HYDROGEOLOGY AND WATER RESOURCES MANAGEMENT

Academic year 2015/2016 Syllabus of previous years
Official course title IDROGEOLOGIA E GESTIONE DELLE RISORSE IDRICHE
Course code CM0447 (AF:194164 AR:88153)
Modality Frontal Lesson
ECTS credits 6 out of 12 of GEORESOURCES AND LAND
Degree level Master's Degree Programme (DM270)
Educational sector code GEO/05
Period 1st Semester
Course year 2
Where VENEZIA
Course objectives
The lecture is aimed at offering basic knowledge on following aspects:
- fluid dynamics;
- water on our Planet;
- hydric resources;
- hydric resource management;
- water resources control;
- environmental planing to optimize the use of hydric resources;
- Understanding and mitigation of instability phenomena;
- Improvement of the method for using thermal resources.
Pre-requirements
Basic physics and mathematics; geology.
Contents
- Introduction;
- surface waters;
- lakes;
- ice;
- underground water;
- water circuklation;
- water resource management.
Referral texts
Text and powerpoint slides from the lecturer.
Type of exam
oral
Teaching methods
Frontal lectures
Teaching language
Italian
Other
The oral exam is aimed at a candidate's valuation in the whole discipline of the lecture. After a first invitation to discuss a topic chosen by the candidate -this serves to test the acquired knowledge on a particularly familiar topic- the exam continues focussing on several of the remaining topics
Sustainability
  • Course with sustainable contents
  • University credits of sustainability: 8
Last update of the programme
22/02/2015