Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Alternative Energy Resources OTE 321 5 2 + 0 2 2
Precondition Courses None
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. CAN HAŞİMOĞLU
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Course Assistants
Course Category
Course Objective This course aims at helping students to develop an understanding about the current and future implication of fossil fuels and alternative energy sources.
Course Content
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Able to classify alternative energy sources and to differentiate the ways they are obtained Question-Answer, Lecture, Discussion, Testing, Oral Exam,
2 Comprehending basics of biogas, biodiesel and biomass energies, their potential use and availability Question-Answer, Discussion, Lecture, Testing, Oral Exam, Homework,
3 Comprehending basics of alcohol, fuel cell, hydrogen and boron energies, their production, potential use and availability. Question-Answer, Lecture, Discussion, Group Study, Oral Exam, Testing, Homework,
4 Comprehending basics of hydrolic, solar, wind and geothermal energies, their production, potential use and availability. Group Study, Discussion, Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Oral Exam, Homework,
5 Ability to compare alternative energy sources and their properties, advantages and disadvantages. Question-Answer, Lecture, Group Study, Discussion, Homework, Testing, Oral Exam,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Introduction to alternative energies and energy sources
2 Definition of biogas energy and its features, production technology, its feasibility and potential uses
3 Biomass energy sources, its features, production technology, its feasibility and potential uses
4 Biodiesel energy and its sources, features, production technology, its feasibility and potential uses
5 Liquid petrol gas (LPG), its features, production technology, its feasibility and potential uses
6 Alcohol as an alternative source of energy and its features, production technology, its feasibility and potential uses.
7 Hydrogen energy and its features, production technology, its feasibility and potential uses
8 Fuel cells, their features, production technology, its feasibility and potential uses
9 Midterm exam
10 Hydraulic energy, its features, production technology, its feasibility and potential uses
11 Solar energy, its features, production technology, its feasibility and potential uses
12 Wind energy, its features, production technology, its feasibility and potential uses
13 The use of boron as an alternative energy, features, production technology, its feasibility and potential uses
14 Geothermal energy, its features, production technology, its feasibility and potential uses
Resources
Course Notes
Course Resources
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Having necessary knowledge and skills for performing his/her proficiency in the subject of motor Technologies and basic manufacturing processes X
2 Having the latest knowledge and skills for theoretical and practical applications of motor systems and principals X
3 Having the latest knowledge and skills for theoretical and practical applications of vehicle systems X
4 Having the latest knowledge and skills for performing tests, control and maintenance of motor/vehicle systems and hardware X
5 Having the latest knowledge and skills for diagnostics and renovation processes of vehicle/motor systems X
6 Having the latest knowledge in Science and Engineering X
7 Having the latest knowledge and skills in the area of electric-electronic-computer for performing tasks related to his/her proficiency X
8 Having foreign language skills and knowledge for making tasks related to his/her proficiency X
9 Having the latest knowledge and skills for making design and research projects in his/her area X
10 Having the latest knowledge and skills in the area of servicing/management/job security related to his/her proficiency X
11 Having the latest knowledge and skills for performing tasks in teaching and education in his/her area X
12 Having necessary knowledge for performing tasks in the automobile industry X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 40
1. Kısa Sınav 20
1. Ödev 20
1. Performans Görevi (Seminer) 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 2 32
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 1 16
Mid-terms 1 1 1
Quiz 1 1 1
Assignment 1 1 1
Performance Task (Seminar) 1 1 1
Final examination 1 1 1
Total Workload 53
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 2.12
dersAKTSKredisi 2