Course Information
Course Title Code Semester T + P ECTS
(Waiting for Translation) Hidroloji INS306 6 2 + 1 3


Language Turkish
Level Bachelor's Degree
Type Compulsory
Coordinator Hydraulics
Instructors Assoc.Prof. İSMAİL HAKKI ÖZÖLÇER
Goals To provide information on the formation and movement of water in the world
Contents Introduction to hydrology and meteorological measurements. Precipitation. Evaporation. Infiltration. Ground water. Current measurements and analysis. Hydrograph analysis. Flood analysis.
Work Placement(s) Absent

Number Learning Outcomes
1 Introduction to hydrology, importance of the hydrological cycle
2 Describes precipitation, evaporation, infiltration and the flow of groundwater
3 Runoff, hydro-meteorological measurements
4 Hydrograph analysis
5 Unit hydrograph analysis, describes the synthetic unit hydrograph
6 Describes the routing of hydrograph along the river
7 Explains routing hydrograph in reservoir
8 Explains the statistical methods in hydrology
9 Describes probability the methods in hydrology
10 Describes the probability distribution functions
11 Describes the functional relationship between rainfall and runoff in hydrology
12 Explains basin hydrology

Mode of Delivery Face-to-Face
Planned Learning Activities & Teaching Methods Teaching, question&answer, applications.
Assessment Methods Midterm and final exams

Course Content
Week Topics Study Materials
1 Introduction and Hydrologic Cycle
2 Precipitation, Evaporation, Infiltration Groundwater
3 Surface flow. Hydrological Measurements and Data Analysis
4 Hydrograf analysis, Theory
5 Analysis of the unit hydrograph, Synthetic Unit Hydrograph
6 Hydrograph Routing along the Channel
7 Displacement of the Hydrograph in Reservoir
8 Statistical Methods in Hydrology
9 Statistical Methods in Hydrology
10 Frequency Analysis
11 Basin Hydrology
12 Functional relationship between rainfall and runoff
13 Probabilistic Methods in Hydrology
14 Hydrological Models

Textbook Hidroloji Ders Notları, İsmail Hakkı ÖZÖLÇER
Additional Resources Hidroloji, Mehmetçik Bayazıt Hidroloji ve Meskun Bölge Drenajı, Yılmaz Muslu Çözümlü Problemlerle Temel Hidroloji, Ömer Yüksek, Osman Üçüncü

Assessment System Quantity Percentage
In-Term Studies
Mid-terms 1 100
In-Term Total 1 100
Contribution of In-Term Studies to Overall 40
Contribution of Final Exam to Overall 60
Total 100

Course's Contribution to PLO
No Key Learning Outcomes Level
1 2 3 4 5
1 Has the sufficient background on mathematics, science and engineering in his own branch. x
2 Makes use of conceptual and applied knowledge in mathematics, science and in his own area in accordance for engineering solutions. x
3 Determines, defines, formulates and solves problems in engineering; fort his aim selects and applies the appropriate analytical models and modeling techniques. x
4 Analyses a system, system component or process and in order to meet the requirements, designs under realistic conditions; thus applies modern techniques of design. x
5 Selects and uses modern techniques and devices necessary for engineering applications. x
6 Designs and carries out experiments, collects data, analyzes and comments on the findings. x
7 Works effectively and individually on multi disciplinary teams.
8 Accesses knowledge, and to do this, does research, uses databases and other data sources. x
9 Is aware of the importance of lifelong learning; follows advances in science and technology and updates his knowledge continuously.
10 Uses communication and information technology at least at advanced level of European Computer Driving License.
11 Communicates effectively both orally and in writing; uses a foreign language at least at B1 level of European Language Portfolio. x

Activities Quantity Duration (Hour) Total Work Load (h)
Course Duration 14 3 42
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 14 2 28
Assignments 1 6 6
Mid-terms 1 6 6
Final examination 1 6 6
Total Work Load (h) 88
Total Work Load / 30 (h) 2.93
ECTS Credit of the Course 3