COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Volcanology JS   308 6 2 2 3

Prerequisites and co-requisites
Recommended Optional Programme Components None

Language of Instruction Turkish
Course Level First Cycle Programmes (Bachelor's Degree)
Course Type
Course Coordinator
Instructors
Prof.Dr.OSMAN PARLAK1. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
Brief introduction about a volcano, teach about volcanic types and eruption types, teach about lava flows in continental and oceanic settings, teach about volcanic hazards and benefits
Content
Introduction ve General Definitions, Features of Magma, Definition of a volcano ve their types, Eruption Types, Lava Flows, Pyroclastic Fall Deposits, Volcanoclastic Processes, Epiclastic Deposits, Volcanic Centers in Turkey

Learning Outcomes
1) learn about what a volcano is and how it works
2) understand the features of a magma
3) Learn about volcanic productions
4) Learn more about lava flows in continental and oceanic settings
5) Understand more about volcanic eruptions
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Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
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1
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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2
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 Introduction and General Definitons-1 Reading
2 Introduction and General Definitons-2 Reading
3 Features of a magma-1 Reading
4 Features of a magma-2 Reading
5 Definition of a volcano-1 Reading
6 Definition of a volcano-2 Reading
7 Lava Flows Reading
8 Midterm Exam Study about the lecture notes
9 Pyroclastic Fall Deposits-1 Reading
10 Pyroclastic Fall Deposits-2 Reading
11 Epiclastic deposits-1 Reading
12 Epiclastic deposits-2 Reading
13 Types of Volcanic Eruptions Reading
14 Volcanoclastic Processes Reading
15 Delihalil Volcano and its features Reading
16-17 Final Exam Study about the lecture notes

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
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