Syllabus academic year 2010/2011
(Created 2010-07-25.)
Credits: 9. Grading scale: TH. Cycle: G1 (First Cycle). Main field: Technology. Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish. VVR145 overlaps following cours/es: VVR120. Compulsory for: V2. Course coordinator: Magnus Persson,, Water Resources Engineering. Recommended prerequisits: VTGA01 Engineering Geology, FMAA05 Calculus in One Variable and VSM010 Mechanics, Basic Course. Assessment: The course contains both individual and group examination. Two written exams and three assignments will be completed within the course. The assignments are made in groups of two students. The grade will be based on the results of the written exams and the assignments. Home page:

This course will give the students a basic knowledge of water related problems. The students will be able to use their knowledge to solve various engineering problems related to water resources management, urban hydrology and the design of hydraulic structures.

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Skills and abilities
For a passing grade the student must

Judgement and approach
For a passing grade the student must


Hamill, L.: Understanding hydraulics. 2nd ed., Palgrave.
Malm, J., Persson, M., Larsson, R.: Examples, Water.
Some complementary material.