Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Classification of natural building materials reading
2 Research on natural building materials readin
3 Natural consruction materials research (preliminary studies, detailed studies, the application phase and post-surveys) reading
4 Sampling methods, (disturbed, undisturbed and core samples) Lecture,presentation
5 Soil material research, laboratory tests (drilling, exploration pits, geophysical methods, laboratory work, etc.), Lecture,presentation
6 Aggregate research, sampling and laboratory tests (drilling, exploration pits, geophysical methods, laboratory work, etc.) Lecture,presentation
7 Rock Materials research and laboratory tests Lecture,presentation
8 Mid-Term Exam written examination
9 Natural building materials and their properties used in dams construction Lecture,presentation
10 Rock-fill structures and properties of rock fill materials, used in harbor structures Lecture,presentation
11 Natural building materials used in engineering structures such as highway, railway line and their properties Lecture,presentation
12 The evaluation of test results and standards of materials Lecture,presentation
13 Report techniques , materials research Lecture,presentation
14 Technical Trip to quarries area field observation
15 Technical Trip to quarries area field observation
16-17 Term Exams written examination

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