COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Engineering Geology JZ   313 5 2 2 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.SEDAT TÜRKMEN1. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
To teach the gravity criteria of an engineering construction, research methods, engineering geological maps,landslide investigations, geology in dam construction,tunnel geology.
Content
Introduction, research techniques in engineering geology, site selection,determination of engineering geology properties and engineering geological classification of rocks,preparation of engineering geological maps, landslides investigation methods.

Learning Outcomes
1) Learns the criteria of site selection.
2) Carries out investigation methods.
3) Knows landslides.
4) Understands Dam site.
5) Understands Tunnel geology.
6) Gains the ability of thinking of three-dimensional model of engineering 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 The concept of engineering geology, history and the importance of Engineering Geology Reading Lecture
2 Investigation methods of Engineering Geology Reading Lecture
3 Preliminary investigation stage of the studies, Field study surveys in details. Reading Lecture
4 Preliminary investigation stage of the studies, Field study surveys in details and study in laboratories. Reading Lecture
5 Engineering properties of rocks, geological characteristics, physical properties. Reading Lecture
6 Engineering Geology properties of rocks, geological characteristics, chemical and mechanical properties. Reading Lecture
7 The Classification of rocks in Engineering Geological. Reading Lecture
8 Mid-term exam Preparing for the mid-term exam Testing
9 Engineering geological maps Reading Lecture
10 Landslide investigation, the classification of mass movements. Reading Lecture
11 The factors that cause landslides Reading Lecture
12 The methods of Landslides Prevention, Slope stability analyses. Reading Lecture
13 Geological investigation of the dam site, the criteria of site selection. Reading Lecture
14 Investigation of tunnel location Reading Lecture
15 Investigation of motorway location Reading Lecture
16-17 Final exam Preparing for the Final exam Testing

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
Additional Resources
DSİ, Seminer notları Prof. Dr. Fikret TARHAN "Mühendislik Jeolojisi Prensipleri" (Kitap Prof. Dr. Sedat TÜRKMEN Ders notları Prof. Dr. Kemal ERGUVANLI " Mühendislik Jeolojisi" ( Kitap) Prof. Aziz ERTUNÇ, Mühendislik Jeolojisi (Kitap) R. ULUSAY, Uygulamalı Jeoteknik Bilgiler (Kitap) Saydun ALTUĞ, Lugeon Basınçlı Su Deneyi, EİEİ yayını F.G. BELL, Engineering Geology and Geotechnics