COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Foundation Engineering * IMZ   308 6 3 3 5

Prerequisites and co-requisites Yok
Recommended Optional Programme Components None

Language of Instruction Turkish
Course Level First Cycle Programmes (Bachelor's Degree)
Course Type
Course Coordinator
Instructors
Prof.Dr.ABDULAZİM YILDIZ1. Öğretim Grup:A
Prof.Dr.ABDULAZİM YILDIZ2. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
This course aims to give you a broad understanding of the fundamentals of engineering as well as a solid grounding in mathematics, shallow and deep pile foundations, retaining structures and other subjects that will allow you to successfully proceed to the undergraduate level.
Content
Field inspection, test methods of land, Shallow foundations: bearing capacity, allowed bearing capacity, settlement, mat foundations, pile foundations, Bored piles, caissons, lateral earth pressure, retaining structures

Learning Outcomes
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Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
12345
1
Has the basic knowledge of math, science and civil engineering
2
Has a good commman of basic concepts, theories and principles in civil engineering.
X
3
Independently reviews and learns the applications, makes a critical assessment of the problems faced with, selects the proper technique to formulate problems and propose solutions
X
4
Designs a system, a component or a process in order to meet the needs of various engineering problems within technical, economic, environmental, manufacturability, sustainability limitations.
X
5
Selects and uses the modern techniques and tools necessary for engineering practice
X
6
Designs and carries out experiments in the fields of civil engineering, and interprets the results and the data obtained from the experiments
X
7
Gains the abiltiy to work effectively as a member in interdisciplinary teams
X
8
Identifies proper sources of information and databases, reaches them and uses them efficiently.
X
9
Follows the advancements in science and technology being aware of the necessity of lifelong learning and continuously improves her/himself.
X
10
Uses the computers and information technologies related with civil engineering actively.
X
11
Gains the ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.
X
12
Communicates using technical drawing
X
13
Constantly improves her/himself by identifying the training needs in scientific, cultural, artistic and social fields.
X
14
Continuously improves her/himself by defining necessities in learning in scientific, social, cultural and artistic areas besides the occupational requirements.
15
Has an understanding of entrepreneurship and innovation subjects, and is knowledgeable of contemporary issues.
X
16
Has an awareness of professional and ethical responsibility
X
17
Has the required knowledge in project management, workplace practices, employee health, environmental and occupational safety; and the legal implications of engineering applications.

Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Soil and Foundation Engineering, general information about the construction of the basic input none
2 Soil surveys, soil investigation methods none
3 Probes and field tests none
4 Laboratory tests and other methods of soil investigation none
5 Preparation of Soil Survey reports none
6 Basic materials used in foundatiıon none
7 Mid-term exam none
8 Mid-Term Exam none
9 Theorems of bearing capacity of soils and calculation methods none
10 Foundation types and calculations of bearing capacity of shallow foundations none
11 Introduction to deep foundation systems and bearing capacity calculations none
12 Foundation excavation pits and measures to be taken none
13 Structures holding the soil behind them and the design parameters none
14 Sheet piling, anchors, their usages and calculation methods none
15 Settlements and calculations of foundation consolidations none
16-17 Term Exams none

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
Additional Resources
CODUTO,D.P., 2005. Temel Tasarımı. Gazi Kitapevi, Ankara. YILMAZ, R., 2004, Temel İnşaatı, Birsen Yayınevi, İstanbul. YILDIRIM, S.,2004, Zemin İncelemesi ve Temel Tasarımı, Birsen Yayınevi, İstanbul. BOWLES, J. E., FOUNDATION ANALYSIS AND DESIGN, McGraw-Hill Book, Singapore.