Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Hydrology CVM 444 8 3 + 0 3 5
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Doç.Dr. AHMET ÇELEBİ
Course Lecturers Doç.Dr. AHMET ÇELEBİ,
Course Assistants
Course Category Field Proper Education
Course Objective The main objective in this course is to apply basic principles to solve a variety of problems that arise in hydrologic cycle and contaminant interactions.
Course Content Introduction-The Hydrologic Cycle-Structure and Properties of Water-Evaporation-Precipitation processes and measurement-Infiltration-Groundwater-Contaminant Fate and transport-Wetlands-Runoff-Water Chemistry-Water Pollution-Streamflow processes and measurement-Hydrograph analysis
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 There will be eight-ten homework problem sets related to hydrologic problems during the semester. Expanding students capacity with creative thinking can be improved with real world problems given as homework problem sets. Lecture, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
2 Using Excel spreadsheets to solve real world problems in hydrology Drilland Practice, Lecture, Homework, Testing,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Introduction to hydrology
2 The Hydrologic Cycle
3 Structure and Properties of Water
4 Evaporation
5 Precipitation processes and measurement
6 Infiltration
7 Groundwater
8 Contaminant Fate and transport
9 Wetlands
10 Runoff
11 Water Chemistry
12 Water Pollution
13 Streamflow processes and measurement
14 Hydrograph analysis
Course Notes 1. Introduction to hydrology / Warren Viessman, Gary L. Lewis<br>2. Groundwater contamination / Chester D. Rail
Course Resources
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Engineering graduates with sufficient knowledge background on science and engineering subjects of their related area, and who are skillful in implementing theoretical and practical knowledge for modelling and solving engineering problems. X
2 Engineering graduates with skills in identifying, describing, formulating and solving complex engineering problems, and thus,deciding and implementing appropriate methods for analyzing and modelling. X
3 Engineering graduates with skills in designing a complex system, process, device or product under realistic constraints and conditions to meet specific requirements; for this purpose, skills in implementing modern design methods.
4 Engineering graduates with skills in developing, selecting and implementing modern techniques and tools required for engineering applications as well as with skills in using information technologies effectively.
5 Engineering graduates with skills in designing and conducting experiments, collecting data, analyzing and interpreting the results in order to evaluate engineering problems. X
6 Engineering graduates who are able to work within a one discipline or multi-discipline team,as well as who are able to work individually
7 Engineering graduates who are able to effectively communicate orally and officially in Turkish Language as well as who knows at least one foreign language. X
8 Engineering graduates with motivation to life-long learning and having known significance of continuous education beyond undergraduate studies for science and technology. X
9 Engineering graduates with well-structured responsibilities in profession and ethics. X
10 Engineering graduates having knowledge about practices in professional life such as project management, risk management and change management, and who are aware of innovation and sustainable development. X
11 Engineering graduates having knowledge about universal and social effects of engineering applications on health, environment and safety, as well as having awareness for juridical consequences of engineering solutions.
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ödev 25
1. Ara Sınav 25
2. Ödev 25
3. Ödev 25
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 60
1. Final 40
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 3 48
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 3 48
Mid-terms 1 8 8
Quiz 1 1 1
Assignment 3 8 24
Final examination 1 8 8
Total Workload 137
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.48
dersAKTSKredisi 5