Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
180102003105MATERIALS SCIENCECompulsory234
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
To teach the properties of materials used in engineering and macro and micro structures of materials
Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1To know the basics of materials science and general material types
2To know the basics of materials science and general material types
3To be able to predict the physical properties of materials based on atomic structure, chemical composition and crystal structure
4To be able to predict the physical properties of materials based on atomic structure, chemical composition and crystal structure
5To see the effects of defects and defects on material physical properties
6To see the effects of defects and defects on material physical properties
7Determination of mechanical properties of materials
8Determination of mechanical properties of materials
9Gaining the ability to choose the right material in design
10Gaining the ability to choose the right material in design
Mode of Delivery
Daytime Class
Prerequisites and co-requisities
none
Recommended Optional Programme Components
none
Course Contents
Properties of engineering materials; atomic sequences, structural defects, atomic movements. Mechanical properties of materials: force, stress, deformation and unit deformation concepts. Elasticity; elastic and plastic behavior. Viscosity; rheological models.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Introduction, atomic structure, interatomic bonds
2Crystal structure, Miller indices
3Crystal structure, Miller indices, Crystal defects and diffusion in solids
4Physical properties of materials
5Mechanical properties of materials
6Mechanical properties of materials
7Elasticity; elastic and plastic behavior
8Elastisite; elastik ve plastik davranış
9midterm exam
10Viscosity; rheological models
11Properties of materials (Creep, expansion, brittleness and ductility)
12Properties of materials (hardness, fatigue and toughness)
13Properties of materials (spring and damping)
14Wear and corrosion
15Electrical, magnetic, optical and thermal properties of materials
Recommended or Required Reading
Malzeme Bilimi, Kaşif Onaran., İTÜ İnşaat Fakültesi Matbaası, 1989.  Introduction to Materials Science for Civil Engineers, Turhan Y. Erdoğan, Mustafa Tokyay, İsmail Ö. Yaman, Sinan T. Erdoğan, METU Press, Ankara, 2010.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Midterm Examination1100
SUM100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Final Examination1100
SUM100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
SUM100
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
none
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination111
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures14228
Laboratory14228
Self Study14456
Individual Study for Mid term Examination133
Individual Study for Final Examination155
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)123
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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