Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
TEK729PROTECTIVE CLOTHINGElective352
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The aim of this course is to have knowledge about the general characteristics of the protective clothing, to develop the ability to design protective clothing, to examine the applications of production technology and textile applications and to provide information on this subject.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Doç. Dr. Esra DİRGAR
Learning Outcomes
1Having a general knowledge of protective clothing systems and materials
2Having knowledge about the design of protective clothing systems
3Having knowledge about the protective clothing and application used in various fields
4To have an idea about current protective clothing practices.
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Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Course Contents
• Protective clothing market • Use of technical textiles in protective clothing design • Model properties of clothing used in different environment conditions • Innovations in protective clothing
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1An overview of protective clothing and protective clothing market
2Fibers and fabrics used in the design of protective clothing
3Methods of evaluation of protective clothing systems
4Characteristics and production of military clothing
5Properties and production of clothing used against heat and fire
6Properties and production of clothing used against cold
7Properties and production of chemical and biological protective clothing
8Properties and production of sportswear
9Clothes and properties used against radiation and current protective clothing applications
10Midterm
11Presentations
12Presentations
13Presentations
14Presentations
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Recommended or Required Reading
Rheel, M. (1994). Protective Clothing Systems and Materials. CRC Press. Richard A. S. (2005). Textiles for Protection. Woodhead Publishing in Textiles. Chapman R. A. (2012).Smart Textiles and Protection. Woodhead Publishing in Textiles.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Activities are given in detail in the section of "Assessment Methods and Criteria" and "Workload Calculation"
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
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End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
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Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination13030
Final Examination12020
Attending Lectures12224
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)74
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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