Course Information
Course Title Code Semester T + P ECTS
Statics and Dynamics INS223 3 3 + 0 4

Prerequisites Not available

Language Turkish
Level Bachelor's Degree
Type Compulsory
Coordinator Assoc.Prof. Murat Emre KARTAL
Instructors Assoc.Prof. Murat Emre KARTAL
Goals To teach basic principles of statics and dynamics in engineering applications.
Contents Definition and classification of Static and dynamic, purpose, basic concepts, principles of static dynamic - Newton's laws, dimensional analysis, vector mechanics, Moment, Distributed forces, center of gravity, beam systems, Inertia, Dynamic Equilibrium, Displacement -Velocity - Acceleration, derivatives of vector functions, absolute and relative motion, coordinate transformations, force - mass - acceleration, equations of motion.
Work Placement(s) Absent

Number Learning Outcomes
1 To apply the basic mechanical information in the numerical solutions of the solid bodies and equilibrium problems of various structures.
2 One can obtain an ability to understand and solve engineering problems.

Mode of Delivery Face-to-Face
Planned Learning Activities & Teaching Methods Learning by writing and teaching items on the board, question-answer, group activities.
Assessment Methods Exam

Course Content
Week Topics Study Materials
1 Introduction, defiition of the force, component, resultant concept. Review sources.
2 Static equilibrium. Review sources.
3 Equation of equilibrium. Review sources.
4 Center of gravity. Review sources.
5 Support reaction of the load bearing systems. Review sources.
6 Support reaction of the load bearing systems. Review sources.
7 Load bearing truss systems. Review sources.
8 Load bearing truss systems. Review sources.
9 Introduction to dynamics. Review sources.
10 Displacement, velocity, acceleration. Review sources.
11 Linear and curvilinear motions of particles. Review sources.
12 Kinematics and kinetics of rigid bodies. Review sources.
13 Work and energy. Review sources.
14 Impulse and momentum. Review sources.

Textbook 1) Omurtag, M.H. 2009; Mühendisler için Mekanik: Statik, Birsen Yayınevi, İstanbul 2) Beer, F., Johnston E.R. 1995; Mühendisler için Mekanik: Statik, (Çevirenler: Keskinel, F., Özbek, T.) Birsen Yayınevi, İstanbul 2)Meriam, L James and L G Kraige, Engineering Mechanics- Dynamics, John Wiley New York, 1996.
Additional Resources 1) Beer, Ferdinand P., Johnston, E.Russel. 1962;Mühendisler İçin Mekanik-Dinamik: Tameroğlu, Sacit., Özbek, Tekin. 1991; Birsen, İstanbul 2) Bakioğlu, Mehmet. 2000, Dinamik, Beta , İstanbul 3) Aköz, Yalçın. 2000; Mühendisler İçin Mekanik-Dinamik, Beta, İstanbul.

Assessment System Quantity Percentage
In-Term Studies
Mid-terms 1 80
Assignments 2 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 Engineering graduates with application skills of fundamental scientific knowledge in the engineering practice. x
2 Determines, defines, formulates and solves problems in engineering; fort his aim selects and applies the appropriate analytical models and modeling techniques. x
3 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
4 Selects and uses modern techniques and devices necessary for engineering applications. x
5 Designs and carries out experiments, collects data, analyzes and comments on the findings. x
6 Works effectively and individually on multi disciplinary teams. x
7 Accesses knowledge, and to do this, does research, uses databases and other data sources. x
8 Is aware of the importance of lifelong learning; follows advances in science and technology and updates his knowledge continuously. x
9 Uses communication and information technology at least at advanced level of European Computer Driving License x
10 Communicates effectively both orally and in writing; uses a foreign language at least at B1 level of European Language Portfolio. x
11 Communicates using technical drawing. x
12 Has the awareness of Professional ethics and responsibility. x
13 Has awareness about Project management, workplace applications, health of workers, environment and work security; and about legal consequences of engineering applications. x
14 Indicates that he 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
15 Makes use of conceptual and applied knowledge in mathematics, science and in his own area in accordance for engineering solutions.

Activities Quantity Duration (Hour) Total Work Load (h)
Course Duration 14 3 42
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 14 2 28
Assignments 2 5 10
Mid-terms 1 15 15
Final examination 1 15 15
Total Work Load (h) 110
Total Work Load / 30 (h) 3.67
ECTS Credit of the Course 4