Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Marine Geophysics JFM 422 8 3 + 0 3 5
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Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Dr.Öğr.Üyesi AYHAN KESKİNSEZER
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Course Objective Teaching basic methods of marine geophysics; seismic, gravity, magnetic, heat flow and the other methods.
Course Content Seas and oceans, the floors of the structure and properties of sea floor mineral deposits in the sea, tools and equipment used in research, application of geophysical methods in the sea, to evaluate the measured data.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Students will be used in marine geophysical methods for distinguish , , , , , , , ,
2 Students decided to research the most appropriate method , , , , , , , ,
3 Students will be made to work plans and provide coordination , , , , , , , ,
4 Students apply methods of marine geophysical magnetic , , , , , , , ,
5 Students in marine geophysical seismic reflection method apply , , , , , , , ,
6 Students in marine seismic refraction geophysical methods apply , , , , , , , ,
7 Students, other methods used in marine geophysics are applied when needed. , , , , , , , ,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Introduction to marine geophysics
2 Seas and oceans
3 The topography of the sea floor
4 Sea floor mineral deposits
5 Research on sea floor
6 Geophysical studies of marine equipment
7 Geotechnical studies of the device
8 Seismic studies in sea
9 Electrical work at sea
10 Study of gravity at sea
11 Tectonic activities in the sea
12 Topographical studies on the high seas
13 Magnetic studies of marine
14 Faults in marine research
Course Notes
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Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 -Engineering graduates with sufficient knowledge background on science and engineering subjects of their related area, and who are skillful in implementing theoretical and practical knowledge for modelling and solving engineering problems. X
2 -Engineering graduates with skills in identifying, describing, formulating and solving complex engineering problems, and thus,deciding and implementing appropriate methods for analyzing and modelling. X
3 -Engineering graduates with skills in designing a complex system, process, device or product under realistic constraints and conditions to meet specific requirements; for this purpose, skills in implementing modern design methods. X
4 -Engineering graduates with skills in developing, selecting and implementing modern techniques and tools required for engineering applications as well as with skills in using information technologies effectively. X
5 -Engineering graduates with skills in designing and conducting experiments, collecting data, analyzing and interpreting the results in order to evaluate engineering problems. X
6 -Engineering graduates who are able to work within a one discipline or multi-discipline team,as well as who are able to work individually X
7 -Engineering graduates who are able to effectively communicate orally and officially in Turkish Language as well as who knows at least one foreign language X
8 -Engineering graduates with motivation to life-long learning and having known significance of continuous education beyond undergraduate studies for science and technology X
9 -Engineering graduates with well-structured responsibilities in profession and ethics X
10 -Engineering graduates having knowledge about practices in professional life such as project management, risk management and change management, and who are aware of innovation and sustainable development. X
11 -Engineering graduates having knowledge about universal and social effects of engineering applications on health, environment and safety, as well as having awareness for juridical consequences of engineering solutions. X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ödev 20
2. Kısa Sınav 10
1. Kısa Sınav 10
1. Ara Sınav 60
Total 100
1. Final 50
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 50
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 3 48
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 2 32
Mid-terms 1 10 10
Quiz 2 10 20
Assignment 1 5 5
Final examination 1 10 10
Total Workload 125
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5
dersAKTSKredisi 5