Hydraulics & Drainage

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

This course includes an introduction to the fundamental concepts of fluids and to the application of flow mechanics in civil and environmental engineering projects. Topics include open channel flow, precipitation, stormwater run-off, infiltration, groundwater, watershed drainage systems, measuring devices, buoyancy, and steady flow. Calculations and laboratory work involve the use of precipitation data; culver 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