Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Silicon Chemistry KIM 606 0 3 + 0 3 6
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Doctorate Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. MUSTAFA İMAMOĞLU
Course Lecturers Prof.Dr. MUSTAFA İMAMOĞLU,
Course Assistants
Course Category
Course Objective

To give information about silicon, properties and compounds.

Course Content

General properties of silicon; Silicon compounds; Silicon polymers; Silicate cements; Mg-silicates; Glass; Porcelain; Perlite; Bentonite; Preparation of Sols; Silicate acid and soluble silicates, Silica gel and properties; Modification of silica gel; Sol-gel methods; Studies in last years on modified silica gels.

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Explains the general properties of silicon Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
2 Explains the silicon compounds and their properties Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
3 Explains the properties of silica gel Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
4 Explains the modification of silica gel Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
5 Explains the sol gel procedure Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
6 Comparises the recent studies about the modified silica gels Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 General properties of silicon
2 Silicon compounds
3 Silicon compounds
4 Silicon polymers
5 Silicate cements, Mg-silicates; Glass
6 Porcelain, Perlite, Bentonite
7 Preparation of Sols
8 Silicate acid and soluble silicates
9 Silica gel and properties
10 MID TERM EXAM
11 Modification of silica gel
12 Sol-gel methods
13 Studies in last years on modified silica gels
14 Studies in last years on modified silica gels
Resources
Course Notes
Course Resources

1. LEGRAND, A.P.(Editor), The Surface Properties of Silicas, John Wiley & Sons, England, 1998

2. SCOTT, R.P.W., Silica Gel and Bonded Phases, John Wiley & Sons, England, 1993.

3. Taşçıoğlu, S. Bor ve Silisyum Kimyası, M.Ü. Fen -Ed.Fak. Yayın no:27, İstanbul, 1992.

Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 In addition to expanding and making deeper the knowledge established on undergraduate education in a same or different area, reaches the knowledge by doing research and also improves his or her knowledge to the expertise level by doing evaluation and practice. X
2 Utilizing incomplete or limited data in his or her study area expands the knowledge by experimental methods and use those obtained knowledge by scientific, social and ethical responsibility. X
3 Constructs a problem independently and solves the problem by proposing an experimental solution method and applies to the advance level research by evaluating the results. X
4 Transfers systematically the current developments and his or her advance level studies to the other related or nonrelated groups as written, orally and visually.
5 Develops new strategic approach and produces solutions by taking responsibility in unexpected and complicated situations in his or her area of practice. X
6 Develops advance strategic, political and practice plans and evaluates the obtained results within the framework of quality process in his or her study area.
7 - Has advance level oral or written communication ability in one of well known foreign language (“European Language Portfolio Global Scale”, Level B1). X
8 Has knowledge for software and hardware about computers, uses information and communication technologies. X
9 Protecting scientific, social, and ethical values, teaches and controls these values in the steps of collection, evaluation and announcement of data in the international arena. X
10 Applies the digested knowledge and problem solving ability in advance level studies among the different disciplines. X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Performans Görevi (Seminer) 15
1. Ödev 15
1. Ara Sınav 70
Total 100
1. Final 50
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 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 15 15
Assignment 1 10 10
Performance Task (Seminar) 1 10 10
Final examination 1 20 20
Total Workload 151
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 6.04
dersAKTSKredisi 6