Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Physics I FIZ 131 1 4 + 2 5 6
Precondition Courses none
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Compulsory
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. HÜSEYİN MURAT TÜTÜNCÜ
Course Lecturers Prof.Dr. HÜSEYİN MURAT TÜTÜNCÜ,
Course Assistants Teaching Assistants of Physics Department
Course Category
Course Objective To have students comprehend well the physics teachings related to mechanics.
Course Content Measurement and Unit Systems, Statics, Kinematics, Dynamics.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Analyzes the static, kinematic and dynamic processes. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
2 Makes solutions to the problems related to static, kinematic and dynamic processes. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
3 Applies these processes to other disciplines in physics. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
4 Proposes new models for the static, kinematic and dynamic systems. Discussion, Drilland Practice, Problem Solving, Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Units, Physical Quantities, and Vectors [1] Page 1-28
2 Motion Along a Straight Line [1] Page 36-61
3 Motion in Two or Three Dimensions [1] Page 71-97
4 Newton’s Laws of Motion [1] Page 107-130
5 Aplications of Newton’s Laws [1] Page 136-166
6 Work and Kinetic Energy [1] Page 181-203
7 Potential Energy and Energy Conservatio [1] Page 213-238
8 Momentum, Impules and Collisions [1] Page 247-274
9 Midterm Exam
10 Rotation of Rigid Bodies [1] Page 285-307
11 Dynamics of Rotation Motion [1] Page 316-343
12 Equilibrium and Elasticity [1] Page 354-371
13 Gravition [1] Page 383-411
14 Periodic Motion [1] Page 419-447
Course Notes [1] Güney Y., Okur İ. Fizik 1(Mekanik), Değişim Yayınları, 2009
Course Resources [2] Bueche F.J., Jerde D.A. Fizik İlkeleri 1, Çeviri ed.: Kemal Çolakoğlu, Palme Yayıncılık, 2000.
[3] Young H.D. and Freedman A.R. University Physics, Tran. Ed. Hilmi Ünlü, Pearson Education, 2009.
[4] Halliday D., Resnick R. and Walker J., Fundamentals of Physics, Trans. Bülent G. Akınoğlu, H. Murat Alev, Palme Yayıncılık, 2013.
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Having enough background in engineering topics related to mathematics, science and their fields. Skill of using theoretical and applied knowledge with engineering solutions in the field, X
2 Identifing, determining, formulating and solving engineering problems. With this purpose choosing and applying analytical methods and modelling techniques, X
3 To analyze a system, a part of a system or a process itself and the skill of design under the given constrains in order to fulfill the specifications. In that direction, the skill of applying modern design techniques X
4 Skill of choosing and applying the modern techniques and vehicles needed by the engineering applications. Skill of using the information technology effectively. X
5 Skill of designing and performing an experiment, data acquisition, analyzing and interpreting results, X
6 Ability of accessing information and doing research. Skill of using databases and other information sources. X
7 Effective working ability both as an individual and as a part of a multi-disciplinary team, self-esteem on taking responsibility,
8 Ability to make oral or written communication in Turkish. At least one foreign language knowledge, X
9 Consciousness of the necessity of the life time learning, following the developments in science and technology and ability of ones’ continous self renewal.
10 Consciousness of occupational and ethical responsability, X
11 Consciousness on the subjects of project management, field applications, employees health, environment and work safety; awareness on legal consequences of engineering applications, X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 60
1. Kısa Sınav 15
2. Kısa Sınav 15
1. Ödev 10
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 6 96
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 4 64
Mid-terms 1 10 10
Quiz 2 5 10
Assignment 1 5 5
Final examination 1 15 15
Total Workload 200
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 8
dersAKTSKredisi 6