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Course Information
Course Unit Title : Introduction of Earthquake Engineering
Course Unit Code : 01INS5158
Type of Course Unit : Optional
Level of Course Unit : Second Cycle
Year of Study : Preb
Semester : 255.Semester
Number of ECTS Credits Allocated : 6,00
Name of Lecturer(s) : ---
Course Assistants :
Learning Outcomes of The Course Unit : 1) To establish the relationships among geology, seismology, structural engineering, geotechnical engineering, risk analysis, social and economic factors.
2) To understand the internal structure of the earth
3) To analyze the strong ground motions
4) To calculate ground response analysis
5) To digest the design earthquake concept
6) To get the general principles of earthquake resistant structural design
Mode of Delivery : Face-To-Face
Prerequisities and Co-requisities Courses : Unavailable
Recommended Optional Programme Components : Unavailable
Course Contents : Seismology and earthquakes, strong ground motion, spectral analysis, local site effects, earthquake hazards, structural dynamics, earthquake resistant structural design, earthquake codes.
Languages of Instruction : Turkish
Course Goals :
Course Aims : The goal of this lecture is to mitigate seismic hazards.
WorkPlacement   Not Available
Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook :
Additional Resources : A.K. Chopra (2007), Dynamics of Structures, Third Ed., Prentice Hall.

Celep, Z., Kumbasar, N., ?Deprem Mühendisliğine Giriş ve Depreme Dayanıklı Yapı Tasarımı? üçüncü baskı 2004 / 700 sayfa, İstanbul, 2004.

Celep, Z., ?Betonarme Taşıyıcı Sistemlerde Doğrusal olmayan Davranış ve Çözümleme?, Beta Yayıncılık, İstanbul. 2007


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Exams :
Additional Material :
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Lectures, Practical Courses, Presentation, Seminar, Project, Laboratory Applications (if necessary)
ECTS / Table Of Workload (Number of ECTS credits allocated)
Student workload surveys utilized to determine ECTS credits.
Activity :
Number Duration Total  
Course Duration (Excluding Exam Week) :
14 3 42  
Time Of Studying Out Of Class :
14 3 42  
Homeworks :
4 15 60  
Presentation :
0 0 0  
Project :
0 0 0  
Lab Study :
0 0 0  
Field Study :
0 0 0  
Visas :
1 10 10  
Finals :
1 30 30  
Workload Hour (30) :
30  
Total Work Charge / Hour :
184  
Course's ECTS Credit :
6      
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Studies During Halfterm :
Number Co-Effient
Visa :
1 70
Quiz :
0 0
Homework :
4 30
Attendance :
0 0
Application :
0 0
Lab :
0 0
Project :
0 0
Workshop :
0 0
Seminary :
0 0
Field study :
0 0
   
TOTAL :
100
The ratio of the term to success :
40
The ratio of final to success :
60
TOTAL :
100
Weekly Detailed Course Content
Week Topics  
1 The causes of earthquakes, plate tectonics, faults, seismic waves
 
2 Earthquake intensity and magnitude, location of earthquake
 
3 World and Turkey?s seismicity
 
4 Strong ground motion: measurement, characteristics, response spectrums
 
5 Strong ground motion: measurement, characteristics, response spectrums
 
6 Seismic hazard and risk
 
7 Local site effects
 
8 Structural dynamics review
 
9 Earthquake excitation, spectral analysis
 
10 Inelastic response spectrums
 
11 MDOF systems, modal superposition methods
 
12 Earthquake codes, earthquake resistant structural design
 
13 Earthquake codes, earthquake resistant structural design
 
14 Earthquake codes, earthquake resistant structural design