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WTM 110
Residential Irrigation Design, Installation and Troubleshooting


Credits: 3
Clock Hours per Quarter: 40

AA Discipline:

Lecture Hours:20    Lab Hours:20


Description
Study of the design, installation and troubleshooting of residential irrigation systems. Site evaluation, irrigation system components, valve and sprinkler selection, system piping, system design, controllers, and installation procedures will be covered. Troubleshooting malfunctioning system components will also be incorporated into the course. Formerly WMGT 110.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Identify components used in residential Irrigation systems.
  • Apply correct fluid dynamic principles into a residential irrigation design.
  • Properly design residential irrigation systems.
  • Perform industry standard installation methods.
  • Perform industry standard troubleshooting methods.
  • Install properly designed lawn systems.
  • Demonstrate correct operations and scheduling of residential irrigation systems.

  • Course Topics
  • Plot Plans
  • Plant/Soils/Water relationships
  • Water Requirements & Scheduling
  • Sprinkler Heads/Sprinkler Patterns
  • Layout/Zoning/Pipe Sizing
  • Valves/Wire/Controllers/Fittings
  • Bill of Materials/Bidding
  • Installation procedures, Site requirements/ etiquette

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    WTM 110
    Winter 2014
    1318
    William Loney


    Two Year Projected Schedule

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