COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Digital Terrain Classification JS   433 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.TOLGA ÇAN1. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
Digital terrain modelling with digital elevation and derivatives maps
Content
Preperation of the terrain modelling base maps using digital elevation model and its derivatives.

Learning Outcomes
1) Prepare the terrain modelling base maps using digital elevation model and its derivatives.
2) Performes the the querry, analyses and layout processes
3) Can make a geodatabase generation and 3D terrain modelling applications
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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 Basic concepts in geographic informatiopn systems and remote sensing Exposition Lecture
Drilland Practice
2 Projection systems used for maps and satelite images Exposition
3 Data format used in digital terrain modelling Exposition
4 Creation of the Digital elevation models (DEM) using stalite images and digital contour maps Exposition, Exercise practise
5 Preparing of the first DEM derivatives maps Exposition, Exercise practise
6 Preparing of the second DEM derivatives maps Exposition, Exercise practise
7 Topographic cross section from the DEM Exposition, Exercise practise
8 mid-term exam Exam preparation
9 Hidrologic modellig, watershed and drainage network generation Exposition, Exercise practise
10 Remote sensing technologies and general characteristics of sattelite images Exposition, Exercise practise
11 Unsupervised classification on sattelite images Exposition, Exercise practise
12 Supervised classification on sattelite images Exposition, Exercise practise
13 Band ratio analyses and preparation of several index maps on sattelite images Exposition, Exercise practise
14 Geodatabase generation and 3D terrain modelling applications Exposition, Exercise practise
15 Performing the the querry, analyses and layout processes Exposition, Exercise practise
16-17 Final exam Exam preparation

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
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