Course Information
Course Title Code Semester T + P ECTS
Remote Sensing JEL322 8 2 + 1 2

Prerequisites

Language Turkish
Level Bachelor's Degree
Type Compulsory
Coordinator Assist.Prof. HAKAN AKÇİN
Instructors Assist.Prof. HAKAN AKÇİN
Goals Fundamentals of Remote Sensing; electromagnetic radiation, electromagnetic spectrum. Interactions with the atmosphere. Radiation-target relationship, Active-Passive detection. Characteristics of the images. Teaching of basic information about the image analysis. Introducing the application fields of geology. Software programs used in remote sensing. . The use of image in Photogeology applications, assessment techniques
Contents Basic concepts of remote sensing, satellite imagery, and general features of the principles of image processing, classification and verification analysis, introduction of the software used in remote sensing, geology, intended uses and applications
Work Placement(s) Absent

Number Learning Outcomes
1 1 Learn the basic concepts and general characteristics of remote sensing images. 2 Learn the general characteristics of the satellites used to obtain images. 3 image processing techniques to learn. 4 Learn the functions of the software. 5 Learn the applications of remote sensing in geology. 6 Learned in this course will gain the ability to transmit information and professional life phase of the project will be used in practice.

Mode of Delivery Face-to-Face
Planned Learning Activities & Teaching Methods Course, the controversial lecture, homework, labs, guest speakers
Assessment Methods homework, lab, midterm and final exam



Course Content
Week Topics Study Materials
1 Basic Concepts of Equipment Detection and Sensor Platforms covered topics on Course material must be read.
2 Sensing techniques, data acquisition, transmission, and storage covered topics on Course material must be read.
3 Visual Analysis and Interpretation of Data covered topics on Course material must be read.
4 Visual Inspection Methods and equipment; Visual Techniques comments covered topics on Course material must be read.
5 Image Processing, rectification, remediation, classification covered topics on Course material must be read.
6 Midterm Exam covered topics on Course material must be read.
7 Clasification control of remote sensing and field verification work covered topics on Course material must be read.
8 Relation of Remote Sensing and Geographic Information Systems covered topics on Course material must be read.
9 Relation of Remote Sensing and Geographic Information Systems covered topics on Course material must be read.
10 Geological Applications of Remote Detection Schemes-Investigation of geomorphological structures covered topics on Course material must be read.
11 Examples Tectonics and Mineral Deposits Samples covered topics on Course material must be read.
12 Examples Tectonics and Mineral Deposits Samples covered topics on Course material must be read.
13 Passive sensing imaging and near-infrared region for geological applications covered topics on Course material must be read.
14 Active sensing, radar imaging and geological applications covered topics on Course material must be read.



Sources
Textbook 1. Yusuf Tatar ve Orhan Tatar, Jeolojide Uzaktan Algılama Cumhuriyet Ü. Yayınları No:102 Sivas 2006. 2. Doğan Aydal, Uzaktan Algılama Ders Notları, Ankara Ü. 2005 3. Ravi P. Gupta Remote Sensing Geology, Springer, 2003 Germany 4. Shunji Murai, Remote Sensing Note, Japan Association on Remote Sensing 5. Cankut Örmeci, Fotojeoloji, İTÜ yayınları 6. Cankut örmeci, Uzaktan algılama, İTÜ yayınları 7. Erdoğan Özbenli, Uzaktan Algılama YTÜ yayınları
Additional Resources 1 Articles on the topic. 2 Internet resources



Assessment System Quantity Percentage
In-Term Studies
Mid-terms 1 70
Assignments 1 10
Laboratory 1 20
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



ECTS ALLOCATED BASED ON STUDENT WORKLOAD BY THE COURSE DESCRIPTION
Activities Quantity Duration (Hour) Total Work Load (h)
Course Duration 14 3 42
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 3 2 6
Assignments 1 2 2
Laboratory 1 1 1
Mid-terms 1 10 10
Final examination 1 10 10
Total Work Load (h) 71
Total Work Load / 30 (h) 2.37
ECTS Credit of the Course 2