Course syllabus HDRA - Hydraulics (FFWT - SS 2009/2010)

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Course code: HDRA
Course title in language of instruction: Hydraulika
Course title in Czech: Hydraulics
Course title in English: Hydraulics
Mode of completion and number of credits: Exam (6 credits)
(1 ECTS credit = 28 hours of workload)
Mode of delivery/Timetabled classes: full-time, 2/2 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
Language of instruction: Czech
Level of course: bachelor
Semester: SS 2009/2010
Name of lecturer: Dr. Ing. et Ing. Miroslav Kravka (examiner, lecturer)
Ing. Jana Marková, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, supervisor)
Ing. Katarína Peterková (instructor)
Prerequisites: none
Aims of the course:
Understanding the basic concepts and relations in hydraulics, hydrodynamics and hydrostatics with the determination of hydraulic parameters for the design modification of water flows, torrent water regime of soil hydraulic assessment of drainage facilities of roads and the design of small water reservoirs.
Course contents:
1.In the frame of the subject, students will learn basic concepts and hydraulic calculations.
Students will obtain teoretical and practical information and knowledge about:
(allowance 0/0)
a.1) Hydraulics definitions, history, basic properties of liquids
b.2) Hydrostatics - definitions, basic concepts, hydrostatic force, hydrostatic pressure
c.3) Hydrodynamics - Definitions, basic concepts,
- the water flow in pipes, types of flow in pipes, calculation of capacity loss
- The water flow in open sections., calculation of channel capacity,
- The type of flow in the riverbed
- The flow of water on the premises, overflow water flow under the bridges, the water flow in culverts
d.4) Groundwater

Learning outcomes and competences:
Generic competences:
-Ability to analyse and synthesize
-Ability to work independently
-Basic computing skills
-Capacity to learn
-General knowledge
-Skilled at utilizing and processing information

Specific competences:
-Ability to apply theoretical knowledge in practical proposals hydraulic engineering
-Practical ability to design and hydraulic calculation of the objects
-Understanding the fundamental relationships of hydrostatics and hydrodynamics

Type of course unit: required
Year of study: Not applicable - the subject could be chosen at anytime during the course of the programme.
Work placement: There is no compulsory work placement in the course unit.
Recommended study modules: -
Learning activities and study load (hours of study load):
Type of teaching methodDaily attendance
Direct teaching
     lecture28 h
     practice28 h
     preparation for exam28 h
     preparation for regular assessment20 h
     elaboration of reports64 h
Total168 h
Assessment methods:
Recommended reading:
TypeAuthorTitlePublished inPublisherYearISBN
RQKREŠL, J.HydraulikaBrnoMendelova zemědělská a lesnická univerzita v Brně200180-7157-490-2
RQKRATOCHVÍL, J. et al.HydraulikaBrnoVUT199180-214-0269-5
RQHydraulikaPrahaTechnicko-vědecké vydavatelství1951
RQKOLÁŘ, V.Hydraulika
RQJANDORA, -- STARA, V. -- STARÝ, M.Hydraulika a hydrologieBrnoCERM200280-214-2204-1
RQHydraulika I.
RQHydraulika II.
RQHydraulika pro vodohospodářské stavby / B. Boor, J. Kunštátský, C. Patočka
RQHydraulika 1.
RQHydraulika 2.
RQRYBNIKÁŘ, J. -- ŠÁLEK, J. -- SVOBODA, F.Vodní stavitelstvíBrnoVUT199380-214-0511-2
RQKRAVKA, M. et al.Základy lesnické a krajinářské hydrologie a hydraulikyV BrněMendelova zemědělská a lesnická univerzita2009978-80-7375-338-2


Last modification made by Ing. et Ing. Miroslav Cepl on 11/15/2011.

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