Course Information
Course Title Code Semester T + P ECTS
(Waiting for Translation) Hidroelektrik Santraller INS478 8 3 + 0 5


Language Turkish
Level Bachelor's Degree
Type Area Elective
Coordinator Hydraulics
Instructors Assoc.Prof. İSMAİL HAKKI ÖZÖLÇER
Goals Renewable energy and water, principles of hydropower, basic component of hydropower plants, trasfering water kinetic energy to electrcity, types of hydropower plants
Contents Clean energy and water, principles of hydropower, basic component of hydropower plants, trasfering water kinetic energy to electrcity, types of hydropower plants, design of diffrent types of hydro power plants.
Work Placement(s) Absent

Number Learning Outcomes
1 He/She has knowledge about hydropower plant types.
2 He/She has ability to calculate out put power of hydropower plant.
3 He/She has knowledge about hydroelectric facilities
4 He/She has knowledge about design hydro power plant.
5 He/She has knowledge about site surveying of hydropower plant.

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 General knowledge about hydropower as a source of electricity classification of hydropower systems
2 Construction types of hydropower plants.
3 Example of hydropower plants and its applications
4 Settling basins
5 Power houses
6 Hydropower plants with pentstock
7 Surge chambers
8 Pressurized pipes
9 Turbines
10 Hydropower plants with pump and reservoirs.
11 Example studies
12 Example studies
13 Example studies
14 Example studies

Textbook Lecture Notes.
Additional Resources

Assessment System Quantity Percentage
In-Term Studies
Mid-terms 1 80
Assignments 1 10
Presentation / Preparing Seminar 1 10
In-Term Total 3 100
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 5 70
Assignments 1 15 15
Presentation / Preparing Seminar 1 20 20
Mid-terms 1 2 2
Final examination 1 2 2
Total Work Load (h) 151
Total Work Load / 30 (h) 5.03
ECTS Credit of the Course 5