Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
10-481-106 Introduction to Water Resources
Outline of Instruction

Course Information
Description10-481-106 INTRO TO WATER RESOURCES of water, basic hydrology, water quality; water consumption standards related to energy; stormwater, wastewater and drinking water; water supply and demand management as well as emerging issues. (Prerequisites: 10-481-114, Intro to Energy Management)
Total Credits2
Prior Learning Assessments
Course Competencies
  1. Describe the hydrologic cycle.
  2. Identify global and local water issues.
  3. Explain how water is used in commercial buildings.
  4. Apply water industry reference information to water systems.
  5. Use water measurement tools.
  6. Analyze the impacts of water strategies that save water and/or energy.
  7. Conduct a water consumption survey of a commercial building space.
  8. Write a water conservation management report for a commercial building space.