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ENT 212
Hydrology


Credits: 5
Clock Hours per Quarter: 50

AA Discipline:

Lecture Hours:50


Description
Introduction to the fundamental principles of analysis and design of storm water conveyance systems. Emphasis is on the hydrological cycle, surface water runoff analysis, and the design of detention systems, conveyance systems, culverts, and storm water outlet protection. Prerequisite: ENT 211 or instructor permission. Formerly CET 166.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Identify the hydrological cycle and causes.
  • Calculate stormwater runoff quantities using the Rational and NRCS methods.
  • Explain concepts of time of concentration, Manning's equation, storm frequencies, and storm intensities
  • Calculate pipe and culvert sizes for stormwater conveyance
  • Calculate stormwater detention volumes
  • Compute runoff hydrographs
  • Design stormwater conveyance systems
  • Design rip rap protection

  • Course Topics
  • Drainage basins
  • Time of Concentration
  • Characterization of surface types
  • Application of Manning’s equation
  • Rational Method of stormwater analysis
  • NRCS Method of stormwater analysis
  • Conveyance system design
  • Rip rap protection design
  • Detention Design

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    ENT 212
    Winter 2014
    0431
    Ron Rooks, P.E.


    Two Year Projected Schedule

    Year One* Year Two**
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini 
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    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
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    *If fall quarter starts on an odd year (2003, 2005, etc.), it's Year One.
    **
    If fall quarter starts on an even year (2002, 2004, etc.), it's Year Two.