University of Cape Town
Cape Town, South Africa
Area of Study
Taught In English
Course Level Recommendations
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Host University Units8
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits1 - 2
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units2
Hours & Credits
This course aims to develop an understanding of flood hydrology. Topics include: factors affecting runoff; selected prediction methods; flood routing; drought hydrology: flow measurements, mass balances and storage-yield relationships for reservoirs.
22 lectures, 5 tutorials
Submission of all assignments before the deadline and achieving at least 2/3 of the class average for the semester mark.
Based on design calculation file reflecting all the work covered in the course.
Course Entry Requirements: CIV2034S (DP).
Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.