MINT 205 | Course Introduction and Application Information

Course Name
Construction Machines
Code
Semester
Theory
(hour/week)
Application/Lab
(hour/week)
Local Credits
ECTS
MINT 205
Fall
2
1
3
5

Prerequisites
None
Course Language
Turkish
Course Type
Required
Course Level
Short Cycle
Course Coordinator -
Course Lecturer(s)
Assistant(s) -
Course Objectives The aim is to give the student the knowledge of planning of machines and equipment used in constructions.
Course Description The students who succeeded in this course;
  • Will be able to know construction machines.
  • Will be able to calculate operating costs of machines.
  • Will be able to apply programming and working types of excavation and conveying machinery
  • Will be able to get maintanance and repairs of machinery equipment done regularly.
  • Will be able to list construction machines.
Course Content Operating cost. Engines, compressors, lifting and conveying machinery, drilling and folding machines, excavation and filling calculations

 



Course Category

Core Courses
X
Major Area Courses
Supportive Courses
Media and Management Skills Courses
Transferable Skill Courses

 

WEEKLY SUBJECTS AND RELATED PREPARATION STUDIES

Week Subjects Related Preparation
1 Introduction
2 Basic Concepts Toprak İşleri ve İş Makineleri (Yapı Teknolojisi)- B. Mazlum Birecikli-Chapter-1-ISBN:9789755115269
3 Basic Concepts Toprak İşleri ve İş Makineleri (Yapı Teknolojisi)- B. Mazlum Birecikli-Chapter-1-ISBN:9789755115269
4 Construction Machines Toprak İşleri ve İş Makineleri (Yapı Teknolojisi)- B. Mazlum Birecikli-Chapter-2-ISBN:9789755115269
5 Statement of Construction Machines Toprak İşleri ve İş Makineleri (Yapı Teknolojisi)- B. Mazlum Birecikli-Chapter-2-ISBN:9789755115269
6 Lift and transportation machines Toprak İşleri ve İş Makineleri (Yapı Teknolojisi)- B. Mazlum Birecikli-Chapter-3-ISBN:9789755115269
7 Lift and transportation machines Toprak İşleri ve İş Makineleri (Yapı Teknolojisi)- B. Mazlum Birecikli-Chapter-3-ISBN:9789755115269
8 Midterm Exam
9 Drilling and grouting machines Toprak İşleri ve İş Makineleri (Yapı Teknolojisi)- B. Mazlum Birecikli-Chapter-4-ISBN:9789755115269
10 Drilling and grouting machines Toprak İşleri ve İş Makineleri (Yapı Teknolojisi)- B. Mazlum Birecikli-Chapter-4-ISBN:9789755115269
11 Soil Drilling machines Toprak İşleri ve İş Makineleri (Yapı Teknolojisi)- B. Mazlum Birecikli-Chapter-5-ISBN:9789755115269
12 Soil Drilling machines Toprak İşleri ve İş Makineleri (Yapı Teknolojisi)- B. Mazlum Birecikli-Chapter-5-ISBN:9789755115269
13 Excavation and embankment calculation Toprak İşleri ve İş Makineleri (Yapı Teknolojisi)- B. Mazlum Birecikli-Chapter-6-ISBN:9789755115269
14 Excavation and embankment calculation Toprak İşleri ve İş Makineleri (Yapı Teknolojisi)- B. Mazlum Birecikli-Chapter-6-ISBN:9789755115269
15 Review of the semester
16 Final Exam

 

Course Notes/Textbooks

Toprak İşleri ve İş Makineleri (Yapı Teknolojisi)- B. Mazlum Birecikli-ISBN:9789755115269

Suggested Readings/Materials

Course Notes

 

EVALUATION SYSTEM

Semester Activities Number Weigthing
Participation
1
5
Laboratory / Application
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
1
5
Homework / Assignments
1
5
Presentation / Jury
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Oral Exams
Midterm
1
35
Final Exam
1
50
Total

Weighting of Semester Activities on the Final Grade
4
50
Weighting of End-of-Semester Activities on the Final Grade
1
50
Total

ECTS / WORKLOAD TABLE

Semester Activities Number Duration (Hours) Workload
Theoretical Course Hours
(Including exam week: 16 x total hours)
16
2
32
Laboratory / Application Hours
(Including exam week: 16 x total hours)
16
1
Study Hours Out of Class
16
4
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
1
2
Homework / Assignments
1
4
Presentation / Jury
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Oral Exam
Midterms
1
6
Final Exam
1
10
    Total
134

 

COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES AND PROGRAM QUALIFICATIONS RELATIONSHIP

#
Program Competencies/Outcomes
* Contribution Level
1
2
3
4
5
1

To have knowledge on fundamental theories, concepts, methods and tools in the construction technology field

X
2

To be able to interpret the gained information related to the field and to be able to apply technologies 

X
3

To transfer, orally and written, the suggested solutions of the problems related to the field

X
4

To be able to control and certificate products related to the field

X
5

To be able to identify problems related to field and to be able to find solutions

X
6

To be able to carry on projects related to the field or to be able to take responsibility for these projects

X
7

To work efficiently and effectively, to learn how to be a team member as an individual by taking responsibilities; to be open minded, constructive, open to criticism and to have self confidence

X
8

To know and obey the rules of business ethics, and to act according to social, scientific and ethical values under any circumstances such as data collection, evaluation, announcement and application

X
9

To be able to monitor the developments in the field and to communicate with colleagues by using English at least at a level of European Language Portfolio A2 General Level

10

To have sufficient ability to use computer programs with information and communication technologies for the construction technology field

X
11

To be able to evaluate the gained information and abilities by using a critical approach; to comprehend lifelong learning strategy, to renew and improve the existing knowledge

X

*1 Lowest, 2 Low, 3 Average, 4 High, 5 Highest