COASTAL ENGINEERING

Course Information
TitleΠΑΡΑΚΤΙΑ ΜΗΧΑΝΙΚΗ / COASTAL ENGINEERING
CodeDBE201
Interdepartmental ProgrammeDPMS-OLOKLĪRŌMENĪ DIACΗEIRISĪ LEKANŌN APORROĪS KAI PARAKTIŌN PERIOCΗŌN
Collaborating SchoolsBiology
Geology
Civil Engineering
Cycle / Level2nd / Postgraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CoordinatorTheofanis Karampas
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID600014119

Programme of Study: DPMS-OLOKLĪRŌMENĪ DIACΗEIRISĪ LEKANŌN APORROĪS KAI PARAKTIŌN PERIOCΗŌN

Registered students: 0
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSElective Courses214

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Class ID
600098364
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Respect natural environment
  • Be critical and self-critical
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
First order theory for monochromatic gravity waves. Wave propagation in coastal areas (shoaling, refraction, diffraction, breaking, runup). Generation and evolution of wind generated sea waves. Types of coastal and harbour structures. Functional requirements and construction methods. Coastal sediment transport and morphodynamics. Annual balance of littoral transport and coastal erosion. Coastal morphological response resulting from the construction of coastal structures. Coastal protection structures. Mathematical models in Coastal Engineering.
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
  • Video lectures
  • Multimedia
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures180.7
Laboratory Work180.7
Reading Assigment301.2
Written assigments301.2
Exams40.2
Total1004
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Assignment (Formative, Summative)
  • Oral Exams (Formative, Summative)
Last Update
29-06-2017