COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
General Geology 2 JZ   102 2 2 2.5 4

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.ATİKE NAZİK1. Öğretim Grup:A
Prof.Dr.ATİKE NAZİK2. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
To teach students a general understanding of geology discipline.
Content
Topographic and geological maps, structural geology, geological time and fossils, plate tectonic, earthquake, weathering, engineering geology, professional law and industrial materials.

Learning Outcomes
1) Learns general information of the topographic and geological maps.
2) Learns rock structure (stratum, folded and fault structure etc.)
3) Learns geological time and fossils.
4) Learns plate tectonic features and processes.
5) Learns general information of eartquake.
6) Learns general information of engineering geology, professional law and industrial materials.
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Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
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Uses Fundamental Geological information, having necessary information in Mathematical and Natural sciences and employs theoretical and applied information in these areas in engineering solutions. Identifies, formulizes and solves geological problems. Real
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2
Uses necessary techniques and instruments for geological applications Identifies rock types, draws geological maps and cross sections. Investigates and reports all kinds of natural resources and geological hazards
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Thinks, interprets, analyzes and synthesizes geological events in 3D. Chooses and applies necessary methods and instruments for engineering applications. Uses the information technology effectively.
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Designs and performs experiments, collects data and interprets the results.
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Works and undertakes responsibility in solving geological problems both individually and in multidiciplinary working groups
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Investigates to obtain scientific information, and uses data bases and other data sources actively. Has an awareness of life long learning; follows developments in science and technology to keep up to date
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Initiates effective interactions in Turkish both orally and in written form, and speaks at least one foreign language. Defines necessities in learning in scientific, social, cultural and artistic areas and improves himself/herself continuously.
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Knows job related and ethical responsibilities, project management, office applications and safety, and realizes juridical responsibilities of engineering applications. Knows the universal and societal effects of engineering solutions and applications. Ha
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Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Maps: Topographic - geologic maps, symbol, colour of geological maps, photogeology, geological cross-sections Lab 1. To prepare topographic sections, rock symbols. To read references Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
Lab / Workshop
Testing
2 Rock structures: layer, layered structures. Lab 2. To prepare geological cross-sections. To read references Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
Lab / Workshop
Testing
3 Rock structures: Folded structures. Lab 3. To prepare geological cross-sections. To find strike and dip of layers. To read references Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
Lab / Workshop
Testing
4 Rock structures: fractured structures, fissured. Lab 4. To prepare geological cross-sections, calculation of layer thickness. To read references Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
Lab / Workshop
5 Rock structures: fractured structures, faults. Lab 5. To prepare geological cross-sections, calculation of layer thickness. To read references Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
Lab / Workshop
Testing
6 Rock structures: lineation, boudinage, etc. Foliation, cleavage. Lab 6. To prepare geological cross-sections, faults. To read references Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
Lab / Workshop
Testing
7 Concordance, discordance and their types, geological time and fosills. Lab 7. To prepare geological cross-sections, discordance To read references Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
Lab / Workshop
8 Mid-term exam Written exam Testing
9 Plate tectonic. Lab 8. Fossils, characteristic fossils. To read references Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
Testing
10 Earthquake. Lab 9. Characteristic fossils. To read references Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
Testing
11 Weathering Lab 10. Sample of industrial materials To read references Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
Testing
12 Hydrologic cycle. Lab. 11. To prepare geological cross-sections, general. To read references Discussion
13 Glaciers and Glaciations. Lab 12. To prepare geological cross-sections, general To read references Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
Testing
14 Mass movements.Lab.13. To prepare geological cross-sections, general. To read references Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
Lab / Workshop
Testing
15 Different areas of Geology Lab.14. To prepare geological cross-sections, general. To read references Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
Lab / Workshop
Testing
16-17 Final exam Written exam Testing

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
Additional Resources
Temel Jeoloji Prensipleri: M. Erkan Karaman, Yaşar Kibici, 2008, Ankara.  Dinamik Yeryuvarı (Fiziksel Jeolojiye giriş): B.J. Skinner, S.C.Porter, Çeviri: İ.Enver Altınlı, 1995, İstanbul,  Fiziksel Jeoloji, 2007. James S. Monroe ve Reed Wicander, TMMOB Jeoloji Mühendisleri Odası Çeviri no: 1, Çevirenler:Kadir Dirik ve Mehmet Şener.