Course Information
Course Title Code Semester T + P ECTS
Hydrogeology JEL409 8 2 + 2 3

Prerequisites None

Language Turkish
Level Bachelor's Degree
Type Compulsory
Coordinator Applied Geology Department
Instructors Assist.Prof. Ali Rıza SÖĞÜT
Goals The aim of this course is to ensure that the students will learned all of the fundamental knowledges related to hydrogeology and will used these knowledges at necessary times.
Contents Subject and development of Hydrogeology; Water and properties; Origin of groundwater and hydrologic cycle; Hydrology; Scattered and foundation of water in ground; Movement of groundwater; Factors effecting groundwater movement; Aquifer parameters and velocity in aquifers; Groundwater level and change; Aquifer description and aquifer types; different rock aquifers; Well hydraulic; Investigation of groundwater; Utilizing of groundwater; Groundwater quality and using criterions; Environmental isotopes hydrology; Mineral water and thermal springs; Recharge of groundwater by artificial metods; Fresh water and saline water interaction; Groundwater laws
Work Placement(s) Absent

Number Learning Outcomes
1 Knowing of hydrogeology science
2 Knowing of groundwater formation and aquifer medias
3 Understanding of groundwater movement
4 Knowing of usage areas of hydrogeology science
5 To Utilize of groundwater

Mode of Delivery Face-to-Face
Planned Learning Activities & Teaching Methods Face-to-face
Assessment Methods Mid-term exam, final



Course Content
Week Topics Study Materials
1 Subject and development of Hydrogeology Water and properties It must be read the subject from the lecture materials
2 Origin of groundwater and hydrologic cycle, Hydrology It must be read the subject from the lecture materials
3 Scattered and foundation of water in ground It must be read the subject from the lecture materials
4 Movement of groundwater; Factors effecting groundwater movement It must be read the subject from the lecture materials
5 Aquifer parameters and velocity in aquifers It must be read the subject from the lecture materials
6 Groundwater level and change It must be read the subject from the lecture materials
7 Aquifer description and aquifer types; different rock aquifers It must be read the subject from the lecture materials
8 Well hydraulic It must be read the subject from the lecture materials
9 Investigation of groundwater It must be read the subject from the lecture materials
10 Utilizing of groundwater It must be read the subject from the lecture materials
11 Mid-term exam It must be read the subject from the lecture materials
12 Groundwater quality and using criterions It must be read the subject from the lecture materials
13 Mineral water and thermal springs It must be read the subject from the lecture materials
14 Fresh water and saline water interaction; Groundwater laws It must be read the subject from the lecture materials



Sources
Textbook Yer altı Suyu (Hidrojeoloji), Zekai Şen, Su Vakfı Yayınları, İstanbul, 2003.
Additional Resources Hidrojeoloji Giriş, 2. Baskı JC Nonner, UNESCO-IHE Delft Ders Notları Serisi Francis & Taylor 2009 Küresel Su Politikaları Ve Havza Yönetimi Jeoloji Müh. Odası Ankara 56 sayfa, JMO yayınları, 2003. Yeraltı Suyu, R. Allan Freeze, Gazi Kitabevi, Ankara, 2003. Su Kaynakları Mühendisliği, Cevat Erkek, Necati Ağıralioğlu, Beta Yayın Dağıtım AŞ:,İstanbul, 2010.



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.
11 Communicates effectively both orally and in writing; uses a foreign language at least at B1 level of European Language Portfolio.
12 Communicates using technical drawing.
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.
14 Has the awareness of Professional ethics and responsibility.
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 4 56
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 14 2 28
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