Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Quaternary Geography COG 413 7 3 + 0 3 5
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Arş.Gör.Dr. YUNUS EMRE MUTLU
Course Lecturers Doç.Dr. MEHMET KORHAN ERTURAÇ,
Course Assistants
Course Category Other
Course Objective Quaternary, which has own specific properties, is the fourth period of geologic time, roughly the last 2 million years. This courses emphasis, morphologic, climatologic, fluvial and glacial conditions of the Quaternary periods.
Course Content General properties of the Quaternary, regional effects of climate changes in the Quaternary, the Quaternary fossils, glacial periods, The Quaternary in Turkey.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 They describe general properties of the Quaternary Lecture, Testing, Homework,
2 They explain what the main effects of climate changes are in the Quaternary Lecture, Testing, Homework,
3 They define the glacial and interglacial periods Lecture, Testing, Homework,
4 They explain the conditions of Quaternary in Turkey Lecture, Testing, Homework,
5 They explain the effects of quaternary in different climate regions Lecture, Testing, Homework,
6 They list the chronology of quaternary Lecture, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 General features and import of Quaternary
2 Local effects of climate change in Quaternary:Glacier Areas
3 Local effects of climate change in Quaternary: Glacier Circle Areas
4 Local effects of climate change in Quaternary: Rainy Areas
5 Local effects of climate change in Quaternary:Tropical Areas, other continental Quaternary Formations
6 Marine Quaternary
7 Fossils of Quaternary
8 Midterm exam
9 Chronology of Quaternary
10 Ancient glacial periods and glacial period’s causes
11 Coastal morphology in Turkey Quaternary
12 Volcanos and glaciers in Turkey Quaternary
13 Karst of Plio-Quaterner,earthquakes,neotectonic in Turkey
14 Abrasion surface what to be formed in Quaternary,development of river and fauna of Quaternary in Turkey
Course Notes
Course Resources
Week Documents Description size
8 KUVATERNER COĞRAFYASI_Turkiye_Genc_tektonigi_2022-SABIS 67.44 MB
9 Sarıkaya_Ciner_MTA 10.02 MB
9 Turkes_EgeDergisi_2012 2.27 MB
9 Gurbuz_Kazanci_2017_10.25288-tjb.370637-397127 26.89 MB
10 Kuvaterner_Volkanizması_Turkiye_2017s 13.81 MB
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 To have advance-level information and comprehension which stay up with textbook that contain to current informations, practise equipments and other scientific contexts, able to use these ones X
2 To evaluate concepts, opinions and datas with scientific methods in geography and geographical information technology field.To determine to complicated problem and subjects, its able to analising, able to discuss, able to develop to suggestions which based upon to proof and research X
3 To instruct professional or beginner listener groups about subject associated with geography and geographical information technology.Able to transfer to the listeners of ideas,problems and solutions by oral and written examination X
4 Able to show administer advance-level working freely
5 To discover solution methods on complicated conditions in practise in geography and geographical information technology field
6 Able to administer thereby planning of activities directed towards professional evolution
7 To know foreign language for able to communicate with colleauges and to follow up to informations on geography and geographical information technology field X
8 Able to use of technologies of informatics and communication with knowledge of computer software and hardware
9 To have satisfactoriness of looking after of social,scientific and ethic values on stages of data collection, explication and announced X
10 To have knowledge and consciousness of looking after of social,scientific and ethic values on stages of data collection, explication and announced
11 Conscious about professional security, health, quality control and its management and environmental protection
15 X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 40
1. Kısa Sınav 20
2. Kısa Sınav 20
1. Ödev 20
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 1 16
Mid-terms 1 10 10
Assignment 1 15 15
Performance Task (Laboratory) 1 20 20
Final examination 1 10 10
Total Workload 119
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 4.76
dersAKTSKredisi 5