Hidrologia, Recursos Hídricos e Ambiente - Engenharia Civil - Sem Ramos - Especialidades

ECTS / Credit Units
Year: 3 / 2º Semestre
Plan: 2012/13
Scientific Area: CIV
Level: Intermédio

Semestral Hour Load

Theorical: 48.00
Theorical-Pratical: 32.00
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Degree having this Course

Degree - Branch Degree Plan Year
Engenharia Civil - Sem Ramos - Especialidades 2012/13

Teaching Staff

Sérgio António Neves Lousada
Sérgio António Neves Lousada

Responsável pelas Pautas
Ensino teórico
Ensino teórico-prático

Course Information

Course Objectivs

O1 Provide students with a good understanding of the phenomena that make up the hydrologic cycle, to allow the creation of a sound basis for different applications in the field of Hydrology in Civil Engineering.

O2 Presentation of the basic concepts for the analysis of surface and underground water resources, availability and needs. Definition of the constraints posed by the circulation of water. Management and protection of water resources legislation.

O3 Develop soft skills, particularly with regard to the use of computational tools, holistic approach integrating the dimensions of sustainability, as well as drafting and technical reporting.

Evaluation Criteria

Classification Type: Apr / Rep
Evaluation Model: A
Evaluation Methodology: Quizzes: aim to assess theoretical knowledge, theoretical and practical. This way, you can monitor the performance of students during the semester and take corrective action when necessary.

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Main Bibliography

Quintela A. C. (1996). Hidrologia e Recursos Hídricos.. Instituto Superior Técnico..
Lencastre A. e Franco F. (2006). Lições de Hidrologia.. Fundação FCT ..
Ward, A. and Trimble, S. (2003). Environmental Hydrology.. Lewis Plublishers..
Vallejo, L., Ferrer, M., Ortuño, L., Oteo, C. (2002). Ingeniería Geológica.. Pearson, Prentice Hall..
Custodio, E. & Llamas, M. (1983). Hidrologia Subterranea.. Ed. Omega S.A..
Schwartz, F. and Zang,H. (2003). Fundamentals of Groundwater.. John Wiley & Sons, Inc..
Cunha, L. et al. (1980). A Gestão da Água.. Fundação Gulbenkian..
Linsley, R. et al. (1982). Hydrology for Engineers.. MacGraw-Hill..
Linsley, R. e Franzini, J. (1964). Engenharia de Recursos Hídricos.. MacGraw- Hill do Brasil..

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