Course Information
Course Title Code Semester T + P ECTS
Ore Deposits Research JEL312 6 2 + 2 2

Prerequisites None

Language Turkish
Level Bachelor's Degree
Type Compulsory
Coordinator Assist.Prof. İBRAHİM BUZKAN
Instructors Assist.Prof. İBRAHİM BUZKAN
Goals Identify land that could constitute a mineral deposit.
Contents Geologic measurements, materials, land, mineral exploration guide, hydrothermal decomposition, supergene sulphide enrichment, prospecting instruments and equipment, geochemical prospecting, geophysical prospecting, drilling calls, and methods of reconnaissance phase, a detailed mapping aboveground, underground mapping and sampling of enterprises, ore masses, sampling and estimation, analysis and evaluation of occurrences and mines. Classification and evaluation phases of the underground riches. Exploration of the underground riches of geological, geophysical and geochemical methods. Exploration of the underground riches splitting, wells, galleries and drilling. Grade on account of sampling methods. Grade calculation methods and related applications.
Work Placement(s) Absent

Number Learning Outcomes
1 Recognize the underground riches.
2 Make the grade in calculus.
3 Projects to prepare for the operation of the mines.

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 The basic concepts related to mining None
2 Geologic methods of measurement None
3 hydrothermal decomposition None
4 Supergene sulphide enrichment None
5 Prospecting tools and equipment. None
6 prospecting types None
7 Mapping and sampling of underground businesses None
8 Sampling and calculation of reserves of the ore bodies, None
9 Mid-term exam
10 Classification and evaluation phases of the underground riches None
11 Exploration of the underground riches of geological, geophysical and geochemical methods None
12 Exploration of the underground riches splitting, wells, and drilling works gallery None
13 Grade sampling methods on account None
14 Grade calculation methods and related applications None

Textbook Buzkan, İ.,2006, Maden Yatakları Ders Notu.
Additional Resources Gümüş, A., 1995, ': Maden Jeolojisi Jeolojik Prospeksiyon ve Rezerv Hesapları' Bilim Ofset, İzmir. Ayhan, A., 1991 'Maden Jeolojisi Arama ve Etüd Teknikleri' SÜ, Konya.

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. 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 13 2 26
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 14 2 28
Laboratory 13 1 13
Mid-terms 1 3 3
Final examination 1 3 3
Total Work Load (h) 73
Total Work Load / 30 (h) 2.43
ECTS Credit of the Course 2