Course Information
Course Title Code Semester T + P ECTS
(Waiting for Translation) Kıyı Mühendisliğine Giriş INS433 7 3 + 0 5


Language Turkish
Level Bachelor's Degree
Type Area Elective
Coordinator Hydraulics
Instructors Assoc.Prof. İSMAİL HAKKI ÖZÖLÇER
Goals Give information about the wave mechanics and coastal structures.
Contents Basic concepts in coastal engineering. Wave mechanics, wave theories. Wave climate and statistics. Coastal protection structures. Breakwaters. Movement of coastal sediment.
Work Placement(s) Absent

Number Learning Outcomes
1 Understands the basic rules of coastal engineering.
2 Marina coastal sediment movement and makes the analysis of fluid
3 Explains the movement of longshore solids.
4 Explains wave classes.
5 Analysis waves.
6 Makes analytical solutions for the calculation of the wavelength.
7 Designs projects breakwater.
8 Explains some of the statistical properties of the waves.
9 Designs projects fishing ports and harbors.
10 Solves problems on the coastal sea walls and other similar structures.

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

Course Content
Week Topics Study Materials
1 Civil engineering in sea.
2 Civil engineering disciplines in sea.
3 Scope of Coastal Engineering
4 Coastal Engineering Problems
5 Continental Shelf and Coastal Areas
6 Wave theory
7 Wave and cahracterstic calculations
8 Statistical methods in wave calculations
9 Breakwaters and Construction Purposes
10 Types of Breakwaters
11 Coastal Protection Structures
12 Pier and waterfront
13 Examples and Solutions
14 Examples and Solutions

Textbook Kıyı Mühendisliğine Giriş Ders Notları, İsmail Hakkı Özölçer
Additional Resources Water Wave Mechanics For Engineers And Scientists, Robert G. Dean, Robert A. Dalrymple Introduction to Coastal Engineering and Management, J. William Kamphuis Kıyı Mühendisliği, Sedat Kapdaşlı Kıyı ve Liman Mühendisliği, Yalçın Yüksel, Esin Çevik, Yeşim Çelikoğlu

Assessment System Quantity Percentage
In-Term Studies
Mid-terms 1 70
Quizzes 1 10
Assignments 2 20
In-Term Total 4 100
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.
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.
10 Uses communication and information technology at least at advanced level of European Computer Driving License. x
11 Communicates effectively both orally and in writing; uses a foreign language at least at B1 level of European Language Portfolio. x

Activities Quantity Duration (Hour) Total Work Load (h)
Course Duration 14 3 42
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 14 3 42
Assignments 2 20 40
Mid-terms 1 15 15
Final examination 1 15 15
Total Work Load (h) 154
Total Work Load / 30 (h) 5.13
ECTS Credit of the Course 5