Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
1001001142014MATERIALS SCIENCECompulsory122
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
To learn and understand the basic concepts and information related materials science for fisheries applications. To translate the knowledge of materials science to fisheries applications. To plan a project, design fishing gears and equipments by using knowledge of materials science. To distinguish of gears made of different kinds of material used for aquaculture and capture.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ozan Düzbastılar
Learning Outcomes
11. Student will be able to distinguish and test materials used for fishing sector and applications.
22. Student will be able to use and apply knowledge of materials science for technical issues such as establishments and projects carried in the aquatic environment.
33. Student will be able to debate with other engineers in different disciplines.
44. Student will be able to solve applied problems by using knowledge of materials science.
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Introduction to Material Science, Structure of Material, Tests of Materials, Metals, Wooden Materials, Plastics, Fibers, Minerals, Gases, Paints
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Introduction to Material Science, Structure of Material
2Tests of Materials, Metals
3Metals
4Metals
5Wooden Materials
6Plastics
7Plastics
8Midterm exam
9Fibers
10Minerals
11Gases
12Paints
13Project presentations
14Project presentations
15Project presentations
16Final exam
Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook: Hoşsucu, H., Gurbet, R., Düzbastılar, F.O., 2010. Malzeme Bilgisi, E.Ü. Su Ürünleri Fakültesi, 3. baskı, Bornova İzmir.
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
SUM0
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
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SUM0
Language of Instruction
English
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination111
Final Examination111
Attending Lectures14228
Report Preparation339
Self Study14114
Individual Study for Mid term Examination133
Individual Study for Final Examination144
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)60
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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LO155 4 443   4 
LO255 5 533   3 
LO355 5 555   5 
LO434 4 555   5 
* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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