Course Information
Course Title Code Semester T + P ECTS
Introduction To Computer Science CEV105 1 1 + 2 5

Prerequisites none

Language Turkish
Level Bachelor's Degree
Type Compulsory
Coordinator Assist.Prof. ÖZGÜR ZEYDAN
Instructors Assist.Prof. ÖZGÜR ZEYDAN
Goals The aim of this course is to give students basic computer skills in their lives and carriers and to give introductory knowledge about computer programing.
Contents Definition and history of computers, hardware and software, operating systems (windows and linux), office applications (word processor, spreadsheet, presentation program), computer networks and internet, introduction to programming (input-output commands, variables, conditions, loops, arrays and strings, functions and procedures).
Work Placement(s) Absent

Number Learning Outcomes
1 At the end of this course students can solve problem related with computer hardware.
2 At the end of this course students can use operating systems.
3 At the end of this course students can use office applications.
4 At the end of this course students can use internet technologies.
5 At the end of this course students can write computer programs.

Mode of Delivery Face-to-Face
Planned Learning Activities & Teaching Methods Explanation of lesson, laboratory studies
Assessment Methods Mid-term exam (7. week), final exam.

Course Content
Week Topics Study Materials
1 Introduction to computers (definition, history, types of computers), bits and bytes, computer ergonomics, hardware pp. 3-27
2 Software (software types, operating systems, application softwares, programming languages) operating systems softwares pp. 27-29
3 Windows operating system (file, folder, driver, start menu, windows explorer, accessories, control panel) pp. 33-75
4 Linux operating system
5 Word processor (introduction and applications) pp. 79-147
6 Word processor (applications) pp. 148-209
7 Spreadsheet (introduction) pp. 213-230
8 Spreadsheet (calculations by formulas) pp. 230-262
9 Spreadsheet (drawing graphics, advanced applications) Alan M A, Yeşilyurt C (2004) Doğrusal Programlama Problemlerinin Excel ile Çözümü, C.Ü. İktisadi ve İdari Bilimler Dergisi, 5 (1), 151-162
10 Electronic presentations (introduction and applications) pp. 291-320
11 Computer networks and internet pp. 389-426
12 Introduction to programming, algorithms and flow diagrams, programming language Programming Lecture Notes
13 Programming language (variables, constants, flow control) Programming Lecture Notes
14 Programming language (loops, arrays, string, procedures, functions) Programming Lecture Notes

Textbook Çetiner, E., Hamzaçebi, C. Zeydan, Ö. (Editörler.) 2010, Bilgisayara Giriş, 2.Baskı, Ekin Basım Yayım Dağıtım A.Ş., Bursa.
Additional Resources Zeydan, Ö. (2010) Programming Lecture Notes, Zonguldak

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 Engineering graduates with application skills of fundamental scientific knowledge in the engineering practice.
2 Determines, defines, formulates and solves problems in engineering; fort his aim selects and applies the appropriate analytical models and modeling techniques. x
3 Analyses a system, system component or process and in order to meet the requirements, designs under realistic conditions; thus applies modern techniques of design.
4 Selects and uses modern techniques and devices necessary for engineering applications. x
5 Designs and carries out experiments, collects data, analyzes and comments on the findings.
6 Works effectively and individually on multi disciplinary teams.
7 Accesses knowledge, and to do this, does research, uses databases and other data sources. x
8 Is aware of the importance of lifelong learning; follows advances in science and technology and updates his knowledge continuously. x
9 Uses communication and information technology at least at advanced level of European Computer Driving License x
10 Communicates effectively both orally and in writing; uses a foreign language at least at B1 level of European Language Portfolio.
11 Communicates using technical drawing.
12 Has the awareness of Professional ethics and responsibility.
13 Has awareness about Project management, workplace applications, health of workers, environment and work security; and about legal consequences of engineering applications.
14 Indicates that he is aware of the universal and social effects of engineering solutions and applications; is aware of entrepreneurship and innovativeness and is knowledgeable about the problems of the current age.
15 Makes use of conceptual and applied knowledge in mathematics, science and in his own area in accordance for engineering solutions.

Activities Quantity Duration (Hour) Total Work Load (h)
Course Duration 14 1 14
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 14 3 42
Laboratory 14 2 28
Mid-terms 1 25 25
Final examination 1 30 30
Total Work Load (h) 139
Total Work Load / 30 (h) 4.63
ECTS Credit of the Course 5