Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Urban Planning INM 441 7 3 + 0 3 5
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Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Dr.Öğr.Üyesi İSMAİL HAKKI DEMİR
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Course Objective Technical staff members or managers being in charge as the decision makers in civic development, graduated from Civil Engineering Department, should have adequate knowledge related to Urban Planning.
Course Content Urban Concept, Historical Brief of Urban Settlements, Urbanization Policies, Planning Approaches, Land Use Models, Design of Industrial, Open-Space and Residential Areas, Relation Between Urban Design and Urban Planning
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Urban Planning and Design Principals Lecture, Case Study, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
2 Land Use Project Based Learning, Case Study, Lecture, Testing,
3 Urban equipments Lecture, Project Based Learning, Case Study, Discussion, Testing,
4 Sector-specific Layouts Discussion, Case Study, Project Based Learning, Lecture, Testing,
5 Relations Between City and Human Being Lecture, Case Study, Project Based Learning, Discussion, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Urban Definition and Urban Planning Concept
2 Urbanization History of Western Countries and Ottoman Settlements
3 Land Use, Social-Economical Impacts and Urban Problems
4 City Types
5 Physical Development Forms of Cities
6 Relations Between Transportation and Settlement Planning, Principles of Planning the City Roads
7 Determining Factors in Planning Service, Health and Education Areas
8 Trade Area (retail trade and wholesale trade, AVMs) Planning Policy
9 House Types and Planning of Residential Areas
10 Urban Design in Urban Planning Concept, Urban-Human Being Scale
11 Streets, Places, Pedestrian Areas, Pedestrian-Vehicles Interaction
12 Picket Samples from Urban Design Applications and Discussion
13 Conservation Planning-Urban Planning Relation, Technics of Urban Renovation
14 Design Policies and Executive Associations Implementing Urban Design Applications
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
2 An ability to analyze and model civil engineering systems specific problems, identify and define the appropriate requirements for their solutions.
3 An ability to design, implement and evaluate a civil engineering systems, component, process or program that meets specified requirements.
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.
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 50
1. Kısa Sınav 10
1. Ödev 30
2. Kısa Sınav 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 3 48
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 2 32
Mid-terms 1 8 8
Quiz 2 4 8
Assignment 1 12 12
Final examination 1 8 8
Total Workload 116
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 4.64
dersAKTSKredisi 5