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Irrigation Engineering Dept. Courses


Irrigation Engineering Department 

First Year

Course No.

Subject

Units

Annual Course hr/wk

Theory

Applied

Practical

IE101

Mathematics I

6

2

2

0

IE 102

Engineering Mechanics

6

2

2

0

IE 103

Engineering Drawings

4

0

2

4

IE 104

Introduction to Water Resources Engineering

4

2

0

0

IE 105

Computer

4

1

2

0

IE 106

Engineering Statistics

4

2

0

0

IE 107

Engineering  Geology

4

1

0

2

IE 108

Technical English

4

2

0

0

IE 109

Kurdology

4

2

0

0

IE 110

Academic Debate

3

1

1

0

 

Total Units

43

15

7

8

 

Number Of Hours / Week

30

Second Year

Course No.

Subject

Units

Annual Course hr/wk

Theory

Applied

Practical

IE 201

Surveying

7

2

1

3

IE 202

Fluid Mechanics

6

2

1

1

IE203

Mathematics II

6

2

2

0

IE 204

Construction  Materials  & Concrete Technology

6

2

0

2

IE 205

Computer Programming & Numerical Methods

6

2

0

2

IE 206

Mechanics of  Materials

5

2

1

0

IE 207

Irrigation & Drainage Engineering

5

2

1

0

 

Total Units

41

16

6

8

 

Number Of Hours / Week

30

Third Year

Course No.

Subject

Units

Annual Course hr/wk

Theory

Applied

Practical

IE 301

Soil Mechanics

6

2

1

1

IE 302

Engineering  Hydrology

5

2

1

0

IE 303

Dams  Engineering  Part I

5

2

1

0

IE 304

Engineering Hydraulics

5

2

1

0

IE 305

Structural  Design

5

2

1

0

IE 306

Theory of  Structures

5

2

1

0

IE 307

Engineering  Analysis

5

2

1

0

IE 308

Computer  Applications

4

1

0

2

IE 309

Ground Water

3

1

1

0

 

Total  Units

43

16

8

3

 

Number Of Hours / Week

27

Fourth Year

Course No.

Subject

Units

Annual Course hr/wk

Theory

Applied

Practical

IE 401

Design of Hydraulic Structures

6

2

2

0

IE 402

Dams Engineering  Part II

5

2

1

0

IE 403

Water Supply & Sewerage

6

2

1

1

IE 404

Foundation Engineering

6

2

2

0

IE 405

Irrigation System Design

5

2

1

0

IE 406

Engineering Managements  & Economics

5

2

1

0

IE 407

Construction  Methods & Estimation s

5

2

1

0

IE 408

Environmental Engineering

4

2

0

0

IE 409

Research Methodology & Engineering  Project

4

1

2

0

IE 410

Structural Design of Hydraulic Structures

4

2

0

0

 

Total Units

50

19

11

1

 

Number of Hours /  Week

31

First Year

IE101: Mathematics  Part  I

Derivatives: Slope of curve, Tangent , Limit , domain and Range , Derivative ,Derivative of function ,Review of Trigonometric, derivative of Trigonometric function., Conic Section: Circle, Equation of circle ,Parabola, Draw of parabola, equation of parabola, Ellipse, equation of ellipse, Hyperbola and equation of hyperbole.; Application of Derivative, Integration: Integration formula , integration of trigonometric function, Definite integral , constant in integration, Substitution in integration, Transcendental Functions, Application of Integration: Area , Area between curves ,Volume by disk ,Cylinder and Washer, Length of curve , Surface of area ,Techniques of Integration, Trigonometric substitutions. Partial fractions. Rationalizing substitutions. Improper Integrals. Determinate and Matrices

IE102: Engineering Mechanics:

Basic concept, force systems, composition and resolution of forces, scalars and vectors, parallelogram low, Moment and couples, resultants of force systems, Equilibrium and free body diagram, Frame & truss, Friction,  Centroid and center of gravity, center of pressure,  moment of inertia.Introduction to dynamics, kinematics of particles, projectile, work and energy, impulse and momentum.

IE103: Engineering Drawings :

introduction, Selection of instruments, Engineering lettering, Applied geometry, Fundamentals of dimensioning , Orthographic projections (models, auxiliary views), Sectional views, Pictorial drawing, Civil engineering drawings, AutoCAD :- Introduction, drawing tool bars: lines and polylines, arcs and circles, cloud and spline, ellipse and ellipse arc, blocks, point, hatch and gradient,  modify tool bar: move and rotate, scale and stretch, trim and extend, break, exercise, joint, chamfer, fillet and, explode, layers, dimensions, scale, modify II (edit polyline, edit hatch), erase; copy and mirror.

IE104: Introduction to Water Resources Engineering:

Introduction of water sources, Hydrologic cycle, Water resource in Kurdistan ,History of reservoirs and dams in Kurdistan, Reservoirs planning, Introduction to dams engineering, Planning for water resources development, Problems in water resources engineering, Water power engineering, Types of canals, Wells as source of water.

IE105: Computer:

The International Computer Driving License (ICDL) will be studeid with a global computer literacy initiative developed to raise the level of information technology knowledge  of the students and to increase the level of competence in personal computer use and common computer applications for students .

IE106: Engineering Statistics:

Descriptive and inferential statistics, Pictorial description of data, Data classification, Frequency Cumulative Frequency Distributions, Histogram, Frequency polygon, Ogive, Central measures, of Probabilities of simple and compound events, Permutations, Combinations, Binomial distribution and F-distribution, Correlation and regression, Analysis of linear regression, Curve fitting by least square method, computer application in statistics.

IE107: Engineering Geology:

Earth Structure and composition, Geological Time Scale, Introduction to minerals; igneous, metamorphic and sedimentary rocks, their occurrence, formation and significance , structural geology, Groundwater, Weathering, Soil, Rock mechanics, Geomorphology, Geological investigation of dam's sites, Construction materials, Earthquake, Associated laboratory work on geological mapping, lithological columns, geological and topographical cross sections, minerals and rocks.

IE108: Technical English:

Engineering terminology, Hydraulic and hydrology engineering terminology, Soil mechanics, Surveying terminology, Traffic and highway engineering terminology, computer science, Energy,  Health and safety. Tenses (present, past and future) Conditionals, Verb phrases, Active vs passive, Causation, Obligation and requirements, Cause and effect, Ability and Inability, Scale of likelihood, Relative clauses, Subordinate clauses of results and purpose, Countable and uncountable nouns, Comparison of objects, Adjectives and adverbs. Preposition of time, Preposition of place, Cause and effect, Quantifiers, Contrasting ideas.

IE109: Kurdology:

مێژووى كورد:خێڵەكوردەكان:خاڵە گرنگەكانى مێژووى كورد،ئاين و بيروباوەڕەكۆنەكانى كورد،مێژووى زمانى كورديى(خێزانە زمانييەكان) زمان،پەيدابوونى زمانى مرۆڤ  ،پەيوەنديكردن، تايبەتمەندييەكانى زمانى مرۆڤ ، سستەمى هێما, قسەكردن ،نووسين ،تايبەتييەكان و دانەكانى نووسين و قسەكردن ،جۆرەكانى نووسين, ديالێكت ،جۆرەكانى ديالێكت ،ديالێكتى جوگرافى، ديالێكتى كؤمةڵايەتى،ديالێكتەكانى زمانى كوردى،زمانى يەكگرتوو, فۆنۆلۆژى زمانى كورديى ،تايبەتمەندى مۆرفۆلۆجى زمانى كورديى ،مۆرفيمە ئەكتيڤەكانى مۆرفۆلۆجى زمانى كورديى ،تايبەتمەندى سينتاكسى زمانى كورديى, ئەدەب، بەشەكانى ئەدەب ، نووسينى ئەدەبى،نووسينى زانستى ، شێوازى ڕاگەياندن(زمانى ڕاگەياندن)، ڕۆژنامەگەرى كورديى.

IE110: Academic Debate

ئەم  كۆرسە تايبەتە بە پەرەپێدانی توانا و بەهرەكاني خوێندكاران لە ئەنجامدانی گفتوگۆ و ديبەيتی زانستی , بابەتەكانی  خوێندنی ئەم كۆرسە خوێندكاران ڕادەهێنێت كە سەرچاوەكانی زانياری بەكار بهێنن بۆ گفتوگۆی زانستی , چۆن مەعريفە بەرهەم دەهێنرێت , بەتايبەت چۆن پرسياری زانستی دروست دەكرێت و چۆن بە ميتۆدی  زانستی وەڵامى پرسيارەكان دەدرێتەوە . هەروەها كۆرسەكە فێريان دەكات كە چۆن ڕای جياوازی بەرامبەر قبوول بكەن و ڕێز لێی بگرن و چۆن ئارگيومێنتی زانستی ئاراستە بكەن. لەم كۆرسەدا قوتابيان فێر دەكرێن كە بە لۆجيك و تێڕوانيني  ڕەخنەيی دەقە زانستيەكان بخەنە ژێر ثرسيار و شرۆفەى بكەن. هەروەها ڕايان دەهێنێت كە سەرچاوەكانی زانياری لە دەوڵەمەند كردنی گفتوگۆ زانستييەكان بەكاربهێنن. قوتابيان لەم كۆرسەدا فێردەكرێن كة چۆن بە شێوازى زانستي سەيري كێشەكانی ووڵات بكەن و چۆن بە ميكانيزم و ميتۆدی زانستی پێشنيازی گونجاو بۆ چارەسەری كێشەكان پێشكەش بكەن .

Second Year

IE201: Surveying:

Principles and distance measurements, Levels and height measurements, Profiles and cross sections, contour lines, Area and volume determinations, Theodolites and angle measurements, Location of coordinates, Traversing. Triangulation, Indirect distance measurements, Tachometry, Construction surveying, curves, Hydrographic surveying, Theory of errors and least squares adjustment, surveying practices, total stations  .

IE202: Fluid Mechanics:

Introduction, Fluid properties, Fluid statics, Fluid Kinematics, Control volume, Conservation of mass, Conservation of energy, Conservation of momentum, Dimensional analyses and similitude, Flow of an ideal fluid, flow of a real fluid, hydraulics of flow in conduits, flow over weirs, Flow in open channel, Lab. Tests

IE203: Mathematics II:

Vectors, Space coordinates, Curvature, Equations of lines and planes, Functions of two or more variables, Partial derivatives, Total Deferential, Exact Deferential, Multiple integrals, Area, Volume and moment o inertia by double integration. Series and Sequences,  Infinite series, Power series, Geometric series, Expansion of function by power series, Complex numbers and functions, Polar coordinates.

IE204: Construction  Materials  & Concrete Technology

types and properties of (bricks, stones, blocks, woods, metals, Gypsum, and other materials), Damp proofing,  Forms and Scaffoldings, Beams; Columns, Arches, Floors, Roofs, Joints, Concrete composition, cement, Aggregate, Admixtures, Concrete manufacturing, Properties of fresh and hardened concrete, Mix  design, Lab tests.

IE205: Computer Programming & Numerical Methods:

Knowledge presentation in computers, Numeric data, Logic data, Arithmetic operation with Matlab language, General introduction to numerical analyses, Errors and correlation of errors, of arithmetic operations, Arrays and solutions of simultaneous equations, Matrices, Applications examples, Files, curve fitting, numerical integration, Graphics by computer.

IE206: Mechanics of Materials:

Introduction, Simple stresses and strains, Principal stresses and strains, torsion, Shear force and bending moment diagram, Stresses in beams, Combined Stresses, Slope and deflections, Restrained and continuous beams, Columns.

IE207: Irrigation Engineering and drainage:

Soil-water relations, Crop water requirement, Consumptive use, Water Efficiencies, Water rotation, Water duty, Canal types ,Lined Canal, Planning and design of canal networks, Salt problems in irrigated lands, Classification and planning of irrigation and drainage, Factors affecting irrigation system design, Land grading. Basics of ground water, hydraulic conductivity, drainage systems, spacing between drains.

Third Year

IE301: Soil Mechanics:

classification of soils, clay minerals, stress-strain behavior and relationship, effective stress concept, permeability and seepage, compressibility of soil , shear strength of soil, lateral earth pressure, slope stability, bearing capacity and settlement of foundations, the improvement of soil , lab. Tests.

IE302: Engineering hydrology:

Hydrology (introduction), Hydrologic cycle, Catchment area, Water Budget Equation, Precipitation, Classification of Rain gauges, Rain gauge Network, Estimation of missing data, Preparation of rainfall data, test of consistency of record,  Mass curve of rainfall, Hyetograph, Point rainfall, Mean precipitation over an area, Frequency of point rainfall, Plotting position, Intensity-Duration-Frequency relationship, Losses from precipitation, Evaporation, Evapo-transpiration, Initial losses, Infiltration, Stream flow measurement, Stage-Discharge relationship, Runoff, hydrograph, Rainfall-runoff correlation, Effective rainfall, Unit hydrograph, S-curve, Floods, methods of estimating a peak flood, Flood Routing, Reservoir Routing, Channel routing.

IE303: Dam Engineering Part I:

Reservoirs: Introduction, Types of Reservoir, storage capacity, Investigation, Selection of site, Basic terms and definitions, Determination of the required capacity, Determination of yield, analytical method for determination of storage capacity, Economic Height of dam, Losses, Sedimentation, Life of reservoir, Types of dams. Gravity dam: Criteria for selection of dam, Treatment, Joints and Keys, Forces acting on dam, Galleries, Types of loads, Safety Criteria, Elementary profile, Design of gravity dam, introduction to Arch and Buttress Dams.

IE304: Engineering Hydraulics:

Introduction, Types of flow in open channel, Continuity, Energy and Momentum equations in open channel, Energy-Depth relationship, Critical depth, Uniform flow in open channel, Chezy, and Manning Equations, Uniform flow computation, Design of hydraulic-efficient Channel section, combined section, Velocity distribution in open channel, Gradually varied flow, Classification of flow profile, Computation of Gradually varied flow, Hydraulic jump in open channel, Flow in pipes, Types of flow, smooth and rough boundaries, pipeline problems, Pumps, Types of pumps, similarity laws for pumps, efficiency of pumps, Turbines, Type of turbines, similarity laws of turbines, efficiency of turbines.

IE305: Structural Design:

Reinforced Concrete, Material & Mechanics of Bending, Code specifications, Analysis and Design of Beam (Simple and Doubly Reinforced), T-Beam, Shear and Diagonal Tension in Beam, Continuous Beam, Design of Slab (One –way Slab, Two-way Slab), Design of Column (Short Column, Long Column), Behavior under Combined Bending and Axial Loads, Biaxial Bending and Axial Load, Introduction to Structural Steel Design, use of manual of steel .

Structural Steel Design:  Loads and method of Design. Effective Areas, Design of Tension Members. Design of Beam(Elastic design), Shear Design. Design of compression members (Column).

IE306: Theory of Structures:

Introduction, basic structural elements design loads, stability of structures, analysis of statically determinate structures, internal loadings, approximate analysis, energy methods, conjugate-beam method, moment area method, deflections, virtual work method, Castiglione's second theorem, slope-deflection method, introduction of moment- distribution, moment- distribution method, matrix analysis.

IE307: Engineering Analysis:

Ordinary differential equations-applications, Second & higher order linear differential with constant coefficients, Fourier series, Partial differential equations, series solution, Laplace transform, applications in water resources engineering.

IE308: Computer Applications:

AutoCAD civil -3D including : Road surveying ,   horizontal and vertical alignments  and curves, profiles ,  volumes of cuts and fills , pipe lines , stream water watersheds . Engineering Software Applications. WATERCAD, STORMCAD, SEWERCAD, EPA-NET, GEO-SLOPE STUDIO, PIPE ++, GMS, SPSS, SWM, GIS APPLICATIONS IN WATER RESOURCES, HEC-RAS, HEC-HMS

IE309: Ground water:

Ground Water, Ground water Concept, Saturated flow, Steady-state one-dimensional flow Steady-state hydraulics, Transient Well hydraulics, confined Conditions, Transient Well hydraulics­ of unconfined Conditions, Simulation of Groundwater system.

Forth Year

IE401: Design of hydraulic structures:

Types of hydraulic structures, Design of Regulators (cross regulators, head regulators), Hydraulics of regulators, Free flow condition under vertical gates, Submerged flow condition under vertical gates, Design of floors, Failure of hydraulic structures(by piping, up lift pressure), Methods of calculating uplift pressure,  Flow net method, Bligh's creep theory, Lain weighted creep theory, Depth of sheet piles or (cut-off), Exit gradient, Khosla's theory, corrections of pressure head, Energy dissipators , Hydraulic jump, Design of standard stilling basins, Design of Vertical drop structure, Types of transitions, Design of transitions, Hydraulic design of culverts, Structural design of culverts, Design of aquiducts (Pipes), Design of aquiducts (Flumes), Design of Inverted siphon, Structural Design of sluice gates, Structural Design of sluice gates, Design of Weirs, Design of Escape Weirs

IE402: Dams Engineering Part II:

Introduction, Concrete Dams, Design of Buttress Dam, Design of Arch Dam, Design of Embankment Dam,  Design of Spillway, Design of steel Dams.

IE403: Water Supply & Sewerage:

Quantity of water: Population forecasting, Water demand, Aqueducts and pipes, Collection and distribution of water: Intakes, Storage, Pumps and pumping, Water distribution systems: Types, design criteria, Pipe network analysis, Pipe network design, Water quality: Characteristics, sampling, analysis, Water treatment: Coagulation, Flocculation, Sedimentation-discrete settling, Sedimentation-flocculent settling, Filtration-types, design criteria, filter hydraulics, Disinfection, Sewerage: General consideration, Storm water flow, Sewer materials: Strength and bedding, Sewer appurtenances, Sewer design: Sanitary sewer: Storm sewer, Pump stations, Wastewater characteristics, Wastewater treatment: Preliminary, Primary, Secondary, Tertiary, Sludge treatment and disposal.

IE404: Foundation Engineering:

Introduction, types of foundations, site investigation and soil exploration, bearing capacity, design of footings, wall footing, spread footing, combined footing, footing subject to eccentric load. Earth retaining structures, pier foundations, caissons foundation, pile foundation, raft footing, tunnels.

IE405: Irrigation Systems Design:

Irrigation types in general, Surface irrigation methods, Border strip, Farrow, sprinkler and drip design. Evaluation of irrigation system.

IE406: Engineering Managements & Economics:

Introduction History of management ,Management in general , Kind of management , Rule of Manager References  , Project Management , Definition , Construction ,Project Cycle ,Project team, Construction Project Management , Construction PM ,Course Objectives, Environment , Parties involved in PM , Project manager , Types of construction projects , Roles of project manager ,Contract ,Contract strategy  , Kind of Contracts ,Questions ,Tendering Process ,Definition, Method of contractor selection ,Tender Adjustment ,Tender Submitting     Profit , Examples ,Questions , Scheduling Process , Time Scheduling , Program Evaluation Review and Technique ( PERT ) , Arrow , Precedence , Critical Path Method ( CPM ) , Project Scheduling , Examples , Questions , Monitoring Process , Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) , How to construct(develop) the schedule CPM , The main component of the WBS , Main Practical way of Monitoring , Examples , Management Economy , Introduction , Project economy  , Project selection , Project Proposals , Financial , Budge , Project cost , Source of Fund , Bank & Interest , Investment , Legislation , Constitution , Law , Policy , Instruction , Specification  , Revision  

IE407: Construction methods and estimation:

Resources allocation, job layout, sited control and supervision, selection of construction equipment, rolling resistance, studies on earthmoving, road compacter, design of concrete form-work, quantities and units of measurements, estimates of quantities in engineering projects, cost of materials and the final cost of projects, specifications of materials and works

IE408 : Environmental Engineering:

Surface water quality modelling  and water pollution, soil waste disposal, hazardous waste, radioactive waste, air pollution , meteorology and quality, noise pollution measurement and control, environmental impact and economic assessment, special topics

IE409 : Research  Methodology & Engineering  Project:

The first course will be studying the researches methodology while the  second course will be focusing on the completion of the engineering project under the supervision of a supervisor . The topics of the projects will be in  the fields of  the department speciality  or any other topics that approved by  the department scientific committee . Projects will be carried out by a group of  three or four students , and finally after discusion of the engineering project , will be submitted to the department .

IE410 :Structural Design of Hydraulic Structures