|Student Contribution Band:||Band 2|
|Administered by:||College of Science and Engineering|
This subject introduces the land components of the hydrological cycle. Topics covered include: Hydrology design rainfall; peak discharges; design flood hydrographs; estimation of floods; urban stormwater management; groundwater hydrology. River mechanics continuity equation; plug flow; solute transport; secondary flow; scour. Reservoir processes stratification; mixing; inflows and outflows; seasonal cycles; destratification methods. The contaminant transport process, surface water hydrology, and groundwater hydrology will be emphasized in this subject.
|Townsville, Internal, Study Period 1|
|Census Date 25-Mar-2021|
The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.
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