UAH

Hydrology

At least 15 hours of coursework from the following:

UAH Course # Course Title (Credits) 
CE 271  Statics (3) 
MAE 341  Thermodynamics I (3)
MAE 310 Fluid Mechanics I (3) 
CE 449  Introduction to Environmental Engineering (3) 
CE 457  Hydrology (3) (Required)
ESS 413 GIS and Image Processing (3) (Suggested)
hydrology

Additionally, PH 111/114, PH 112/115, CH 121/125, CH 123/126, MA 171, 172, 201, 238 and CPE 112 are required ancillary courses, some of which may satisfy General Education Requirements.

  • Suggested Minor: Mathematics


Sample Four-Year Plan: Earth Systems Science Major 

Hydrology Specialty, Mathematics Minor option

Year 1

Fall Hrs  Spring Hrs 
EH 101 Freshman Composition GER 3 EH 102 Freshman Composition GER 3
ESS 111 Climate and Global Change 4 CH 123/126 General Chemistry II/Lab 3/1
CH 121/125 General Chemistry I/Lab 3/1 PH 111/114 General Physics w/ Calc I/Lab 3/1
MA 171 Calculus A 4 MA 172 Caclulus B 4
FYE 101 First Year Experience 1
Total 16 Total 15

Year 2

Fall Hrs  Spring Hrs 
PH 112/115 General Physics w/ Calc II/Lab 4 CS 102 Intro to C Programming GER 3
MA 201 Calculus C 4 ESS 102 Physical Geology 4
CE 271 Statics 3 MA 238 Applied Differential Equations 3
CM 113 Intro Rhetorical Communicat GER 3 PHL 202 Introduction to Ethics GER 3
*Area II, IV, or V GER 3 Area II, IV, or V GER 3
Total 17 Total 16

Year 3

Fall Hrs  Spring Hrs 
ESS 321 Pollution Problems 3 BYS 119 Principles of Biology 4
MAE 341 Thermodynamics I 3 ESS 370 Introduction to Remote Sensing 3
MA 244 Linear Algebra 3 MA 385 Intro to Probability 3
CPE 112 Intro Computer Programming Engr 3 CM 113 Intro Rhetorical Communicat GER 3
Area II, IV, or V GER 3 Area II, IV, or V GER 3
Total 15 Total 16

Year 4

Fall Hrs  Spring Hrs 
CE 457 Hydrology 3 ESS 499 UG Research 3
CE 449 Intro to Enrivonmental Engineering 3 MA 3XX or 4XX 3
EH 301 Tech Writing GER 3 MAE 310 Fluid Mechanics I 3
Area II, IV, or V GER 3 ESS 413 GIS and Image Processing 3
Elective 3XX or 4XX 3 Area II, IV, or V GER 3
Elective 3XX or 4XX 3 Elective 3XX or 4XX 3
Total 18 Total 18
Grand Total 128+

*Area II, IV or V General Education Requirements (GER):  See Earth Systems Science major, General education requirements course listings for appropriate course selections.