Dam Construction

Course Information
TitleΦΡΑΓΜΑΤΙΚΕΣ ΚΑΤΑΣΚΕΥΕΣ / Dam Construction
Code311Ε
FacultyAgriculture, Forestry and Natural Environment
SchoolForestry and Natural Environment
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID420000141

Programme of Study: UPS School of Forestry and Natural Environment (2009-today)

Registered students: 21
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSElective Courses953

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours3
Class ID
600126003
Course Category
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Erasmus
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • English (Examination)
Prerequisites
General Prerequisites
the student should have been taught the basic principles of the hydrological arrangement of torrents currents.
Learning Outcomes
the student will be able to dimension and design dams using a computer.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Design and manage projects
Course Content (Syllabus)
Forces, loading and stability of dam construction, heavy weight constructions, construction beams, mixed weight constructions, beams, curves and soil constructions, protection works of dam constructions). Pc design of a check dam.
Keywords
check dam, programme design, forces and barrier design, dimensioning of barriers, beams, arched dams
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
  • Video lectures
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
Description
pc, video projector during teaching and laboratory exercises.
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures491.6
Laboratory Work270.9
Reading Assigment90.3
Exams50.2
Total903
Student Assessment
Description
xaminations at the end of the semester using a computer program.
Student Assessment methods
  • Oral Exams (Summative)
  • individual design examination with PC (Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Το σύγγραμα που καλύπτει πλήρως το αντικείμενο του μαθήματος είναι: Τίτλος πανεπιστημιακών σημειώσεων: Φραγματικές κατασκεύες. Συγγραφέας: Παναγιώτης Στεφανίδης
Additional bibliography for study
Design of small dams. UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR BUREAU OF RECLAMATION DESIGN OFSMALL DAMS A Water Resources Technical Publication First Edition, 1960 Second Edition, 1973 Revised Reprint, 1977 Third Edition, 1987
Last Update
24-09-2018