HYDROGEOLOGY AND WATER RESOURCES MANAGEMENT
|Academic year||2018/2019 Syllabus of previous years|
|Official course title||IDROGEOLOGIA E GESTIONE DELLE RISORSE IDRICHE|
|Course code||CM0465 (AF:248773 AR:136451)|
|Modality||On campus classes|
|Degree level||Master's Degree Programme (DM270)|
|Educational sector code||GEO/05|
The course deals with the components of the hydrologic cycle, i.e., precipitation, evaporation, transpiration, ground-water flow, surface runoff. Basic elements of fluid dynamics are presented. Students are introduced to both field and modeling methods for the management and evaluation of water resources.
- Comprehension of the hydrologic cycle and the ways Humans iinteract with it;
- Comprehension of the basic concepts of geophysical fluid dynamics;
- Evaluation of interdisciplinary water resource management systems.
Basic physical concepts.
- Hydrologic cycle;
- Basic fluid dynamics;
- Surface waters;
- Ground waters;
- Subsurface water circulation;
- Water management.
- Possible field activity.
This subject deals with topics related to the macro-area "Natural capital and environmental quality" and contributes to the achievement of one or more goals of U. N. Agenda for Sustainable Development