|Course Title||Code||Semester||L+P Hour||Credits||ECTS|
|Structural Geology *||JZ 207||3||2||2.5||5|
|Prerequisites and co-requisites||Yok|
|Recommended Optional Programme Components||None|
|Language of Instruction||Turkish|
|Course Level||First Cycle Programmes (Bachelor's Degree)|
To have knowledge on the terminology of structural geology; to inform the students about the structures formed within the rocks and on its surface; to gain the theoretical and practical knowledge on the geological events and related structures and interpret the geological maps; increase the thinking ability on three dimension.
Introduction and general terminology, various forces in geological sense, stress, strain (deformation), rock deformations, physical properties of rocks; tectonic structures, faults, folds, foliations, lineations; attitude of planar structures, attitude of linear structures, stereographic projection techniques, stereographic solutions with folds, joints, joint analysis, faults, stereographic solutions with faults.
|Course's Contribution To Program|
|No||Program Learning Outcomes||Contribution|
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
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
Thinks, interprets, analyzes and synthesizes geological events in 3D. Chooses and applies necessary methods and instruments for engineering applications. Uses the information technology effectively.
Designs and performs experiments, collects data and interprets the results.
Works and undertakes responsibility in solving geological problems both individually and in multidiciplinary working groups
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
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.
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
|1||Introduction and general terminology||Reading the related sections in the suggested course and application books and bringing the necessary materials|
|2||Various forces in geological sense, stress, strain (deformation)||Reading the related sections in the suggested course and application books and bringing the necessary materials|
|3||Rock deformations||Reading the related sections in the suggested course and application books and bringing the necessary materials|
|4||Physical properties of rocks|
|7||Folds and folding mechanism.|
|8||Mid-term Exam||Studying the subjects covered up to the exam|
|9||Foliations (Cleavages), Lineations, Joints|
|11||Classification of faults|
|13||Attitude of planar and linear structures.|
|14||Stereographic projection techniques, stereographic solutions with folds, joints, joint analysis, faults, stereographic solutions with faults.|
|15||General Revision of Units|
|16-17||Final Exam||Studying the subjects covered up to the exam|
|Recommended or Required Reading|
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