Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
9103065372006Power Plant DesignElective118
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The objective of this course is to give information about the types of energy (power) plants, the elements of energy plants and the design of energy plants.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Department Lecturers
Learning Outcomes
1He/She classifies the principles of the energy plants,
2he/She calculates on the thermal power plants,
3He/She calculates on the hydroelectric power plants
4He/She calculates on the wind power plants
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Energy resources, Principle of energy plants, Termal power plants and power types, Types of fuel, Elements of termal power plants, Fuel and fresh water system, Condensation system, Calculation of energy generation in thermal power plants, Hydroelectric power plants, Elements of hydroelectric power plants, Calculation of energy generation in hydroelectric power plants, Wind power plants, Calculation of energy generation in wind power plants, Special types of power plants, Cogeneration, Nuclear power plants.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Energy resources
2Principles of energy plants
3Termal power plants and plant types
4Types of fuel, chemical and physical characteristics
5Elements of termal power plants
6Fuel and fresh water system, Condensation system
7Calculation of energy generation in thermal power plants
8Hydroelectric power plants and plant types
9Elements of hydroelectric power plants
10Calculation of energy generation in hydroelectric power plants
11Wind power plants and plant types
12Calculation of energy generation in wind power plants
Recommended or Required Reading
[1] Nedim Sözbir, Enerji Santralleri Ders Notları, SAU, 2008 [2] Cemil YİĞİT, Enerji Santralleri Sunumlar, 2012
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
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Report Preparation12929
Project Preparation12929
Project Presentation12929
Seminar13030
Individual Study for Homework Problems129108
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)225
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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LO14     4     4 
LO24     4     4 
LO34     4     4 
LO44     4     4 
* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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