This unit is designed to enable students to acquire an understanding of the theoretical principles in engineering hydrology and water resources engineering. This unit will enable students to apply the theoretical knowledge acquired in problem solving and develop critical thinking skills. This unit also provide students an opportunity to enhance their oral and written communication skills as well as other Engineers Australia professional capabilities.
Topics include; Hydrologic cycle, rainfall and runoff routing, Urban Drainage design, Floodplain management, Water resources development, Computer software including RORB and SOURCE.
On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
Class notes can be accessed from VU Collaborate.
This unit is studied as part of the following course(s):