WATER RESOURCES MANAGEMENT

Course Information
TitleΔΙΑΧΕΙΡΙΣΗ ΥΔΑΤΙΚΩΝ ΠΟΡΩΝ / WATER RESOURCES MANAGEMENT
CodeΓ40
FacultyEngineering
SchoolRural and Surveying Engineering
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CoordinatorAthanasios Loukas
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID20000999

Programme of Study: UPS of School of Rural and Surveing Engineering

Registered students: 18
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
Geodesy and SurveyingElective Courses956
Cadastre, Photogrammetry and CartographyElective Courses956
Transportation and Hydraulic EngineeringCompulsory Courses956

Class Information
Academic Year2014 – 2015
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours3
Class ID
20052120
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Scientific Area
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
Students will be able to study and plan the management of the surface water resources in a region. They learn all the necessary steps and data that are required for this purpose and apply them to a specific area for which they have available data (Case study)
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Make decisions
  • Work in teams
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Design and manage projects
  • Respect natural environment
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
The aim of the course is the management of the surface water resources of a region. Namely: Hydrological cycle. Drainage basin. Tracing the drainage basin. Estimation of the annual runoff of the area. Designation of the dam position. Design and calculation of the volume of the dam. Calculation of the reservoir capacity based on its crest Design and calculation of water supply network for adjacent urban areas. Design and calculation of irrigation network. Design and calculation for a small hydroelectric station.
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
  • Interactive excersises
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures39
Total39
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Assignment (Formative, Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Σημειωσεις, Παρουσιασεις
Additional bibliography for study
Design of small dams United states, Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation 1987
Last Update
20-09-2013