliam Bárek, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, person responsible for course)
Last modification:
25. 2. 2019
Supervisor: prof. Ing. Viliam Bárek, PhD. and programme supervisor

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

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