Course Information
Course Title Code Semester T + P ECTS
(Waiting for Translation) Açık Kanallar Hidroliği INS441 7 3 + 0 5


Language Turkish
Level Bachelor's Degree
Type Area Elective
Coordinator Hydraulics
Instructors Assoc.Prof. İSMAİL HAKKI ÖZÖLÇER
Goals The objective of the course is give following basic knowledge about open channel flow. Open channel flow and classification of it. Properties of open channel. Energy, momentum principles of open channel and critical flow. Uniform and non-uniform flow.
Contents Basic knowledge, flow types, flow regimes, open channel geometry, energy of open channel flow, uniform and on uniform flow, design principles of open channel flow.
Work Placement(s) Absent

Number Learning Outcomes
1 He/She has knowledge about open channel flow and properties of open channel flow.
2 He/She has gain abilyt to design of open channels
3 He/She has learnt classification of open channel flow.
4 He/She has knowledge about flood routing in open channel.

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 Basic knowledge, classification of open channel flow.
2 Properties of open channel
3 Energy and momentum principles of open channel flow.
4 Critical flow an its applications.
5 Uniform flow and its applications.
6 Open channel design for uniform flow conditions.
7 Non-uniform flow and calculations.
8 Rapidly varied flow and its applications.
9 Flow over spillways.
10 Hydraulic jump ad energy loss.
11 Flood routing techniques.
12 Flood routing techniques.
13 Flood routing techniques.
14 Flood routing examples.

Textbook Lecture Notes
Additional Resources

Assessment System Quantity Percentage
In-Term Studies
Mid-terms 1 70
Assignments 2 20
Presentation / Preparing Seminar 1 10
In-Term Total 4 100
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. x
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.

Activities Quantity Duration (Hour) Total Work Load (h)
Course Duration 14 3 42
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 14 4 56
Assignments 2 15 30
Presentation / Preparing Seminar 1 10 10
Mid-terms 1 10 10
Final examination 1 10 10
Total Work Load (h) 158
Total Work Load / 30 (h) 5.27
ECTS Credit of the Course 5