Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Repair and Strengthening Of Structures INM 414 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 ZEKİ ÖZCAN
Course Lecturers Dr.Öğr.Üyesi ZEKİ ÖZCAN,
Course Assistants
Course Category
Course Objective To be able detect the structural damages after earthquake disasters; To be able to determine suitable repair and retrofit methods; the application of the gained information and learned evaluation methods in engineering.
Course Content Earthquake effect on Buildings, destructive and nondestructive testing, Repairing materials, Applications rule, Strengthening Methods, RC and Steel Jacketing, FRP Strips, Strengthening of Masonry Structures, Structural Modeling.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Damage Inspection of the structures Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
2 Properties of Repairing materials Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
3 To study Strengthening Methods Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
4 Study of related sections in Earthquake Codes Lecture, Discussion, Self Study, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Introduction to Engineering Problems
2 Earthquake effect on Structure
3 The reason of Earthquake damages
4 Detection of Earthquake damages
5 Destructive and nondestructive testing
6 Repair and Strengthening materials
7 Methods of Repair and Strengthening
8 RC Jacketing
9 Steel and FRP Strips
10 Modeling and Analysis of Structure
11 Strengthening of Masonry Structure
12 Corrosion effect on Structure
13 Technical excursion
14 General assessment on Course
Course Notes
Course Resources
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 X
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 X
5 An ability to gather/acquire, analyze, interpret data and make decisions to understand civil engineering problems X
6 An ability to work effectively in inter- and in-disciplinary teams or individually.
7 An ability to communicate effectively in Turkish and English.
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.
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 20
2. Kısa Sınav 20
1. Ödev 20
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 10 10
Quiz 1 8 8
Assignment 1 8 8
Performance Task (Seminar) 1 10 10
Final examination 1 10 10
Total Workload 126
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.04
dersAKTSKredisi 5