546-0479/02 – Water Management (HSV)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Environmental EngineeringCredits4
Subject guarantorIng. Tomáš Dvorský, Ph.D. Paed.IGIPSubject version guarantorIng. Tomáš Dvorský, Ph.D. Paed.IGIP
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Year1Semesterwinter
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2020/2021Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
DVO203 Ing. Tomáš Dvorský, Ph.D. Paed.IGIP
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+2
Part-time Credit and Examination 8+8

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

After completing the course, students will be familiar with the issue of water regime of the landscape, they will be able to apply the acquired knowledge in solving specific applications in the field of irrigation or drainage. Students will be able to propose suitable measures for sustainable water management in the landscape.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Tutorials

Summary

The aim of the course is to acquaint students with the issue of influencing the water regime of the landscape by means of drainage and irrigation equipment. The main emphasis is placed on the identification of already built facilities, their maintenance and possible removal, together with the design of suitable irrigation systems for sustainable water management in the landscape.

Compulsory literature:

SEILER, R.L. Irrigation-induced contamination of water, sediment, and biota in the western United States - synthesis of data from the National Irrigation Water Quality Program. Denver: U.S. Department of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey, 2003. Twort C.A.: Water Supply. 2000, London

Recommended literature:

Irrigation and drainage. New York: Wiley-Blackwell, 2001-. ISSN 1531-0353

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Credit will be awarded for processing the calculation of irrigation for a specific location. The exam will be written and then oral.

E-learning

Other requirements

Individual study of current professional publications.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Introduction 2. Water regime of the landscape 3. Water demand for supplementary irrigation according to ČSN 750434 4. Definition and division of individual types of irrigation 5. Definition of micro-irrigation and its subdivision and design 6. Division, definition and design of spray irrigation 7. Theoretical principles of underground drainage 8. Funcke and drainage channels design 9. Protection of the area from external waters in the form of dikes 10. Design and location of drainage pumping stations 11. Function and design of horizontal drainage 12. Hydrological and water management balance 13. Ponds and special-purpose tanks 14. Legislation of surface and groundwater

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2020/2021 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Credit and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Credit Credit 33  17
        Examination Examination 67  18
Mandatory attendence parzicipation: Individual study of current professional publications.

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2021/2022 (N0724A290009) Water Technologies and Water Management NV P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2021/2022 (N0724A290009) Water Technologies and Water Management NV K Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2020/2021 (N0724A290009) Water Technologies and Water Management NV K Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2020/2021 (N0724A290009) Water Technologies and Water Management NV P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan

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