Course Description : Study of hydrology and hydraulics as they relate to storm water generation and collection; wastewater collection and treatment and water treatment and distribution systems. Lectures include: hydrology and runoff; groundwater; pipeline hydraulics; open channel hydraulics; wastewater treatment; pump selection; reservoir and detention design; drainage structures; water pollution and flood control. Laboratory exercises consist of design projects such as storm water collection system, sanitary sewer list station, culvert, drainage channel, detention pond, backwater curves and water distribution system. Computer software is available to aid in the design calculations.
Department Description : Engineering Technologies