Course Information
Course Title Code Semester T + P ECTS
Structural Geology JEL205 3 1 + 2 3

Prerequisites no

Language Turkish
Level Bachelor's Degree
Type Compulsory
Coordinator General Geology Department
Instructors Assist.Prof. GÜRKAN BACAK
Goals Applications in structural geology, layers, cracks, faults, folds, and the supporting structure is intended to teach the rules and practices of field studies.
Work Placement(s) Absent

Number Learning Outcomes
1 Structural Geology course is aimed to teach , the rules of the layers, cracks, faults, folds, and structuralgeological rules and practices supported by field studies
2 learning the history of geology
3 sedimentology, petrography, stratigraphy, paleontology, tectonics / structural geology informed issues,

Mode of Delivery Face-to-Face
Planned Learning Activities & Teaching Methods Face-to-Face
Assessment Methods Midterm and term (final) examinations

Course Content
Week Topics Study Materials
1 Behavior of rocks under the influence of forces in various directions No required
2 cracks and fractures no required
3 Definition and types of faults no required
4 Folds and lateral deformations no required
5 Faultings and Geological mapping of curvy terrain no required
6 Linear and planar structures and locations no required
7 V rule and its applications no required
8 Structural properties of magmatic rocks no required
9 Structural properties of Metamorphic rocks no required
10 Structural properties of sedimentary rocks no required
11 Structural properties of sedimentary rocks-2 no required
12 Orthographic drawing methods and applications no required
13 Plate tectonic theory no required
14 The important examination of the structural features of the formationsound around Zonguldak and in the campus area. no required

Additional Resources 1.Temel Yapısal Jeoloji ve uygulamaları (M. E. KARAMAN)2001 2. Structural geology (M. BILLINGS 1972)

Assessment System Quantity Percentage
In-Term Studies
Mid-terms 1 80
Assignments 1 10
Arazi Çalışması 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. 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
12 Communicates using technical drawing. x
13 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. x
14 Has the awareness of Professional ethics and responsibility. x
15 Has awareness about Project management, workplace applications, health of workers, environment and work security; and about legal consequences of engineering applications. x

Activities Quantity Duration (Hour) Total Work Load (h)
Course Duration 14 3 42
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 14 2 28
Assignments 1 8 8
Arazi Çalışması 2 3 6
Mid-terms 1 10 10
Final examination 1 10 10
Total Work Load (h) 104
Total Work Load / 30 (h) 3.47
ECTS Credit of the Course 3