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WTM 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. 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 See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    WTM 112
    Winter 2014
    1312
    William Loney


    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.