COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Historical Geology JZ   202 4 2 2 4

Prerequisites and co-requisites 25151 Evrim ve Fosil Kanıtlar 
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
 
Assistants
Goals
To teach the interrelated physical and biological changes occurring of Earth through geological time.
Content
Geological Time Table, paleogeography with physical and biological features of Earth through geological time.

Learning Outcomes
1) Knows concept of age and geological time.
2) Learns evolution and occurence of major fossil groups through geological time.
3) Explains evolution of continents and major orogeny phases through geological time.
4) Understands relationship between events of present and geological times.
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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
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Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Jurassic (Classification, lithological and biological feature, paleogeography) To read references Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
Testing
2 Precambrian (Classification, lithological and biological feature, paleogeography) To read references Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
Testing
3 Palaeozoic, General information, Cambriyen (Classification, lithological and biological feature, paleogeography) To read references Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
Testing
4 Ordovisian (Classification, lithological and biological feature, paleogeography) To read references Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
Testing
5 Silurian (Classification, lithological and biological feature, paleogeography) To read references Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
Testing
6 Devonian (Classification, lithological and biological feature, paleogeography) To read references Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
Testing
7 Carboniferous (Classification, lithological and biological feature, paleogeography) To read references Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
Testing
8 Mid-term exam To read references Testing
9 Mid-term exam Permian (Classification, lithological and biological feature, paleogeography) To read references Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
Testing
10 Mesozoic, General information, Triassic (Classification, lithological and biological feature, paleogeography) To read references Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
Testing
11 Jurassic (Classification, lithological and biological feature, paleogeography) To read references Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
Testing
12 Cretaceous (Classification, lithological and biological feature, paleogeography) To read references Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
Testing
13 Cenozoic (General Features and Classification) To read references Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
Testing
14 Paleogene, Neogene (Classification, lithological and biological feature, paleogeography) To read references Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
Testing
15 Quaternary (Classification, lithological and biological feature, paleogeography) To read references Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
Testing
16-17 Final exam To read references

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
Additional Resources
Alkaya, F., 2006-2007, (http://www.fusunalkaya.net/), Earth and life through time, Steven M. Stanley, Meriç, Engin, Tarihsel Jeoloji, 1982, Selçuk Üniversitesi Yayınları, No:4; http://www.stratigraphy.org/ , http://web.njcu.edu/sites/faculty/dfreile/content/geos_241_ historical_geology.asp, İnan, Nurdan, Taslı, Kemal, 2006, Tarihsel Jeoloji, Mersin Üniversitesi Yayınları, No:15, Mühendislik Fakültesi Yayınları No:1