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
B344
5605
William Loney
WTM 112
B344
1316
William Loney
WTM 112
B343
1312
William Loney


Two Year Projected Schedule

2014 - 20152015 - 2016
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