COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Mineralogy and Petrography * MDN   108 2 2 3 5

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
Introduce minerals on earth and classify them according to their common features. Reveal the relationship among minerals.
Content
Crystal systems, physical properties of minerals, special mineralogy.

Learning Outcomes
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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
3
Identifies problems in the field of mining with the help of the scientific data, gains modeling and solution skills
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.

Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Introduction, definitions Lecture notes
2 Crystal systems, the cubic system, tetragonal system, hexagonal system Lecture notes
3 Trigonal system, orthorhombic system, monoclinic, triclinic system Lecture notes
4 Physical properties of minerals Lecture notes
5 Physical properties of minerals Lecture notes
6 Special mineralogy Lecture notes
7 Gold, silver, copper, platin, iron Lecture notes
8 Midterm Examination Exam
9 Sulphur and carbon group minerals Lecture notes
10 Sulphur and carbon group minerals Lecture notes
11 Halogens; halite, sylvine, fluorite Lecture notes
12 Oxides and hydroxides, carbonate, nitrate, borate, wolframite Lecture notes
13 Silicate Lecture notes
14 Silicate Lecture notes
15 Optical mineralogy Lecture notes
16-17 Final Examination Exam

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
Additional Resources
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