sap course 1429274606

Course Code & Number:

CE 431

Course Title:

Design of Hydraulic Structures

Level of Course:

BS

Credits:

(3+0+0) 3 TEDU Credits, 6 ECTS Credits

Catalog Description:

Dam design concepts. Design of overflow and outlet structures. Design of dissipation structures. Design of bottom outlets, gate types. Design of intake structures. Hydraulic losses, vortex formation, control gates and valves, penstock.

Pre-requisites & Co-requisites:

Pre-requisites: CE 331
Co-requisites: NONE
Grading: 

Assignments - 10%
Midterm - 25%
Final - 25%
Term Project - 40%

Year of Study: 
Senior
Semester: 
Fall
Mode of Delivery: 
Face-to-face
Language of Instruction: 
English
Course Type: 
Elective
Required Reading: 
1. Hydraulic Engineering , J. A. Roberson, J. J. Cassidy, M. N. Chaudhry, John Wiley & Sons, New York, 1998
Course Objective: 

This course is aimed to introduce the students the basic design criteria applicable for hydraulic structures such as spillways, diversion tunnels, channels, energy dissipators, intake structures, penstock and gates.

Design Content: 

100%

Learning Outcomes: 

Upon succesful completion of this course, a student will be able to
1. Perform design of overflow structures
2. Perform design of diversion structures
3. Perform design of outlet structures
4. Perform design of dissipation structures
5. Perform design of bottom outlets
6. Perform design of intake structures

Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods: 
Telling/Explaining
Questioning
Reading
Problem Solving
Inquiry
Assessment Methods and Criteria: 
Test / Exam
Quiz/Homework

Student Workload:

Quizzes /Homeworks
47 hrs
hrs
Midterm Exam 1
2 hrs
hrs
Midterm Exam 2
2 hrs
hrs
Final Exam
3 hrs
hrs

Prepared By:

Güney Özcebe

Revised By:

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