COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Soil and Groundwater Pollution CMZ   462 8 3 3 3

Prerequisites and co-requisites
Recommended Optional Programme Components None

Language of Instruction Turkish
Course Level First Cycle Programmes (Bachelor's Degree)
Course Type
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. Binnaz Zeynep ZAİMOĞLU
Instructors
Prof.Dr.BİNNAZ ZEYNEP ZAİMOĞLU1. Öğretim Grup:A
Prof.Dr.BİNNAZ ZEYNEP ZAİMOĞLU2. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
Observation of contamination of soil and groundwater, Recruitment of technology and terminology used in the treatment of soil and groundwater pollution
Content
Environmental components and properties in basins. Water quality assessments. Characteristics of basin ecosystems. The concept of integrated watershed management, strategic importance of basins. The concept of wastes and pollution that are discharged into the natural system, resulting from beneficial use of the basins and misuse. Data collection and evaluation in basin management. Decision-making process in watershed management, socio-economic structure and public participation, development of management policies. Development of watershed management plan.

Learning Outcomes
1) To inform about general soil structure and ground waters
2) Environmental problems for soil and groundwater
3) To provide suggestions for solving by examining the factors that cause pollution.
4) To be able to perform in-situ contaminant treatment
5) To be able to perform on-situ contaminant treatment
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Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
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1
Becomes equipped with adequate knowledge in mathematics, science, environment and engineering sciences
X
2
Becomes able to apply theoretical knowledge in mathematics, science, environment and engineering sciences
X
3
Determines, describes, formulates and gains capabilities in solving engineering problems
X
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 Analyzes a system, components of the system or process, gains the designing capabilities of the system under the real restrictive conditions.
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Chooses ans uses the ability to apply modern tools and design technics, suitable analytical methods, modeling technics for the engineering applications
X
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 Designs and performs experiments, data collection, has the ability of analyzing results
X
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Works individually and in inter-disciplinary teams effectively
X
8
Becomes able to reach knowledge and for this purpose does literature research and to uses data base and other information sources
X
9
 Becomes aware of the necessity of lifelong learning and continuously self renewal 
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10
Capable of effective oral and written skills in at least one foreign language for technical or non-technical use
X
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 Effective use of Information and communication technologies
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12
 Defines necessities in learning in scientific, social, cultural and artistic areas and improves himself/herself accordingly. 
X
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 Professional and ethical responsibility
X
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 Project management, workplace practices, environmental and occupational safety; awareness about the legal implications of engineering applications
X
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 Becomes aware of universal and social effects of engineering solutions and applications, entrepreneurship and innovation and to have idea of contemporary issues
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Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Definition of Soil and Its Components Lecturing
2 Physical Chemical Properties of Soil Lecturing
3 Soil Morphology Lecturing
4 Classification and Types of Soil Lecturing
5 Soil Ecology Lecturing.
6 Misuse and Degradation of Soil, Lecturing
7 Pollutant Resources Lecturing
8 Midterm Lecturing
9 Agrochemical (Agricultural) Contaminants Lecturing
10 Pollutants from Chemical Nuclear Resouses Lecturig
11 Pollution Mechanisms Lecturing
12 ground Water Concept and Its Formation, Lecturing
13 Underground Water Slides Underground Water Movement Lecturing
14 Underground Water Balance and Hydrology, Pollution Situation and Resources of Underground Water Lecturing
15 Underground Water Biological Activity, Hygienic And Chemical Formation, Underground Waters Protection, Control And Pollution Removal Methods. Lecturing
16-17 Final exam EXAM

Recommended or Required Reading
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