Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
1001004152014WATER PROFILE OF TURKEY Elective473
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The purpose of this lesson is, to provide learning Turkey and its waters geographic, hydrologic and geomorphological features and general water quality. In additon, to reach to consideration capability of geographic, hydrologic and geomorphological informations and to provide to be grasped necessary informations of effects of global climate changes to Turkey Waters.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof.Dr. Hasan M. SARI, Doç.Dr. Ayşe TAŞDEMİR
Learning Outcomes
1To learn Turkey’s geographic, hydrologic and geomorphological features.
2To learn Turkey’s streams basin and lakes features.
3To learn geographic, hydrologic and geomorphological informatios’ consideration.
4To know global climate changes senses and to learn its effects to Turkey’s water.
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Turkey’s geographic, hydrologic and geomorphological features. To know that Turkey’s streams and lakes. To considerate geographic, hydrologic and geomorphological informations. Effects of global climate changes to Turkey waters.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
0Geographic features of Turkey
1Geomorphological features of Turkey
2Geomorphological features of Turkey
3River drainage area of Turkey
4River drainage area of Turkey
5River drainage area of Turkey
6River drainage area of Turkey
7Midterm Exam
8River drainage area of Turkey
9River drainage area of Turkey
10Lakes of Turkey
11Lakes of Turkey
12To evaluate geograpic, hydrologic and geomorphological informations
13To evaluate geograpic, hydrologic and geomorphological informations
14Effects of global climate changes to Turkey waters
15Final Exam
Recommended or Required Reading
Lecture notes Saraçoğlu, H. 1990. Bitki Örtüsü, Akarsular ve Göller. Milli Eğitim Bakanlığı Yayını no. 177. Ankara. Munsuz, N., Ünver, İ., Çaycı, G., 1999. Türkiye Suları. Ankara Üniv. Ziraat Fakültesi yayın No. 1305. Ankara. Atalay, İ. 1987. Türkiye Jeomorfolojine Giriş. Ege Üniv. Edebiyat Fakültesi Yayın No. 9. İzmir. Erinç, S., Ertek, A., Güneysu, C. 2000. Jeomorfoloji I. DER Yayınları İstanbul. Erinç, S., Ertek, A., Güneysu, C. 2000. Jeomorfoloji II. DER Yayınları İstanbul. Atalay, İ. 1986. Uygulamalı Hidrografya. Ege Üniv. Edebiyat Fakültesi Yayın No. 38. İzmir. Usul, N. 2008. Mühendislik Hidrolojisi. ODTÜ Geliştirme Vakfı Yayıncılık ve İletişim A.Ş. Ankara.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
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End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
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SUM0
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination111
Final Examination111
Attending Lectures14228
Report Preparation11010
Self Study5420
Individual Study for Mid term Examination11010
Individual Study for Final Examination12020
Reading5210
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)100
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* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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