Course Information
Course Title Code Semester T + P ECTS
Site Management CIV442 8 3 + 0 5

Prerequisites Not available

Language English
Level Bachelor's Degree
Type Area Elective
Coordinator Construction Management
Instructors Assist.Prof. SERDAR ULUBEYLİ
Goals To teach site organization in construction projects, characteristics of construction machines, site facilities, and basic principles of work safety.
Contents Site organization. Preparation and arrangement for site project. Site buildings. Location determination for materials and warehouses. Marks used in job-site. Site layout. Construction of site. Construction machines. Basic concepts of worker health and work safety. Accident and work accident concepts. Occupational illness. Temporary and permanent disability. Legal responsibility and sanction in work safety. Laws including work safety issues. Current position of work accidents. Comparison criteria for work accidents. Basic principles of procuring work safety.
Work Placement(s) Absent

Number Learning Outcomes
1 To learn site lay-out
2 To learn construction machines
3 To learn health and safety at work in the construction job-site

Mode of Delivery Face-to-Face
Planned Learning Activities & Teaching Methods Verbal and written presentations.
Assessment Methods Homeworks and exams.

Course Content
Week Topics Study Materials
1 Site organization Reviewing sources
2 Preparation and arrangement for site project Reviewing sources
3 Site buildings, location determination for materials and warehouses Reviewing sources
4 Marks used in job-site and site layout Reviewing sources
5 Construction of site Reviewing sources
6 Construction machines Reviewing sources
7 Construction machines Reviewing sources
8 Mid-term exam Reviewing sources
9 Construction machines Reviewing sources
10 Basic concepts of worker health and work safety Reviewing sources
11 Accident and work accident concepts, occupational illness, temporary and permanent disability Reviewing sources
12 Legal responsibility and sanction in work safety, laws including work safety issues Reviewing sources
13 Current position of work accidents, comparison criteria for work accidents Reviewing sources
14 Basic principles of procuring work safety Reviewing sources

Textbook Course notes of related instructer.
Additional Resources Peurifoy R.L., Schexnayder C.J., and Shapira A., Construction Planning, Equipment, & Methods, McGraw-Hill, 2004.

Assessment System Quantity Percentage
In-Term Studies
Mid-terms 1 100
In-Term Total 1 100
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. 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 5 70
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 14 5 70
Assignments 1 5 5
Mid-terms 1 5 5
Final examination 1 10 10
Total Work Load (h) 160
Total Work Load / 30 (h) 5.33
ECTS Credit of the Course 5