COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Texture Types in Igneous and Metamorphic Rocks. * JS   412 8 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
Arş.Gör.NUSRET NURLU1. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
Detection and identification of the types of textures seen in magmatic and metamorphic rocks.
Content
Detailed examination of texture types of magmatic and metamorphic rocks

Learning Outcomes
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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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3
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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4
Designs and performs experiments, collects data and interprets the results.
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5
Works and undertakes responsibility in solving geological problems both individually and in multidiciplinary working groups
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6
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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7
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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8
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 Magmatic rocks reading
2 Metamorphic rocks reading
3 Examination of rocks under the microscope. reading
4 Granular texture reading
5 Microlitic porphyric texture practise
6 Ophitic texture practise
7 Ophitic texture practise
8 Mid-Term Exam Mid-Term exam
9 Granoblastic texture practise
10 Nematoblastic texture practise
11 Porphyroblastic texture practise
12 Skarn practise
13 Hornfels practise
14 Contact metamorphic rocks practise
15 Marble practise
16-17 Term Exams Exam

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