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SDÜ Education Information System Course Content
Programme
Graduate School of Natural and Applied Sciences Civil Engineering
Course Information
Course Unit Code
Course Unit Title
Credit Theoretic
Credit Pratic
Credit Lab/A
Credit Total
Credit Ects
Semester
01INS5137
Lightweight Concrete
3.00
0.00
0.00
3.00
6.00
1
Course Information
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Type of Course Unit
Elective
Course Coordinator
Associate Professor Dr. Kemal Tuşat YÜCEL
Course Instructors
 
Course Assistants
 
Course Aims
Understanding and learning of basic principles and technical properties about lightweight aggregates and concretes (with laboratory applications).
Course Goals
1)Understanding and learning of basic principles about lightweight aggregates and concretes.
2)Understanding and applying technical properties about lightweight aggregates and concretes (with laboratory applications).
Learning Outcomes of The Course Unit
1)Bring the basic concrete technology into life
2) Understanding lightweight concrete and its constituents.
3) Learning concrete production techniques.
4) Capability to use the Standard knowledge for engineering applications.
5) Having enough durability knowledge under severe conditions for concrete.
Course Contents
Introduction. Natural and industrial materials. Petrography, Light, Normal and high aggregates, Lightweight and Nortmal Aggregate Concretes. Elastic and plastic behaviour. Fracture under uniaxial loading. Technological properties (hardness, abrasion resistance, impact resistance). Ultra-high strength concretes. Concrete mixes and tests.
Prerequisities and Co-requisities Courses
 
Recommended Optional Programme Components
 
Mode Of Delivery
 
Level of Course Unit
 
Assessment Methods and Criteria
ECTS / Table Of Workload (Number of ECTS credits allocated)
Studies During Halfterm
Number
Co-Efficient
Activity
Number
Duration
Total
Visa
1
100
Course Duration (Excluding Exam Week)
16
3
48
Quiz
0
0
Time Of Studying Out Of Class
16
2
32
Homework
0
0
Homeworks
3
10
30
Attendance
0
0
Presentation
3
10
30
Application
0
0
Project
0
0
0
Lab
0
0
Lab Study
1
10
10
Project
0
0
Field Study
0
0
0
Workshop
0
0
Visas
1
10
10
Seminary
0
0
Finals
1
10
10