Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
1001002102018METEOROLOGYCompulsory243
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
To obtain basic information about meteorology and meteorological information obtained about the use and assess the field of maritime and fishery products to ensure.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Murat KAYA; Prof. Dr. Tuncay KINACIGİL
Learning Outcomes
1To obtain basic information meteorology
2Meteorological data about the ability to scientifically evaluate and analyze emerging issues and develop solutions
3To use information obtained from studies on marine meteorology
4Meteorological studies on the use and interpretation of information obtained from different disciplines.
5To take advantage of access to relevant resources about Meteorology
6Oriented research methods and principles, taking into account the data obtained to use information about meteorology, and to evaluate
7Taking responsibility for meteorological information obtained from written and spoken about the transfer.
8Fishery products in the field of information obtained from the use of Meteorology
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Meteorology, history, work space, the atmosphere, gases, global warming, the layers of the atmosphere, temperature, pressure, wind, Beaufort scale, cloud formation, cloud types, precipitation, fog and sun.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Meteorology, history, work area, parts of the definition and marine meteorologyField work
2What is the atmosphere, the importance and the composition of the atmosphere.Field work
3The importance of certain gases in the atmosphere and features: a) oxygen, b), carbon dioxide, c) nitrogen, and d) Ozone.Field work
4General information about global warming and the Kyoto protocolField work
5According to the physical and chemical properties of the layers of the atmosphereField work
6Atmospheric temperature and pressure, definition, measuring methods and devices used for measuring Field work
7Pressure changes in the atmosphere factors and the formation of low and high pressure areasField work
8The formation of the wind, the wind and the factors affecting the Beaufort scale and the applications and Marine MeteorologyField work
9Mid-term exam
10Classification of wind, large wind systems and wind systems dailyField work
11Atmospheric water vapor, clouds and the formation, the amount of cloud cover, cloud density. Cloud types, classification of clouds according to heightField work
12Definition and mechanisms of lightning and lightning. Rain definition, according to the formation and rainfall patterns, types of cooling. Hail formation, types and lossesField work
13Fog definition, and the formation mechanism of their formation and classification by densityField work
14Atmosphere sunbathing, the definition, the solar constant and solar radiation into the atmosphere and the factors affecting the distribution of solar radiation in the atmosphereField work
15Meteorological characteristics and meteorological station in Turkey is the place to set up housing opportunities coastField work
16Final exam
Recommended or Required Reading
-Anononim., 1995. Deniz Meteorolojisi El Kitabı. Devlet Meteoroloji İşleri Genel Müdürlüğü, 126 s. Ankara. -Bluestein, Howard B., 1992.Synoptic-Dynamic Meteorology in Midlatitudes.Vol. 1: Principles of Kinematics and Dynamics, Oxford University Press, New York. -Bluestein, Howard B., 1993. Synoptic-Dynamic Meteorology in Midlatitudes. Vol. II: Observations and Theory of Weather Systems, Oxford University Press, New York. -B.J., William., 1991. Watching the World’s Weather, Cambridge University Press, New York. -http://www.meteor.gov.tr/
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
SUM0
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
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Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination111
Final Examination111
Attending Lectures14228
Practice14114
Individual Study for Homework Problems4728
Individual Study for Mid term Examination188
Individual Study for Final Examination11010
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)90
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