COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
History of Science and Geology JS   111 1 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.ATİKE NAZİK1. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
To tell the development science and scientific thought in the many civilizations from earliest times and Recent, and the develpoment of Geological Sciences in the World and Turkey.
Content
The Earliest time of Science, The History of Science in the Early Cultures, China, India, Greek and Islamic world, Roman and Middle Age, from Renaissance to Scientific Revolution, in the 17th Century-Todays, the development of Geology, and its development in Turkey, contribute to the development of geological sciences institutions and universities.

Learning Outcomes
1) To learn the concept of secience and history,
2) The development of Science in the Eastern and Western Civilizations,
3) The development of Geological Sciences in the World and Turkey.
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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 Introduction to the History of Science, the objectives and definitions of the history of science. To read references Lecture
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2 The dimensions of the science, scientific thought, scientific theories. To read references Lecture
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3 The sience in the Ancient civilizitaion (Mısır and Mezopotamya) To read references Lecture
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4 The science during Ancient Greece and Hellenistic To read references Lecture
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5 The science in the China and India. To read references Lecture
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6 The science in the Roman, Middle Age and Islamic World. To read references Lecture
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7 The science in the Roman, Middle Age and Islamic World. To read references Lecture
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8 Mid-term exam To read references Lecture
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9 Renaissance and the rise of modern science, Age of Enlightenment To read references Lecture
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10 The science from 17th century to Recent To read references Lecture
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11 The science from 17th century to Recent To read references Lecture
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12 New trends in science and technology To read references Lecture
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13 The development of the geological science in the World To read references Lecture
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14 The development of the geological science in the World To read references Lecture
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15 The development of the geological science in Turkey, contribute to the development of geological sciences institutions and universities To read references Lecture
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16-17 Final Exam To read references Testing

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