Course Information
Course Title Code Semester T + P ECTS
Aggregate Petrography JEL422 8 2 + 0 4


Language Turkish
Level Bachelor's Degree
Type Area Elective
Coordinator Assist.Prof. GÜRKAN BACAK
Instructors Assist.Prof. GÜRKAN BACAK
Work Placement(s) Absent

Number Learning Outcomes
1 (Waiting for translation) Doğal Agregaların türlerini ve sınıflamasını yapar
2 (Waiting for translation) Doğal agregaları oluşturan kayaçların mineralojik bileşimlerini belirleyebilir.
3 (Waiting for translation) Doğal agregaları oluşturan kayaçları petrografik olarak sınıflandırabilir.
4 (Waiting for translation) Agrega konusunda çalışan diğer mühendislik bilimleri ile koordineli çalışma yeteneğine sahip olur.

Mode of Delivery Face-to-Face
Planned Learning Activities & Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods

Course Content
Week Topics Study Materials
1 (Waiting for Translation) Giriş (Waiting for Translation)
2 (Waiting for Translation) Doğal Agrega tanımı (Waiting for Translation)
3 (Waiting for Translation) Doğal Agregaların Sınıflandırılması (Waiting for Translation)
4 (Waiting for Translation) Doğal Agrega Yatakları Natural Aggregates Depositions Kum-Çakıl (Sand-Pebble) Kumtaşları-Çakıltaşları (sandstones-Conglomerates) Kireçtaşı-Dolomit (limestone-Dolomite) Volkanitler (Andezit, bazalt, diyabaz, dolerit…) Volkanics (Andesite, basalt, diabase, dolerite) (Waiting for Translation)
5 (Waiting for Translation) Doğal agrega yatakları litolojik, petrografik amaçlı haritalanması (rezerv, tenör ve tür-kalite ayırdımı amaçlı) (Waiting for Translation)
6 (Waiting for Translation) Makroskopik incelemeler ve Binoküler mikroskop uygulamaları (Waiting for Translation)
7 (Waiting for Translation) Optik mikroskopta agregadaki minerallerin tayin yöntemleri (Waiting for Translation)
8 (Waiting for Translation) Kayaç dokularına örnekler (Waiting for Translation)
9 (Waiting for Translation) Mikroskopta Doğal agrega incelemeleri (Waiting for Translation)
10 (Waiting for Translation) Arasınav (Waiting for Translation)
11 (Waiting for Translation) Agrega özellikleri ve bunların beton üzerindeki etkisi, agregaların şekil ve yüzey dokusu, görüntü analizine giriş (Waiting for Translation)
12 (Waiting for Translation) Mikroskopta kristal ve minerallerin tane boyu ve kristal sistemi analizi (Waiting for Translation)
13 (Waiting for Translation) Doğal agregas kullanımında, kayaçların petrografik özellikleri ile (mineralojik bileşim, tane boyu dağılımı, aşındırıcı mineral oranları, karbonatlı mineral oranları, yassı mineral yüzdesi, dokusal özellikleri, çimentolanma derecesi) mühendisilik amaçlı fiziksel ve mekanik deney parametrelerinden elde edilen büyüklükleri arasındaki arasındaki istatistiki ve matematiksel ilişkilerin belirlenmesi ve yorumu. (Waiting for Translation)
14 (Waiting for Translation) Agrega petrografik inceleme yöntemleri ve Agregaların karakterizasyonu için petrografik yöntemler (Waiting for Translation)

Additional Resources

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.
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 2 28
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 14 5 70
Assignments 1 5 5
Mid-terms 1 8 8
Final examination 1 8 8
Total Work Load (h) 119
Total Work Load / 30 (h) 3.97
ECTS Credit of the Course 4