CIV550H1: Water Resources Engineering

Fixed Credit Value: 
0.50
Hours: 
38.4L/25.6T

Global and national water problems, law and legislation. Hydraulic structures. Reservoir analysis. Urban drainage and runoff control: meteorologic data analysis, deterministic and stochastic modelling techniques. Flood control: structural and nonstructural alternatives. Power generation: hydro and thermal power generation. Low flow augmentation. Economics and decision making.

Prerequisite: 

CIV250H1, CIV340H1 or equivalent