COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Sedimentary Petrography JZ   307 5 2 2.5 3

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.KEMAL GÜRBÜZ1. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
Determination of isedimentary rocks by using thin-section and hand specimen, identify petrographical and textural properties of sedimentary rocks, classification, to gain the ability to examine the sedimentary rocks under polarised microscope and using hand specimens.
Content
Main properties of sedimentary rocks, sedimentary rock cycle, textural analysis of sedimentary rocks. Classification and nomenclature of sedimentary rocks.

Learning Outcomes
1) Understands the occurrence of all types of sedimentary rocks and rock cycle
2) Knows sedimentary rock cycle,
3) Determines the components of sedimentary rocks and classifies them
4) Identifies sedimentary rocks using sedimentary rock classification schemes,
5) Links sedimentary rocks to the economical geology.
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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 Sedimentary rock cycle and definition of the processes of weathering, erosion, transportation, sedimentation and diagenesis. Revising the subjects related with sedimentology
2 Properties of sedimentary rocks: Structure (sedimentology), texture (sedimentology-sedimentary petrography) and mineral content. Grain size analysis methods. Revising the subjects related with sedimentology
3 Other grain properties (spherity, roundnes, grain fabric, porosity-permeability). Studying the references related with the subject
4 Classification of sedimentary rocks and the criteria of classification Studying the references related with the subject
5 Clastic rocks (mineral content). Studying the references related with the subject
6 Clastic rocks (mineral content). Studying the references related with the subject
7 Clastic rocks (conglomerates). Studying the references related with the subject
8 Midterm Exam Preparing for the Midterm Exam Testing
9 Clastic rocks (sandstones, classification, provenance analysis). Studying the references related with the subject
10 Clastic rocks (fine grained sediments). Studying the references related with the subject
11 Carbonate Rocks 1 (contents). Studying the references related with the subject
12 Carbonate Rocks 2 (classifications) Studying the references related with the subject
13 Other sedimentary rocks 1. Studying the references related with the subject
14 Other sedimentary rocks 2. Studying the references related with the subject
15 Other sedimentary rocks 3. Studying the references related with the subject
16-17 Final exam Preparing for the Final Exam Testing

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
Additional Resources
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