Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Introduction To Geographical Information Systems COG 106 2 3 + 0 3 5
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Compulsory
Course Coordinator Dr.Öğr.Üyesi DERYA EVRİM KOÇ
Course Lecturers Dr.Öğr.Üyesi AYŞE ATALAY DUTUCU, Dr.Öğr.Üyesi DERYA EVRİM KOÇ,
Course Assistants Lect. Ayse ATALAY
Course Category Available Basic Education in the Field
Course Objective Teaching, the basic concepts of GIS and necessity of GIS.
Course Content Representation, basic concepts and basic software of GIS.
Benefits of GIS and its using branches.
Using GIS in physical and human geography applications.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Know basic concepts of GIS, and its developing in the history Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Homework,
2 Know components of GIS Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Homework,
3 Catagorize methods for collecting and entering data Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Homework,
4 Debate necessity of GIS Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Homework,
5 Illustrate use areas of GIS Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Homework,
6 Annotate the studies which made with GIS Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 What is GIS, which branches can use it?
2 Why GIS? Necessity materials for GIS
3 The brief history of GIS
4 Methods of GIS, effected factors to the applications.
5 Data collection methods: Field works
6 GPS, tachometric measurement, optic reader
7 Remote Sensing methods
8 Midterm exam
9 Obtaining data with copying and converting
10 Statistical and textual data
11 Data entry techniques
12 Keyboard data entry
13 Data visualization
14 Professional ethics on GIS
Course Notes
Course Resources
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 To have advance-level information and comprehension which stay up with textbook that contain to current informations, practise equipments and other scientific contexts, able to use these ones X
2 To evaluate concepts, opinions and datas with scientific methods in geography and geographical information technology field.To determine to complicated problem and subjects, its able to analising, able to discuss, able to develop to suggestions which based upon to proof and research X
3 To instruct professional or beginner listener groups about subject associated with geography and geographical information technology.Able to transfer to the listeners of ideas,problems and solutions by oral and written examination
4 Able to show administer advance-level working freely X
5 To discover solution methods on complicated conditions in practise in geography and geographical information technology field
6 Able to administer thereby planning of activities directed towards professional evolution
7 To know foreign language for able to communicate with colleauges and to follow up to informations on geography and geographical information technology field
8 Able to use of technologies of informatics and communication with knowledge of computer software and hardware
9 To have satisfactoriness of looking after of social,scientific and ethic values on stages of data collection, explication and announced
10 To have knowledge and consciousness of looking after of social,scientific and ethic values on stages of data collection, explication and announced
11 Conscious about professional security, health, quality control and its management and environmental protection
15 X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Kısa Sınav 20
1. Ödev 20
1. Ara Sınav 40
2. Kısa Sınav 20
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 40
1. Final 60
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 1 16
Mid-terms 1 20 20
Assignment 1 20 20
Final examination 1 20 20
Total Workload 124
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 4.96
dersAKTSKredisi 5