Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
9103065942014Ground Source Heat PumpsElective128
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Teaching the geothermal heat pumps during a semester.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Doç. Dr. Hüseyin GÜNERHAN
Learning Outcomes
1gaining the ability of modelling a heat pump
2gaining assumption ability
3gaining projecting ability
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Fundamentals ofthe heat pumps Theory of the heat pumps Heat pumps types Heat pumps types Complete system planning Complete system planning Water heat sources systems Air heat sources systems Control of heat pump heating systems Control of heat pump heating systems General Problem Solving Domestic hot water production Domestic hot water production Specialized installations Specialized installations General Problem Solving
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Fundamentals ofthe heat pumps
2Theory of the heat pumps
3Heat pumps types
4Heat pumps types
5Complete system planning
6Complete system planning
7Water heat sources systems
8Air heat sources systems
9Control of heat pump heating systems
10Control of heat pump heating systems
11General Problem Solving
12Domestic hot water production
13Domestic hot water production
14Specialized installations
15Specialized installations
16General Problem Solving
Recommended or Required Reading
Ochsner K, Geothermal Heat Pumps, Earthscan, 2008.
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)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures14456
Self Study14684
Individual Study for Mid term Examination41040
Individual Study for Final Examination41560
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)244
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PO
1
PO
2
PO
3
PO
4
PO
5
PO
6
PO
7
PO
8
PO
9
PO
10
PO
11
PO
12
PO
13
PO
14
LO1 4   5 5      
LO2 4   5 5      
LO3 4   5 5      
* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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