|Course Title||Code||Semester||L+P Hour||Credits||ECTS|
|Computational Geotechnic||IMS 412||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)|
The objective of this course is to learn a finite element computer program. The students will employ a finite element computer program to perform static analyses of earth structures and develop recommendations regarding realistic consulting projects.
Numerical modelling in geotechnical engineering, Finite element method and learning of computer software, numerical analysis of getechnical applications
|1) Ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science and engineering for modelling and solving practical engineering problems.|
|2) Ability to identify, formulate and solve complex civil engineering problems|
|3) Ability to use techniques and modern tools which are necessary for civil engineering practices, use of informatics|
|Course's Contribution To Program|
|No||Program Learning Outcomes||Contribution|
Has the basic knowledge of math, science and civil engineering
Has a good commman of basic concepts, theories and principles in civil engineering.
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
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.
Selects and uses the modern techniques and tools necessary for engineering practice
Designs and carries out experiments in the fields of civil engineering, and interprets the results and the data obtained from the experiments
Gains the abiltiy to work effectively as a member in interdisciplinary teams
Identifies proper sources of information and databases, reaches them and uses them efficiently.
Follows the advancements in science and technology being aware of the necessity of lifelong learning and continuously improves her/himself.
Uses the computers and information technologies related with civil engineering actively.
Gains the ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.
Communicates using technical drawing
Constantly improves her/himself by identifying the training needs in scientific, cultural, artistic and social fields.
Continuously improves her/himself by defining necessities in learning in scientific, social, cultural and artistic areas besides the occupational requirements.
Has an understanding of entrepreneurship and innovation subjects, and is knowledgeable of contemporary issues.
Has an awareness of professional and ethical responsibility
Has the required knowledge in project management, workplace practices, employee health, environmental and occupational safety; and the legal implications of engineering applications.
|1||Information about course||None|
|2||Numerical modelling in geotechnical engineering||Lecture notes|
|3||Learning of computer software||Software Manuel and reference books|
|4||Learning of computer software||Software Manuel and reference books|
|5||Learning of computer software||Software Manuel and reference books|
|6||Example 1 Analysis of shallow footings||Software Manuel and reference books|
|7||Example 2 Analysis of shallow footings||Software Manuel and reference books|
|8||Midterm exam||Software Manuel and reference books|
|9||Example 3 Analysis of deep foundations||Software Manuel and reference books|
|10||Example 4 Deep excavations||Software Manuel and reference books|
|11||Example 5 Retaining walls||Software Manuel and reference books|
|12||Example 6 Embankments||Software Manuel and reference books|
|13||Example 7 Vertical drains||Software Manuel and reference books|
|14||Example 8 Slope analysis||Software Manuel and reference books|
|15||Example 9 Stone Columns||Software Manuel and reference books|
|16-17||Example 10 Tunnels||Software Manuel and reference books|
|Recommended or Required Reading|