COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Design of dams * IMS   404 8 3 3 5

Prerequisites and co-requisites
Recommended Optional Programme Components None

Language of Instruction Turkish
Course Level First Cycle Programmes (Bachelor's Degree)
Course Type
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Assistants
Goals
Design of reservoir capacity.
Content
Types and purpose of dams. Hydraulic design of dams. Determination of reservoir capacity and dam height.

Learning Outcomes
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Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
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1
Has the basic knowledge of math, science and civil engineering
X
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.
X
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.
X

Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Types and purpose of dams Water resources-2
2 Zones of storage in a reservoir Water resources-2 course
3 Calculations of dead storage Water resources-2 course
4 Calculations of active storage.. Water resources-2 course
5 Flood routing and determination of flood control storage. Advanced Hydrology course
6 Calculation of freeboard and dam height. Water resources-2 course
7 Design of spillways Water resources-2 course
8 Mid-Term Exam First 7 sections
9 Drawing of the spillway profile Water resources-2 course
10 Design of stilling basin Water resources-2 course
11 Slope stability analysis on earthfill dams Water resources-2 course
12 Determination of cross-section on arch dams Water resources-2 course
13 Scaled drawings of dam cross-section Autocad program
14 Scaled drawings of dam plan view on topographic map. Water resources-2 course
15 General overview All subjects
16-17 Term Exams All subjects

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
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