Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Earthquake Resistant Design Of Steel Structures INM 404 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 ELİF AĞCAKOCA
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Course Objective Presentation of necessary knowledge about designing steel structures against earthquake loads
Course Content
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 He/She can restate the effects of earthquakes on steel structures Lecture, Testing,
2 He/she can explain design approach about earthquake resistant structures. Lecture, Testing,
3 He/She can design moment resistant steel frame. Lecture, Testing,
4 He/she can design concentric braced frames Lecture, Testing,
5 He/She can design eccentric braced frames Lecture, Testing,
6 He/she can design buckling restrained braced frames Lecture, Testing,
7 He/she can design steel frame according to Turkish Seismic Code Lecture, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Effects of earthquake loads on structures.
2 Performance of steel structures in the previous earthquakes
3 Design approach for earthquake resistant steel structures.
4 Design approach for earthquake resistant steel structures.
5 Steel structural systems: Steel frames
6 Moment resistant steel frames
7 Concentric braced steel fames
8 Concentric braced steel fames
9 Concentric braced steel fames
10 Eccentric braced steel fames
11 Eccentric braced steel fames
12 Buckling restrained braced frames
13 Buckling restrained braced frames
14 Earthquake design codes
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Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Comprehend science and advanced mathematics subjects fundamental to engineering; An ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering to solve civil engineering problems
2 An ability to analyze and model civil engineering systems specific problems, identify and define the appropriate requirements for their solutions. X
3 An ability to design, implement and evaluate a civil engineering systems, component, process or program that meets specified requirements. X
4 Use the techniques, skills, and modern tools of engineering effectively and correctly in engineering practice
5 An ability to gather/acquire, analyze, interpret data and make decisions to understand civil engineering problems
6 An ability to work effectively in inter- and in-disciplinary teams or individually.
7 An ability to communicate effectively in Turkish and English. X
8 Recognition of the need for, and the ability to access information, to follow recent developments in science and technology and to engage in life-long learning.
9 An understanding of professional, legal, ethical and social issues and responsibilities related to computer engineering. X
10 Skills in project and risk management, awareness about importance of entrepreneurship, innovation and long-term development, and recognition of international standards and methodologies.
11 An understanding about the impact of Civil  Engineering solutions in a global, environmental, societal and legal context while making decisions.
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 40
1. Kısa Sınav 15
2. Kısa Sınav 15
1. Ödev 30
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 3 48
Mid-terms 2 5 10
Assignment 1 10 10
Performance Task (Laboratory) 1 10 10
Final examination 1 3 3
Total Workload 113
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 4.52
dersAKTSKredisi 5