COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Geotechnical Design 2 IMP   408 8 2 2 5

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
Instructors
Prof.Dr.ABDULAZİM YILDIZ1. Öğretim Grup:A
Prof.Dr.ABDULAZİM YILDIZ2. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
The objective of this course is to perform a real geotechnical design using basic geotechnical knowledge.
Content
Design project in geotechnical engineering which may include the following topics: Shallow foundations, settlement analysis, deep foundations, stabilization of landslides, in-situ retaining structures for excavation support, embankments, ground improvement techniques.

Learning Outcomes
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
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Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
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Has the basic knowledge of math, science and civil engineering
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2
Has a good commman of basic concepts, theories and principles in civil engineering.
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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
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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.
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Selects and uses the modern techniques and tools necessary for engineering practice
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Designs and carries out experiments in the fields of civil engineering, and interprets the results and the data obtained from the experiments
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Gains the abiltiy to work effectively as a member in interdisciplinary teams
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Identifies proper sources of information and databases, reaches them and uses them efficiently.
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Follows the advancements in science and technology being aware of the necessity of lifelong learning and continuously improves her/himself.
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Uses the computers and information technologies related with civil engineering actively.
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Gains the ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.
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12
Communicates using technical drawing
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Constantly improves her/himself by identifying the training needs in scientific, cultural, artistic and social fields.
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Continuously improves her/himself by defining necessities in learning in scientific, social, cultural and artistic areas besides the occupational requirements.
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Has an understanding of entrepreneurship and innovation subjects, and is knowledgeable of contemporary issues.
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Has an awareness of professional and ethical responsibility
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Has the required knowledge in project management, workplace practices, employee health, environmental and occupational safety; and the legal implications of engineering applications.
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Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Information about course none
2 Site investigation Reference books
3 Information about geotechnical analysis and design methods Reference books
4 Selection of geotechnical project Reference books
5 Learning of computer software Reference books
6 Learning of computer software Reference books
7 Learning of computer software Reference books
8 Preparation of project Reference books
9 Calculations and Solutions Reference books
10 Calculations and Solutions Reference books
11 Calculations and Solutions Reference books
12 Calculations and Solutions Reference books
13 Calculations and Solutions Reference books
14 Calculations and Solutions Reference books
15 Reporting and presentation Reference books
16-17 Reporting and presentation Reference books

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
Additional Resources