Groundwater 265

Module code GLY 265
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Module content

Origin and classification of groundwater; classification of aquifers; groundwater movement; equations for groundwater flow into boreholes; the La Place equation and solutions for pump tests; execution and interpretation of pump tests. Groundwater flow modelling; classification of aquifers in southern Africa; groundwater exploration and management. Mapping techniques.

Module credits 12.00
Prerequisites CMY 117, CMY 127, GLY 155, GLY 161, GLY 162, WTW 114/WTW 158 and PHY 114
Language of tuition English
Academic organisation Geology
Period of presentation Quarter 3

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