COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Environmental Risk Assesment CMS   458 8 2 2 4

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. Fuat BUDAK
Instructors
Prof.Dr.FUAT BUDAK1. Öğretim Grup:A
Prof.Dr.FUAT BUDAK2. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
The aim of this course is to introduce the theory and practice of environmental impact assessment, the systematic identification and evaluation of the potential effects on the environment of proposed projects.
Content
Overview of Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA), EIA Process and Legislation, Environmental Indices and Indicators for Describing Affected Environments, Methods for Impact Identification and Prediction, Preparing an EIA Report, Reviewing and Evaluating an EIA Report.

Learning Outcomes
1) Explain the basic EIA process, legislative and institutional framework
2) Select and use specific models and methodologies for impact prediction
3) Review and evaluate an EIA report
4) Develop the skills necessary to carry out EIA on a proposed project
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Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
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Becomes equipped with adequate knowledge in mathematics, science, environment and engineering sciences
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Becomes able to apply theoretical knowledge in mathematics, science, environment and engineering sciences
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Determines, describes, formulates and gains capabilities in solving engineering problems
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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
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 Designs and performs experiments, data collection, has the ability of analyzing results
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Works individually and in inter-disciplinary teams effectively
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Becomes able to reach knowledge and for this purpose does literature research and to uses data base and other information sources
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 Becomes aware of the necessity of lifelong learning and continuously self renewal 
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Capable of effective oral and written skills in at least one foreign language for technical or non-technical use
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 Effective use of Information and communication technologies
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 Defines necessities in learning in scientific, social, cultural and artistic areas and improves himself/herself accordingly. 
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 Professional and ethical responsibility
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 Project management, workplace practices, environmental and occupational safety; awareness about the legal implications of engineering applications
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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

Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Overview of Environmental Impact Assessment This topic
2 Legislation of Environmental Impact Assessment This topic
3 EIA Process This topic
4 Methods for Impact Identification This topic
5 Methods for Impact Identification This topic
6 Environmental Indices and Indicators for Describing Affected Environments This topic
7 Midterm exam This topic
8 Describing Affected Environments This topic
9 Methods for Impact Prediction ans Assessment I This topic
10 Methods for Impact Prediction ans Assessment II This topic
11 Methods for Impact Prediction ans Assessment III This topic
12 Preparing an EIA Report This topic
13 Presentation of Reviewing and Evaluating EIA Reports This topic
14 Presentation of Reviewing and Evaluating EIA Reports This topic
15 Presentation of Reviewing and Evaluating EIA Reports This topic
16-17 Final Exam This topic

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
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