Master Course Outline
ENT 211
Hydraulics

Credits: 5 
Clock Hours per Quarter: 50
Lecture Hours:50

Description
Introduction to the fundamental principles of fluid characteristics and the related impact on engineering design. Emphasis is on properties and definitions of fluid mechanics, fluid statics, fluid dynamics, fluid flow, measurement of fluids, orifices, weirs, pipe flow, and open channel flow. Prerequisite: OCSUP 107, MATH& 141, or instructor permission. Formerly CET 223 
Intended Learning Outcomes
Identify hydraulic systems and their problems.
Design and analyze simple hydraulic systems
Calculate open and closed channel flows using Manning?s equation
Solve problems involving principles and formulas of fluid mechanics
Solve problems involving fluid flow measurements
Solve problems involving weirs and orifices
Solve problems involving controlled water systems

Course Topics
Definitions and properties of fluid mechanics.
Buoyancy.
Static and dynamic mechanics of fluid flow.
Use of Moody diagrams.
Flow measurement in orifices, weirs, pipes, and open channels.
Backwater profiles.
Hydraulic jumps.
Manning's equation of fluid flow.


Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
Course 
Year Quarter 
Item 
Instructor 

ENT 211 
Fall 2014 
0418 
Michelle Schmode 

ENT 211 
Fall 2013 
0418 
Michelle Schmode 


Two Year Projected Schedule
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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.
