Course Information
TitleΥΔΡΟΜΕΤΕΩΡΟΛΟΓΙΑ / Hydrometeorology
CodeGMC 543Ε
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate, 2nd / Postgraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CoordinatorTheodoros Mavrommatis
Course ID40001803

Programme of Study: PPS-Tmīma Geōlogías (2020-sīmera)

Registered students: 0
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSElective Courses743

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours3
Class ID
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Scientific Area
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • English (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
This course provides student a qualitative understanding of hydrologic processes while introducing new methods for quantifying hydrologic parameters and processes.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Work in an international context
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Respect natural environment
Course Content (Syllabus)
Definitions-objectives. The water budget. Elements of the surface cyclone of water. Meteorological contributions to surface cycle of water (rain, mechanisms, types, calculation of rain water of an area). Storm models. Probable rainfall maxima. Evaporation-Calculation methods.
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
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
1) All class material is available in electronic form to all students through the course web page. 2) The teacher communicates with students through e-mail.
Course Organization
Student Assessment
Quality management system of the Quality Assurance Unit (MO.DI.P)
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (Formative, Summative)
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Εισαγωγή στην υδρομετεωρολογία (Χ. Μπαλαφούτης, ΑΑ. Παπαδημητρίου)
Additional bibliography for study
Guide to hydrological practices.Data acquisition and processing, analysis, forecasting and other applications. WMO-No. 168, ISBN 92-63-15168-7, 1994. Environmental hydrology (2nd ed.), edited by A.D.Ward, W.J.Elliot, CRC Press, ISBN 1-56670-616-5, 2004.
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