Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Air Pollution and Control CVM 307 5 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 YASEMİN DAMAR ARİFOĞLU
Course Lecturers Dr.Öğr.Üyesi YASEMİN DAMAR ARİFOĞLU,
Course Assistants Res. Asst. Ufuk DURMAZ
Course Category Available Basic Education in the Field
Course Objective The aim of this course is to learn the history, the reason, the causes, and the relation with industrial activities of air pollution. Additionally the technical and the juridical solutions to preventing the air pollution will be learned.
Course Content Introduction, Air and Atmosphere, the history of air pollution, the quell of pollutions, The specific of fossil fuels, Combustions and combustion products, Techniques for reducing of air pollution, juridical precautions, limiting value, Measuring device for air pollution
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 To examine the physical and chemical structure of atmosphere. Lecture, Oral Exam,
2 To examine the formation and sources of air pollution. Lecture, Oral Exam,
3 To calculate pollutants ratio using mass and energy balance on fuels and combustion techniques. Lecture, Discussion, Oral Exam, Homework,
4 To apply preventive air pollution methods and techniques in the field of environmental engineering Lecture, Question-Answer, Oral Exam,
5 To apply preventive air pollution law, regulation and notification. Lecture, Question-Answer, Homework,
6 To improve necessary fundamentals, horizons and abilities for the project on protecting atmospheric environment. Lecture, Question-Answer, Oral Exam,
7 Lecture, Homework,
8 Lecture, Question-Answer, Group Study, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Introduction
2 Air and Atmosphere
3 History of air pollution
4 The quell of pollutions
5 The specific of fossil fuels
6 Combustions and combustion products
7 Techniques for reducing of air pollution
8 Techniques for preventing of air pollution
9 Juridical enforcement and lows
10 Plants with certificate of approval
11 Limiting values for pollutants
12 Measuring devices for air pollution
13 International agreements and enforcements
14 Relationship between global warming and air pollutions
Course Notes ELSEM, M.D., Atmospheric Pollution: A global problem, Blackwell Publisher, Oxford, 1992.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 40
1. Ödev 15
2. Ödev 15
3. Ödev 15
4. Ödev 15
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 50
1. Final 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 20 20
Final examination 1 15 15
Quiz 3 3 9
Total Workload 124
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 4.96
dersAKTSKredisi 5