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WMGT 112
Irrigation Principles


Credits: 5
Clock Hours per Quarter: 50

AA Discipline:

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.

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 See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    WMGT 112
    Fall 2012
    1312
    Greg Farrens
    WMGT 112
    Fall 2011
    1312
    Greg Farrens
    WMGT 112
    Fall 2010
    1312
    Greg Farrens
    WMGT 112
    Fall 2009
    1312
    Greg Farrens
    WMGT 112
    Spring 2009
    5022
    Greg Farrens


    Two Year Projected Schedule

    Year One* Year Two**
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini 
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini
    X
    X
    X
    X
     
    X
    X
    X
    X
     

    *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.