COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Petrography of Terrigenous Rocks JS   423 7 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.KEMAL GÜRBÜZ1. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
Determination of sedimentary 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) Do detailed thin section analysis on terrigenous rocks
2) Do provenance anaysis
3) Do thin section anaysis
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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 Overview to tne terrigenous rock Repeat Sedimentary Petrography 1 Discussion
2 Overviw to tne terrigenous rock 2 Repeat Sedimentary Petrography 2
3 Conglomerates 1 Pre Lab. Study
4 Conglomerates 2 Pre Lab. Study
5 Sandstones 1 Pre Lab. Study
6 Sandstones 2 Pre Lab. Study
7 Sandstones3 Pre Lab. Study
8 Mid-Term Exam N.A. Testing
9 Sandstones 4 Pre Lab. Study
10 Sandstones 5 Pre Lab. Study
11 Fine grained terrigenous rocks 1 Pre Lab. Study
12 Fine grained terrigenous rocks 2 Pre Lab. Study
13 Practice 1 Pre Lab. Study
14 Practice 2 Pre Lab. Study
15 Final Exam Pre. Exam Study Testing
16-17 Term Exams N.A. Testing

Recommended or Required Reading
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