COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Surface Mining Techniques MDN   106 2 2 2 4

Prerequisites and co-requisites Yok
Recommended Optional Programme Components None

Language of Instruction Turkish
Course Level Short Cycle Programmes (Associate's Degree)
Course Type
Course Coordinator Lec. Ercüment BİLGER
Instructors
Öğr. Gör.ERCÜMENT BİLGER1. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
Planning and practice of open-pit technique
Content
Outstanding aspects of open-pit methods / Undesirable aspects of open-pit methods / Choosing method to be applied / Basic concepts / Determination of open underground border / Slope stability / Patterns of open-pits / Drilling and blasting / Determination of explosive rate / Engraving and loading

Learning Outcomes
1) Understands and uses basic knowledge about open-pit.
2) Decides on open-pit technique.
3) Evaluates and comments on open-pit.
4) Has sufficent knowledge about types of explosive and use them in mining practices.
5) Follow innovations in open-pit area.
6) Knows about the excavation and loading machines
7) Calculate slope stability
8) Designs technological main process
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Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
12345
1
Having knowledge on mining combination of their theoretical and practical knowledge on applications.
X
2
Understand the principles and methods of work safety
X
3
Identifies problems in the field of mining with the help of the scientific data, gains modeling and solution skills
X
4
Explains and uses the basic measurement techniques in mining areas.
X
5
Explain technological methods used in discovery, extraction and processing of mines.
X
6
Actively uses current techniques and tools in basic mining areas in laboratory lessons.
X

Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Introduction ; Useful and undesirable aspects of open-pit method Lecture notes Drilland Practice
2 Basic concepts, Cover excavation rate Lecture notes Drilland Practice
3 Slope stability Lecture notes Drilland Practice
4 Preparation work, Planning and practice Lecture notes Drilland Practice
5 Determining open-pit border Lecture notes Drilland Practice
6 Blasting technique, Drilling hole, Types of explosive, Choosing explosive rate Lecture notes Drilland Practice
7 Environmental effects of blasting Lecture notes Drilland Practice
8 Mid-Term Exam Lecture notes Drilland Practice
9 Excavation and loading machines Lecture notes Drilland Practice
10 Excavation and loading machines Lecture notes Drilland Practice
11 Transportation work in open-pit Lecture notes Drilland Practice
12 Cover excavation methods Lecture notes Drilland Practice
13 Cover excavation methods Lecture notes Drilland Practice
14 Sample practices Lecture notes Drilland Practice
15 Sample practices Lecture notes Drilland Practice
16-17 Term Exams

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
Additional Resources
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