Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
1001003112014NAVIGATIONCompulsory353
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Teaching, methods and techniques needed to know how a ship from a position (position of) to another location as soon as possible and safety.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Assoc.Prof.Dr. Celalettin AYDIN
Learning Outcomes
1Recognize the navigational equipment
2Fixed the pozition, detirmine the route, tracks the route
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Description of navigation definition, history and types, latitude longitude descriptions, charts and types, route and angle, navigational distance measurement instruments, bearing and calculations, Lighting and beacon, deviation and variation, CDMVT calculations, Parageta course, astronomical navigation.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Description of navigation definition, history and typesNavigation tool and equipment
2Description of navigation definition, history and typesNavigation tool and equipment
3Maps and navigational chartsLatitude and longitude and calculation of differences
4Maps and navigational chartsLatitude and longitude and calculation of differences
5Bearing route and route angleLatitude and longitude and calculation of differences
6Bearing route and route angleLatitude and longitude and calculation of differences
7Midterm exam
8Navigational distance measurement instrumentsBearing and conversion calculation
9Lighting and beacon characteristic and typesBearing and conversion calculation
10Lighting and beacon characteristic and typesDeviation, variation, CDMVT calculation
11Astronomic navigationDeviation, variation, CDMVT calculation
12Parageta navigationFixed the pozition, detirmine the route, tracks the route
13Electronic navigationFixed the pozition, detirmine the route, tracks the route
14Project presentationFixed the pozition, detirmine the route, tracks the route
15Project presentationFixed the pozition, detirmine the route, tracks the route
16Final exam
Recommended or Required Reading
Dedekam, I., 2011 Resimlerle Navigasyon, Çev. Ekber And. Kaptan yayıncılık Ltd. Şti/ Denizler kitabevi. Beyoğlu/ İstanbul, 84s. Sügen, Y. Yeni kaptanın kılavuzu kaptan, Akademi yayınları. Tunçer, G., 1999. Temel ve Yersel Navigasyon Seyir, 1-2-3. Y.Y yayıncılık 394 s.
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 Examination111
Final Examination111
Attending Lectures14228
Practice14114
Tutorial414
Project Preparation155
Project Presentation111
Self Study428
Individual Study for Mid term Examination155
Individual Study for Final Examination188
Performance14114
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)89
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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