Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Ore Deposite 2 * JZ   310 6 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 Assoc.Prof.Dr. Mustafa AKYILDIZ
Doç.Dr.MUSTAFA AKYILDIZ1. Öğretim Grup:A
Introduction of mineral deposits formed by the effect of external events, Effects on mineral deposits in geological and chemical events, knowledge of alterations, Explanation of these mineral deposits, with examples from Turkey and the world
Volcanic sedimentary deposite (Kuruko-Cyprus-type), sedimentary deposite, Chemical Residue deposite, placer deposits, Chemical sedimentary deposite, supergene deposite, Chemical and biochemical Deposits by means of the formation of Fe and Mn, Pb-Zn deposits of carbonate environments, Coal Oil shale in the cu deposits, metamorphism and Ore Deposits

Learning Outcomes

Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
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

Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Volcanic sedimentary deposite, Types, Plate tectonics location relative. Kruko Type deposition reading
2 Cyprus-type Cu-Zn-Pb deposition of volcanic sedimentary. Examples of Turkey and the world, Besshi-type Cu-Zn reading
3 Sedimentary deposite (general characteristics, the formation forms the superficial formation environments, textural-structural features classification). reading
4 Chemical Residual deposite; Ferrous and aluminised laterite formation.Examples in the world and in Turkey reading
5 Placer deposits, slope, streams, glaciers and wind placers. Examples in Turkey and around the world reading
6 Supergene deposite (formation environments, minerals, movement, transport, crystallization reading
7 Chemical sedimentary deposite (evaporites), salt deposits, boron deposits reading
8 Midterm exam prep. of exam
9 Stratiform deposite in sedimantary rocks (Impact of the chemical and biochemical events, texture, structure, properties, lithological characteristics, petrographic features, Environments detection) reading
10 Fe and Mn mineralization of chemical and biochemical means, classification reading
11 Pb-Zn deposits of carbonate environments (Type-Alpine Type the Mississippi beds). Examples in Turkey and around the world. reading
12 Karst and karstification occur depending on Zn-Pb deposit. Examples in Turkey and the world reading
13 Coal, bituminous shale deposits in the Cu. Red bed-type uranium-thorium deposits reading
14 Metamorphism and Ore Deposits (possible changes in the mines with the effect of metamorphism) Effect on the metamorphism of sulphide-oxide ores reading
15 Practise reading
16-17 Final exam prep. of exam

Recommended or Required Reading
Additional Resources
GÖKÇE, A., Maden Yatakları Ders Kitabı. Gümüş, A., 1998. Dış olaylara Bağlı Maden Yatakları Parnell, J.,Lianjun, Y., and Changming, C., 1988. Sediment-Hosted Mineral Deposits