Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Hydrology INM 433 7 3 + 0 3 5
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Dr.Öğr.Üyesi OSMAN SÖNMEZ
Course Lecturers Dr.Öğr.Üyesi OSMAN SÖNMEZ,
Course Assistants Res.Asst.Osman SÖNMEZ
Course Category
Course Objective Hydrology is the study of the movement, distribution, and quality of water on Earth and other planets, including the hydrologic cycle, water resources and environmental watershed sustainability.
Course Content Introduction to explain the hydrological cycle, precipitation, evaporation, infiltration to explain Groundwater, Surface Flow. Examine the hydrological measurements and data analysis, hydrograph analysis, theory, examine, Unit hydrograph analysis, synthetic unit hydrograph to explain. Along the river hydrograph shifting to explain, explain flood Hydrograph routing,explain Statistical Methods in Hydrology, Repetition to analyze, explain the hydrological model.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Introduction to hydrology, explains the importance of the hydrological cycle Lecture, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
2 Precipitation, evaporation, infiltration describes the flow of groundwater Lecture, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
3 Surface runoff, hydro-meteorological measurements Lecture, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
4 Hydrograph analysis Lecture, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
5 Unit hydrograph analysis, synthetic unit hydrograph describes the Lab / Workshop, Performance Task,
6 Describes hydrograph routing along the river
7 Explains hydrograph routing in reservoir
8 Explains the statistical methods in hydrology
9 Describes the probability methods in hydrology
10 Describes the probability distribution functions in hydrology
11 Describes the functional relationship between the rainfall-runoff hydrology
12 Describes the watershed hydrology
13 Describes the hydrological models
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Introduction to hydrology, Hydrological Cycle
2 Precipitation, Evaporation, Seepage Groundwater
3 Runoff. Measurement and analysis of hydrological
4 Hydrograph Analysis, Theory
5 Unit hydrograph analysis, synthetic unit hydrograph
6 Hydrograph routing along the river
7 Hydrograph routing in reservoir
8 Statistical Methods in Hydrology
9 Statistical Methods in Hydrology
10 Analysis of Repetition
11 Watershed Hydrology
12 Functional relationship between rainfall-runoff
13 Probability methods in hydrology
14 Hydrological Models
Course Notes
Course Resources
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Comprehend science and advanced mathematics subjects fundamental to engineering; An ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering to solve civil engineering problems X
2 An ability to analyze and model civil engineering systems specific problems, identify and define the appropriate requirements for their solutions. X
3 An ability to design, implement and evaluate a civil engineering systems, component, process or program that meets specified requirements.
4 Use the techniques, skills, and modern tools of engineering effectively and correctly in engineering practice
5 An ability to gather/acquire, analyze, interpret data and make decisions to understand civil engineering problems X
6 An ability to work effectively in inter- and in-disciplinary teams or individually.
7 An ability to communicate effectively in Turkish and English.
8 Recognition of the need for, and the ability to access information, to follow recent developments in science and technology and to engage in life-long learning.
9 An understanding of professional, legal, ethical and social issues and responsibilities related to computer engineering.
10 Skills in project and risk management, awareness about importance of entrepreneurship, innovation and long-term development, and recognition of international standards and methodologies.
11 An understanding about the impact of Civil  Engineering solutions in a global, environmental, societal and legal context while making decisions.
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 70
1. Ödev 10
2. Ödev 10
3. Ödev 10
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 50
1. Final 50
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 10 10
Quiz 2 5 10
Performance Task (Laboratory) 1 2 2
Final examination 1 10 10
Total Workload 128
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.12
dersAKTSKredisi 5