Course Information
Course Title Code Semester T + P ECTS
Fossils Fuels Geology JEL311 5 2 + 0 2

Prerequisites None

Language Turkish
Level Bachelor's Degree
Type Compulsory
Coordinator Assist.Prof. İBRAHİM BUZKAN
Instructors Assist.Prof. İBRAHİM BUZKAN
Goals The formation of fossil fuels, to teach about the discovery and exploration.
Contents What is coal? Coal industry, geology, world coal reserves and resources, world coal trade of coal formation, coal bearing sediments sedimentology, sedimentary cycle analysis of coal from dropping, Stamp removal and sampling, geological mapping work in coal fields, Turkey lignite and hard coal deposits and economic geology potential. Hydrocarbons (oil and gas) that make up the primary origin of the organic matter and the conservation of the physical-chemical properties of the oil and gas, formation and migration conditions, the hydrocarbon reservoir rock properties, oil traps, search methods, a significant oil and gas deposits in the world and in Turkey.
Work Placement(s) Absent

Number Learning Outcomes
1 Organic matter accumulation, preservation and diyajenezini to know.
2 Oil and natural gas formation, migration, accumulation and trap identify and explain the events.
3 Exploration and exploitation of fossil fuels and explain the basics sensing.

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

Course Content
Week Topics Study Materials
1 Definition of coal. None
2 World coal reserves. None
3 Of coal formation None
4 Classification of coal basins, Paralik and limnic coal basins. None
5 Coal petrography, coal petrographic classification. None
6 Chemical investigation of coals None
7 Peat, lignite and bituminous coals, coal research, how? None
8 Bituminous shale: Formation, classification, and oil shale deposits, methods of producing petroleum bitumen things. None
9 Mid-term exam
10 Asphaltites: Formation, classification and asphalt deposits. None
11 Physical and chemical properties of oil and natural gas. None
12 Oil formation environments, petroleum forming organic substances, organic matter composition, Petroleum formation stages (diagenesis, catagenesis metagenesis). None
13 Oil reservoir rocks, porosity and permeability. None
14 Oil traps: structural traps, stratigraphic traps, United traps, oil research methods. None

Additional Resources Köksoy, M., 1987, Yakıtlar Jeolojisi, HÜ Yayını, Ankara.

Assessment System Quantity Percentage
In-Term Studies
Mid-terms 1 40
In-Term Total 1 40
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.
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 13 2 26
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) 74
Total Work Load / 30 (h) 2.47
ECTS Credit of the Course 2