DESIGN AND MANAGEMENT OF RECLAMATION WORKS

Course Information
TitleΣΧΕΔΙΑΣΜΟΣ ΚΑΙ ΔΙΑΧΕΙΡΙΣΗ ΕΓΓΕΙΟΒΕΛΤΙΩΤΙΚΩΝ ΕΡΓΩΝ / DESIGN AND MANAGEMENT OF RECLAMATION WORKS
CodeΝ235Ε
FacultyAgriculture, Forestry and Natural Environment
SchoolAgriculture
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CommonYes
StatusActive
Course ID420001886

Programme of Study: PPS Geōponías (2019-sīmera)

Registered students: 0
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSElective Courses belonging to the otherWinter-5
EGGEIŌN VELTIŌSEŌN, EDAFOLOGIAS KAI GEŌRGIKĪS MĪCΗANIKĪSElective Course belonging to the selected specialization (Elective Specialization Course)Winter-5

Programme of Study: UPS School of Agriculture (2011-today)

Registered students: 2
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSElective Courses belonging to the otherWinter-5
EGGEIŌN VELTIŌSEŌN, EDAFOLOGIAS KAI GEŌRGIKĪS MĪCΗANIKĪSElective Course belonging to the selected specialization (Elective Specialization Course)Winter-5

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Instructors from Other Categories
Weekly Hours4
Total Hours130
Class ID
600120017
Type of the Course
  • Scientific Area
  • Skills Development
Course Category
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Erasmus
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • English (Examination)
Prerequisites
Required Courses
  • Ν015Υ AGRICULTURAL HYDRAULICS
  • Ν203Υ WATER RESOURCES QUALITY, POLLUTION AND PROTECTION
  • Ν204Υ PIPE FLOW AND OPEN CHANNELS HYDRAULICS
  • Ν212Υ LAND DRAINAGE AND GROUNWATER HYDROLOGY
  • Ν214Υ IRRIGATION SYSTEMS
Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this course, students will be able to: 1. know the principles of agrotechnical studies 2. environmental impact assessment 3. design of agrotechnical projects
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 international context
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Design and manage projects
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
Land reclamation and water resources works (irrigation, drainage, reservoirs and irrigation water supply, flood protection, artificial recharge). Case of land reclamation works in Greece. Delivery and distribution systems. Delivery and distribution systems with open channel and closed conduits for irrigation. Regulation and flow measurement methods. Irrigation units and flow. Design and construction principles of surface and subsurface drainage networks. Planning, operation, integrated and sustainable management of land reclamation works. Economic analysis and assessment of land reclamation works. Technical specifications of land reclamation works. Management body of land reclamation works.
Keywords
land reclamation works, irrigation networks, drainage networks, management, studies, design
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • 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
Lectures78
Laboratory Work13
Tutorial26
Project20
Exams3
Total140
Student Assessment
Description
Written exams
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Assignment (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (Formative, Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
1. Τσακίρης, Γ., 2006. Υδραυλικά Έργα: Σχεδιασμός και Διαχείριση, Τόμος ΙΙ: Εγγειοβελτιωτικά Έργα. Εκδόσεις Συμμετρία, Αθήνα, 773 σελ.
Last Update
27-01-2019