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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
TYS309 Planning Water Sources 927001 3 5 4
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The aim of this course is to enable students to recognize water resources features, to recall planning model, to define the legal and institutional structure, to describe the planning data, to design and to evaluate the alternative plans
Name of Lecturer(s)
Yrd.Doç.Dr.Hakan ARSLAN
Learning Outcomes
  1. Defines water resources problems.
  2. Apply basic mathematics and engineering knowledge to water resources problems.
  3. Evaluates water resource planning data.
  4. Formulate and compare alternative projects.
  5. Selects project evaluation methods.
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
Balaban, A. 1986. Su Kaynaklarının Planlanması, Ankara Üniversitesi Ziraat Fakültesi yayınları no:972, Ankara
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
Water resources of world and Turkey, planning conception and model, the legal and institutional structure with related to water resources, planning data and its management, optimization models, formulation and cooperation of alternative plans
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Course presentation: Scope, reasons and rules
2.Importance of water, characteristics of water resources, water potential
3.Planning concept and model
4.The legal and institutional structure with related to water resources
5.Physical data with related to water resources
6.Socio-economic data with related to water resources
7.Optimization models: linear programming
8.Mid Term Exam
9.Formulate the water supply project
10.Formulate the water quality management
11.Formulate the water quality management
12.Benefits of water resources projects
13.Environmental effect assessment in water resources project
14.Project preparation and assesment
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Midterm Examination1100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Final Examination1100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesQuantityTime(hours)Total Workload(hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures14228
Project Preparation12020
Self Study14114
Individual Study for Mid term Examination11414
Individual Study for Final Examination4520