Hydraulics & Drainage

Course Number: 
CET 2020
Semester: 
Fall
Subject: 
Civil and Environmental Engineering Technology (CET)
Credits 
3.00

The course includes an introduction to the fundamental concepts of fluids and to the applications of flow mechanics in civil and environmental engineering projects. Topics include closed and open channel flow, precipitation, stormwater run-off, infiltration, ground water, watershed drainage systems, measuring devices, buoyancy, and steady flow. Calculations and lab work involve the use of precipitation and run-off data; culvert and stormwater system design; flume and hydraulic bench experiments; and the use of current industry standard computer programs.

2 hours of lecture, 3 hours of lab per week

Prerequisites