Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
404004792006INTRODUCTION TO CERAMIC TECHNOLOGYElective473
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The aim of lecture is teaching the basic principles of ceramic science and giving information on experiments and quality control in ceramic
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr Sevil İrişli,, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Süleyman Gülcemal
Learning Outcomes
1Understanding the basic principles of ceramic
2The ability to investigation, preparation and presentation of subjects n ceramic.
3The ability to thinking and writing on ceramic
4Understanding the daily applications of ceramic
5Understanding advanced ceramic materials
6Utilization of chemistry in ceramic problems
7The ability to understand and solve the ceramic problems
8The ability to use the advanced techniques n ceramic applications
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Ceramic raw materials, forming, drying, firing and quality control, tile ceramics, porcelains, electric and electronic porcelain technologies
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1General definations relating to ceramic
2Ceramic raw materials and their properties
3Clay , quartz, feldspat and others
4Preparation of masse depending on producton type
5Masse hazırlama
6Forming and forming methods
7Forming applications
8Midterm exam
9Glazing and glazng types
10Glazing methods
11Decoration
12Decoration types
13Dye and Pigment
14Undergraze and ongraze types
15Qualty control
16Final exam
Recommended or Required Reading
YARDIMCI KİTAPLAR: 1. H.D.Young and R.A.Freedman, Üniversite Fiziği-1,Pearson, Addison Wesley,2008(12.baskı). 2.D.Halliday,R.Resnick,J.Walker, Fiziğin Temelleri-1,John Wiley&Sons,INC,2005 (6.baskı)
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
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Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination100
Attending Lectures14228
Problem Solving14228
Individual Study for Mid term Examination11010
Individual Study for Final Examination12020
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)88
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* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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