Torrent, River and Lake Environmental Management

Course Information
TitleΠΕΡΙΒΑΛΛΟΝΤΙΚΕΣ ΔΙΕΥΘΕΤΗΣΕΙΣ ΧΕΙΜΑΡΡΩΝ,ΠΟΤΑΜΩΝ,ΛΙΜΝΩΝ / Torrent, River and Lake Environmental Management
Code312Ε
FacultyAgriculture, Forestry and Natural Environment
SchoolForestry and Natural Environment
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID420000142

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

Registered students: 18
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSElective Courses1053

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours3
Class ID
600130695
Course Category
Knowledge Deepening / Consolidation
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
Design and implement specific studies and environmental settlement projects, will design and study special protective devices such as fish passages. will apply the natural control arrangement of river and lake torrents.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Design and manage projects
  • Respect natural environment
Course Content (Syllabus)
Morphology of lake river basins. Principles, systems of environmental arrangement of torrents, rivers, lakes. Arrangement works adapted to natural environment. Special works of environmental stream corrections in national parks, virgin and aesthetic forests and natural museums. Formation of artificial beds and lake basins (depositories) by applying environmental criteria. Stream correction with specific requirements (fish culture, boat racing, swimming, aesthetic improvement, etc.)
Keywords
lake and river morphology, natural arrangement torrent, specific environmental torrent control systems, reservoirs, fish passages
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
  • Video lectures
  • Multimedia
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
  • Use of ICT in Student Assessment
Description
pc, video projector during teaching and laboratory exercises.
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures491.6
Laboratory Work90.3
Fieldwork90.3
Reading Assigment90.3
Written assigments90.3
Exams50.2
Total903
Student Assessment
Description
examination at the end of semester.
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Assignment (Summative)
  • Oral Exams (Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Το σύγγραμα που καλύπτει πλήρως το αντικείμενο του μαθήματος είναι: Τίτλος πανεπιστημιακών σημειώσεων: Περιβαλλοντικές διευθετήσεις. Συγγραφέας: Μάριος Σαπουντζής
Additional bibliography for study
Chow V.T., Maidment D.R., Mays L.W. Applied Hydrology, 1988, McGraw- Gully Control in SAT Watersheds Stream bank bioengineering practice guide Soil Bioengineering for Upland Slope Protection and Erosion Reduction
Last Update
30-05-2019