Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
TEK704SYNTHETIC FIBERSElective362
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The aim of the course are; •teaching technical terms in English to students •translating the text about synthetic fibers into Turkish and understanding the text.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Doç.Dr.Tülay Gülümser
Learning Outcomes
1Ability to understand the text in English
2Understanding of life-long learning principle
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
General information about technical terma related to synthetic fibers Translating the technical terms into Turkish
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Classification of chemical fibers, basic chemical terms in producing of chemical fibers
2Basic technical english terms in producing methods of chemical fibers
3Regenerated cellulose fibres
4Regenerated cellulose fibres and special types
5Polyester fibers
6Polyester fibers
7Practice
8Polyamide fibers
9Polyacrynitrile fibers, modacrylic fibers
10Midterm exam
11Polyurethane fibers
12Other fibers
13Other fibers
14Practice
Recommended or Required Reading
•Vilensky L.D., E. P.G. Gohl, Textile Science, an explanation of fiber properties, Longman Cheshire Pty Limited, (1983). •Needles, H. L., Textile Fibers, Dyes, Finishes, and Processes, Noyes Publications, (1986) •Hongu, T., G. O. Phillips, New Fibers, Woodhead Publishing Limited, (1997) •Websites about synthetic fibers
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
SUM0
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
SUM0
SUM0
Language of Instruction
English
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination11717
Final Examination11717
Attending Lectures11222
Practice224
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)60
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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1
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2
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3
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4
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5
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6
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7
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8
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9
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10
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11
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12
PO
13
LO1      4      
LO2        4    
* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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