Design and Construction of Irrigation and Drainage Systems

Course Information
TitleΣΧΕΔΙΑΣΜΟΣ ΕΡΓΩΝ ΑΡΔΕΥΣΗΣ & ΑΠΟΣΤΡΑΓΓΙΣΗΣ / Design and Construction of Irrigation and Drainage Systems
CodeΤΥ4000
FacultyEngineering
SchoolCivil Engineering
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID20000278

Programme of Study: PPS TMĪMATOS POLITIKŌN MĪCΗANIKŌN (2018-2019)

Registered students: 27
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
Division of Structural EngineeringElective Courses955
Division of Hydraulics and Environmental EngineeringCompulsory Course belonging to the selected specialization (Compulsory Specialization Course)955
Division of Geotechnical EngineeringElective Courses955
Division of Transport and Project ManagementElective Courses955

Class Information
Academic Year2015 – 2016
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours3
Class ID
600010816
SectionInstructors
1. ΤΥ4000Elpida-Kleanthi Kolokytha, Zisis Mallios
Type of the Course
  • Scientific Area
Course Category
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Learning Outcomes
After successful completion of the course the student should be able to: • calculate and successfully design an irrigation network • select the appropriate regulation and protection devices • apply optimization methods • calculate economic fundamentals in order to prepare feasibility study of the project
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Make decisions
  • Work in teams
  • Design and manage projects
  • Respect natural environment
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
Principles of drafting land improvement projects. Project Specifications. Design of irrigation systems with artificial rain. Design of drip irrigation networks. Detailed hydraulic calculations. Economic optimization of networks - Characteristic Curve Method. Instruments. Devices. Structural Components. Design and study of drainage networks. Hydraulic calculations - Structural components.
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures
Project
Total
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Assignment (Summative)
  • Oral Exams (Summative)
Last Update
25-05-2016