Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Electric Materials EEM 102 2 3 + 0 3 5
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Compulsory
Course Coordinator Arş.Gör.Dr. BANU ERGİNÖZ
Course Assistants
Course Category Field Proper Education
Course Objective Providing students an understanding of the constraints of material behaviour in order to select the best material for a given applications.
Course Content Introduction to Materials, materials types, Atomic Structure, Interatomic bonds, Crystal Defects, Atom movements in materials Mechanical, magnetic and electrical Properties of Materials
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Obtaining the skill of determining materials types Lecture, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
2 Understanding atomic structure, interatomic bonds and production of different material types. Demonstration, Discussion, Lecture, Testing, Homework,
3 Obtaining the information about mechanical properties and applications of materials Problem Solving, Demonstration, Discussion, Lecture, Testing, Homework,
4 Comprehending electrical properties and applications of materials Problem Solving, Self Study, Demonstration, Discussion, Lecture, Testing, Homework,
5 Obtaining the knowledge about the magnetic properties and applications of materials Problem Solving, Self Study, Demonstration, Discussion, Lecture, Homework, Testing,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Introduction to Materials Science, classifications of materials
2 Atomic structure and Atomic bonding
3 Crystal structures and Crystal Defects
4 Point, Line and Plane Defects
5 Mechanical Properties of Materials
6 Thermal Properties of Materials
7 Band Theory of the Solids; Insulators, Conductors and Semi-conductors
8 Dielectrical materials and Insulation
9 Piezoelectricity, ferroelectricity and pyroelectricity
10 Electrical Properties of Materials and Electrical conductivity
11 Semi-conductors and Semi-conductor Devices
12 Magnetic Properties of Materials
13 Paramagnetic, Diamagnetic and Ferromagnetic materials
14 Superconductors
Course Notes
Course Resources
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Adequate knowledge in mathematics, science and engineering subjects pertaining to the relevant discipline; ability to use theoretical and applied knowledge in these areas in complex engineering problems. X
2 Ability to identify formulate, and solve complex engineering problems; ability to select and apply proper analysis and modeling methods for this purpose.
3 Ability to design a complex system, process, device or product under realistic constraints and conditions, in such a way as to meet the desired result; ability to apply modern design methods for this purpose. (Realistic constraints and conditions may include factors such as economic and environmental issues, sustainability, manufacturability, ethics, health, safety issues, and social and political issues, according to the nature of the design.)
4 Ability to devise, select, and use modem techniques and tools needed for analyzing and solving complex problems encountered in engineering practice; ability to employ information technologies effectively. X
5 Ability to design and conduct experiments, gather data analyze and interpret results for investigating complex engineering problems or discipline specific research questions.
6 Ability to work efficiently in intra-disciplinary and multi-disciplinary teams; ability to work individually. X
7 Ability to communicate effectively in Turkish, both orally and in writing; knowledge of a minimum of one foreign language; ability to write effective reports and comprehend written reports, prepare design and production reports, make effective presentations, and give and receive clear and intelligible instructions.
8 Recognition of the need for lifelong learning; ability to access information, to follow developments in science and technology, and to continue to educate him/herself. X
9 Consciousness to behave according to ethical principles and professional and ethical responsibility; knowledge on standards used in engineering practice.
10 Knowledge about business life practices such as project management, risk management, and change management; awareness in entrepreneurship, innovation; knowledge about sustainable development.
11 Knowledge about the global and social effects of engineering practice on health, environment, and safety, and contemporary issues of the century reflected into the field of engineering; awareness of the legal consequences of engineering solutions.
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 70
1. Ödev 10
2. Ödev 10
3. Ödev 10
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 40
1. Final 60
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 15 15
Quiz 2 10 20
Assignment 1 10 10
Final examination 1 10 10
Total Workload 135
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.4
dersAKTSKredisi 5