Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Geology INM 104 2 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 ŞEFİK RAMAZANOĞLU
Course Lecturers Dr.Öğr.Üyesi ŞEFİK RAMAZANOĞLU,
Course Assistants
Course Category Field Proper Education
Course Objective The aim of this course is to transfer basic concepts of earth sciences in the civil enginering perspective
Course Content Introduction-Earth’ s building materials-Igneous rocks-Sedimentory rocks-Metamorphic rocks-Primary and secondary structures of rocks-Topographic maps and cross sections-Geological maps and cross sections-Slope stability-Earthquakes-Stone quarries-Groundwater geology-Tunnelling geology and structures under ground-Dams and reservoir geology
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 He/She can recognize basic concepts of earth sciences to civil engineer who interfere to the earth at their projects. Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing,
2 He/She knows the contribution of the different disciplines of geological information Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing,
3 He/She can prepare topographic and geological cross-sections Lecture, Drilland Practice, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Introduction
2 Earth’ s building materials
3 Igneous rocks
4 Sedimentory rocks
5 Metamorphic rocks
6 Primary and secondary structures of rocks
7 Topographic maps and cross sections
8 Geological maps and cross sections
9 Slope stability
10 Earthquakes
11 Drilling and correlation of boring logs
12 Groundwater geology
13 Tunnelling geology and structures under ground
14 Dams and reservoir geology
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.
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. X
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. 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. Ödev 20
1. Ara Sınav 50
1. Kısa Sınav 15
2. Kısa Sınav 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 10 10
Quiz 2 5 10
Assignment 1 10 10
Final examination 1 15 15
Total Workload 125
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5
dersAKTSKredisi 5