Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Engineering Geophysics JFM 308 6 2 + 1 3 6
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Compulsory
Course Coordinator Dr.Öğr.Üyesi AYHAN KESKİNSEZER
Course Lecturers Dr.Öğr.Üyesi AYHAN KESKİNSEZER,
Course Assistants
Course Category Field Proper Education
Course Objective The application and the interpretation of common Geophysical methods in private sector.
Course Content The contents of Engineering Gephysics. The Geophyysical project desing. Choosing residential areas by geological and ecological factors. Physical properties of rocks and soil, Engineering solutions by seismic refrection method. Determination of elastical parameters by Geophysical methods. Ground surveying. Correlation between boring and seismic datas. Surveying ground cavities. Fault investigation by Geophysical methods. Mine prospecting by Geophysical methods. Landslide Geophysics and Archeogeophysics.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Comprehend the content of engineering geophysics. Lecture, Testing,
2 geophysical methods to determine the parameters of the elastic grip. Question-Answer, Lecture, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Testing, Homework,
3 Soil investigation and report to understand the basic principles. Drilland Practice, Discussion, Question-Answer, Lecture, Homework, Testing,
4 Geophysical methods used in landslide Problem Solving, Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Motivations to Show, Self Study, Homework, Testing,
5 Drilland Practice, Question-Answer, Lecture, Testing,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 The contents of Engineering Gephysics
2 The Geophyysical project desing
3 Choosing residential areas by geological and ecological factors
4 Physical properties of rocks and soil, Engineering solutions by seismic refrection method
5 Determination of elastical parameters by Geophysical methods
6 Ground surveying
7 Ground surveying
8 Correlation between boring and seismic datas.
9 Surveying ground cavities
10 Fault investigation by Geophysical methods
11 Fault investigation by Geophysical methods
12 Mine prospecting by Geophysical methods
13 Landslide Geophysics
14 Archeogeophysics
Course Notes
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. X
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 X
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 X
8 -Engineering graduates with motivation to life-long learning and having known significance of continuous education beyond undergraduate studies for science and technology X
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. X
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. Kısa Sınav 10
2. Kısa Sınav 10
1. Ödev 20
1. Ara Sınav 60
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 3 48
Mid-terms 1 10 10
Assignment 1 8 8
Final examination 1 16 16
Quiz 2 10 20
Total Workload 150
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 6
dersAKTSKredisi 6