COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
General Geology 1 JZ   103 1 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
(Theoric) To introduce geology, solar system and formation of Earth´s, Earth´s internal structure and materials. Included is an overview of crystals, minerals, rock cycle, classification of rocks. (Laboratory) Crystal systems, feature of minerals, mineral/rock identification, samples of igneous, metamorphic and sedimentary rocks.

Learning Outcomes
1) Understands geology and geological engineering.
2) Learns internal structure and materials of Earth.
3) Learns minerals, rocks, rock cycle and basic classification of rocks.
4) Understands relationship between minerals and rocks.
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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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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

Course Content
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1 The basic informations about Geology, its branches, short history, role, authhority and work responsibility of geological engineering . Lab 1. Crystal systems. To read references Lecture
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2 Internal structure and features of Earth. Laboratory 2. Crystal systems. To read references Lecture
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Lab / Workshop
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3 Materials of Earth: Descriptions of elements,crystals, minerals, metals and minerals etc. Lab 3. Features of minerals To read references Lecture
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Lab / Workshop
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4 Features and crystal systems of minerals. Lab 4. Features of minerals To read references Lecture
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Lab / Workshop
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5 Physical, chemical, optical and physiological features of minerals Lab 5. Samples of minerals. To read references Lecture
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Discussion
Lab / Workshop
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6 Minerals to form rocks and ore minerals. Lab 6. Minerals. To read references Lecture
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Lab / Workshop
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7 Rock cycle, Magma, magmatism, plutonism, volcanism. Lab 7. Samples of rocks. To read references Lab / Workshop
8 Mid-term exam To read references Testing
9 Igneous rocks, their presence and classification. Lab 8 Igneous Rocks To read references Lecture
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Lab / Workshop
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10 Igneous Rocks: Intrusive, extrusive and subintrusive. Lab 9. Samples of Igneous rocks. To read references Lecture
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Lab / Workshop
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11 Metamorphism and type of metamorphism. Lab 10. Samples of metamorphic rocks. To read references Discussion
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12 Metamorphic rocks Lab 11. Samples of metamorphic rocks. To read references Lecture
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13 Stratigraphy,sedimentary rocks and their clasifications. Lab 12. Samples of sedimentary rocks. To read references Lecture
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Discussion
Lab / Workshop
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14 Sedimentology, clastic, chemical and organic sedimentary rocks. Lab 13. Samples of sedimentary rocks. To read references Lecture
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15 Comparison of Igneous, metamorphic and sedimentary rocks . Material geology. Lab 14 Comparison of samples of Igneous, metamorphic and sedimentary rocks . Final Exam To read references Lecture
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16-17 Final exam To read references 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.