Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Gravity Interpretation JFM 424 8 3 + 0 3 5
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Dr.Öğr.Üyesi MAHİR IŞIK
Course Lecturers Dr.Öğr.Üyesi MAHİR IŞIK,
Course Assistants
Course Category
Course Objective Analyzing and interpreting gravity data, comprehending that data processing, modeling, etc. topics are applied to gravity data, and then improving interpretation ability using different techniques.
Course Content Types of gravity maps observed in practice, applied data processing techniques as considering the aim, drawing cross section on map, getting discrete the anomalies, rock densities and determination of density contrasts to be used in modeling, determination of geometrical and physical parameters of the structure that caused the anomaly, selected examples of gravity interpretation, investigation of Turkey as gravimetrical.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 He/She distinguishes the types of gravity maps observed in practice, , , , ,
2 He/She draws suitable cross section on map, , , , , ,
3 He/She determines rock densities and density contrasts to be used in modeling, , , , , ,
4 He/She applies gravity interpretation techniques, , , , , , ,
5 He/She interprets the structure causing the anomaly, , , , , , ,
6 He/She analyses gravimetric features of Turkey. , , ,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Types of gravity anomalies and maps observed in practice
2 Anomaly separation by filtering and filter maps
3 Anomaly separation by filtering and filter maps
4 Drawing cross section as considering the aim
5 Getting discrete the anomalies
6 Rock densities and determination of density contrasts to be used in modeling
7 Analysis of gravity anomalies by using characteristic curves method
8 Analysis of gravity anomalies by using characteristic curves method
9 Average depth estimation of geological structures using power spectrum
10 Average depth estimation of geological structures using power spectrum
11 Selected examples of gravity interpretation
12 Selected examples of gravity interpretation
13 Investigation of Turkey as gravimetrical
14 Investigation of Turkey as gravimetrical
Resources
Course Notes
Course Resources
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
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
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
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.
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. Ara Sınav 60
1. Kısa Sınav 10
2. Kısa Sınav 10
1. Ödev 20
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 60
1. Final 40
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 15 15
Quiz 2 5 10
Assignment 1 10 10
Final examination 1 20 20
Total Workload 135
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.4
dersAKTSKredisi 5