Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
1001002122014FISHING VESSEL AND EQUIPMENTSCompulsory243
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Classification of fishing boats depend on regional differences, constructions, equipments, maintenance sreps of fishing boats, balıkçı gemilerinin bakım ve onarım aşamaları, Navigation and fish finder devices (Echo-sounder, sonar on fishing boats, Technical specifications of fishing boats, Lenght-speed relation, lenght-horse power relation, and basic measurement of fishng boats were consist of aim of the course.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Adnan TOKAÇ, Assoc.Prof. Dr. Ali ULAŞ
Learning Outcomes
1ability of defination and classification of fishing boats
2ability of different part of fishing boats
3classificable of fi,shing boats depend on fishing operations and understanding a relationship between fishing boats and fishing methods
4ability of understanding a relationship between fish finder equipment and fishing operations
5ability of understanding working principles of crain on fishing boats
6ability of make a relation between basic measurement and horse power
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Defination of fishing boats, description of regional differences on fishing booats, classifacation of fishing boats according to fishing methods, Analysis of differencies on deck equipment and fish finder equipment accordin to fishin operations, Machine types of boats, lenght-speed and Horse power-speed relation, maintenance of fishing boats and Fish boats planning were consist of conntens of course.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Description of fishing boat and structural analysis of fishing boats in TurkeyVisit to fishing port
2Description of special parts of fishing boatsVisit to shipyard
3Defination of favour spesifications on fishing boats; speed, manouvering, sail capacity.Workshop and practice
4Working principal of fish finder equipment and devicesUsing of fish finder devices
5Deck design and crain types of fishing boatsField study
6Basic criterias of fishing boats designingField study
7Analysis of boat machine, propeller and shaft sturucturesWorkshop and practice
8MidtermMidterm
9Trawl fishing boats, Purse Seine fishing boatsWorkshop and practice
10Balast and GM Calculations on fishing boatsWorkshop and practice
11Maintenance steps of fishing boatsFish maintenance applications
12Registiration of fishing boats, fishing sign documentsVisit to port authorities
13Project presentationsPresentation
14Project presentationsPresentation
15Project presentationsPresentation
16Final examFinal exam
Recommended or Required Reading
Brandt, von A.”Vessel and Gear” p. 474-475 in Fishing Boats of the world 1. ed. Traung, J.O. Fishing News (Boks)Ltd. London. 579p
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
SUM0
SUM0
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination111
Final Examination111
Attending Lectures14228
Practice14114
Tutorial12112
Project Preparation3412
Project Presentation111
Self Study12112
Individual Study for Mid term Examination166
Individual Study for Final Examination11010
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)97
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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LO155 4 443   4 
LO255 4 533   3 
LO355 5 555   5 
LO434 4 555   5 
LO555 5 555   5 
LO655 5 555   5 
* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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