Course Information
Course Title Code Semester T + P ECTS
(Waiting for Translation) İnşaat Mühendisliğine Giriş INS109 1 2 + 0 2


Language Turkish
Level Bachelor's Degree
Type Compulsory
Coordinator Assoc.Prof. İSMAİL HAKKI ÖZÖLÇER
Instructors Assoc.Prof. İSMAİL HAKKI ÖZÖLÇER
Goals Providing students with basic concepts about engineering, working area in civil engineering
Contents History of civil engineering, basic concepts about civil engineering, water structures, concrete structures, steel structures, wooden structures, soil mechanics, foundations, transportation systems
Work Placement(s) Absent

Number Learning Outcomes
1 She/he introduces engineering profession.
2 She/he recognizes engineering education progression.
3 She/he introduces the main sub division of civil engineering.
4 She/he has knowledge about ethical principles of engineering.

Mode of Delivery Face-to-Face
Planned Learning Activities & Teaching Methods Teaching question&answer.
Assessment Methods Midterm and final exams.

Course Content
Week Topics Study Materials
1 Introduction
2 Unit systems.
3 Structure Division
4 Structure Division
5 Hydraulic Division
6 Hydraulic Division
7 Transportation Division
8 Midterm exam
9 Geotechnical Division
10 Construction Materials Division
11 Construction Management Division
12 Construction methodologies and general failures in Civil Engineering.
13 Construction methodologies and general failures in Civil Engineering.
14 Construction methodologies and general failures in Civil Engineering.

Textbook Lecture Notes.
Additional Resources

Assessment System Quantity Percentage
In-Term Studies
Mid-terms 1 50
Assignments 1 50
In-Term Total 2 100
Contribution of In-Term Studies to Overall 40
Contribution of Final Exam to Overall 60
Total 100

Course's Contribution to PLO
No Key Learning Outcomes Level
1 2 3 4 5
1 Has the sufficient background on mathematics, science and engineering in his own branch. x
2 Makes use of conceptual and applied knowledge in mathematics, science and in his own area in accordance for engineering solutions. x
3 Determines, defines, formulates and solves problems in engineering; fort his aim selects and applies the appropriate analytical models and modeling techniques. x
4 Analyses a system, system component or process and in order to meet the requirements, designs under realistic conditions; thus applies modern techniques of design. x
5 Selects and uses modern techniques and devices necessary for engineering applications. x
6 Designs and carries out experiments, collects data, analyzes and comments on the findings. x
7 Works effectively and individually on multi disciplinary teams. x
8 Accesses knowledge, and to do this, does research, uses databases and other data sources. x
9 Is aware of the importance of lifelong learning; follows advances in science and technology and updates his knowledge continuously. x
10 Uses communication and information technology at least at advanced level of European Computer Driving License.
11 Communicates effectively both orally and in writing; uses a foreign language at least at B1 level of European Language Portfolio.

Activities Quantity Duration (Hour) Total Work Load (h)
Course Duration 14 2 28
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 14 1 14
Assignments 1 10 10
Mid-terms 1 4 4
Final examination 1 4 4
Total Work Load (h) 60
Total Work Load / 30 (h) 2
ECTS Credit of the Course 2