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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
TYS410 Planning Irrigation Systems 927001 4 8 8
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Objectives of this course is teaching irrigation system design and operation principles.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Doç.Dr. Eyup Selim Köksal
Learning Outcomes
  1. General principles of irrigation systems
  2. Planning of trickle irrigation system (field and scheme level)
  3. Planning of sprinkler irrigation system (field and scheme level)
  4. Main components of irigation systems
  5. Financial analysis of irrigation systems
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
Yıldırım, O. 2008. Sulama Sistemlerinin Planlanması, Ankara Üniversitesi, Ders Notları.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
Main contents of the course are, planning surface, trickle and sprinkler irrigation systems.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Description irrigation, its importance, irrigation in Turkey, irrigation methods and irrigation systems. Land preperation to irrigation, selection of apropriate irrigation method.
2.Evapotranspiration and irrigation scheduling, infiltration, Surface irrigation methods.
3.Planning of trickle irrigation systems (farm level)
4.Planning of trickle irrigation systems (farm level)
5.Planning of trickle irrigation systems (farm level)
6.Planning of sprinkler irrigation systems (farm level)
7.Planning of sprinkler irrigation systems (farm level)
9.Planning of sprinkler irrigation systems (farm level)
10.Planning of sprinkler irrigation systems (farm level)
11.Planning of irrigation schemes
12.Planning of irrigation schemes
13.Planning of irrigation schemes
14.Planning of irrigation schemes
15.Final Exam
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesQuantityTime(hours)Total Workload(hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Project Preparation22040
Individual Study for Homework Problems520100
Individual Study for Mid term Examination12020
Individual Study for Final Examination22040