Master Course Outline
WTM-112
Irrigation Principles
Credits: 5
Clock Hours per Quarter: 50
Lecture Hours: 50


Description
Overview of the elements of irrigation and its industry. Topics include irrigation methods, efficiencies, equipment, and their relationships to soils and plants. Formerly WGMT 112.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Identify irrigation systems.
  • Analyze irrigation methods.
  • Apply the principles of the soil-water-plant relationship.
  • Experience installation, operation, and maintenance of irrigation systems.
  • Identify water management systems.

Course Topics
  • Irrigation Systems
  • Sprinkler Applications and Water Management
  • Installation, Operation and Maintenance
  • Water Hydraulics and Pumps
  • Soil-Water-Plant Relationships
  • Plant Requirements
  • Irrigation of Specific Crops
  • Water Quality and Supply
  • Environmental Controls
  • Chemical Applications
  • Economics


Syllabi Listing
Course
Year Quarter
Item
Instructor Files
WTM 112
B343
1312
William Loney


Two Year Projected Schedule

2014 - 20152015 - 2016
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