TVM4106 - Hydrological Modelling


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Written examination
Grade: Letters

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Skriftlig eksamen 100/100 4 timer

Course content

Lumped and distributed precipitation - runoff models. Updating and inflow prognosis. GIS systems in hydrological applications. Floods and flood warning. Snow hydrology. Models of river systems. Simulation of hydropower systems.

Learning outcome

Provide a thorough understanding of the structure of important hydrological models. Practical applications of hydrological simulation systems.

Learning methods and activities

Lectures and seminars. Exercises and applications of computer models. Field exercises. Lectures in English. If there is a re-sit examination, the examination form may be changed from written to oral.

Compulsory assignments

  • Field exercises
  • Computer exercises

Specific conditions

Exam registration requires that class registration is approved in the same semester. Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department.

Course materials

Killingtveit og Sælthun, Hydrology, 1997.
Beven, K. Rainfall runoff modelling, John Wiley, 2001.
Selected papers and book sections.

More on the course



Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Second degree level


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2011

No.of lecture hours: 3
Lab hours: 2
No.of specialization hours: 7

Language of instruction: English


Subject area(s)
  • Hydraulics
  • Technological subjects
  • Water and Wastewater Engineering
  • Hydraulic Engineering
Contact information
Course coordinator: Lecturer(s):

Department with academic responsibility

Phone: 73 59 46 40


Examination arrangement: Written examination

Term Status code Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Autumn ORD Skriftlig eksamen 100/100 2011-12-05 09:00
Room Building Number of candidates
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