Academic Catalog

CE420 IRRIGATION AND DRAINAGE

Course Code: 5620420
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 5.0
Department: Civil Engineering
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Assoc.Prof.Dr. YAKUP DARAMA
Offered Semester: Fall or Spring Semesters.

Course Content

The need for correcting the natural distribution of water. Irrigation systems: Rotation system, demand system, limited demand system, unit area unit water system. Types of irrigation networks. Required information for the design of irrigation projects. General principles of system layout. Computational principles for channel design.