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Course Information
Course Unit Title : Earthworks
Course Unit Code : INS307
Type of Course Unit : Compulsory
Level of Course Unit : First Cycle
Year of Study : 3
Semester : 5.Semester
Number of ECTS Credits Allocated : 4,00
Name of Lecturer(s) : ---
Course Assistants : ---
Learning Outcomes of The Course Unit : 1. To be able to calculate cross-sectional areas
2. To be able to determine volumes
3. To have a knowledge about mass diagram and hauling
4. To be able to calculate hauling costs
5. To have a knowledge about the principles of excavation and hauling
Mode of Delivery : Face-To-Face
Prerequisities and Co-requisities Courses : Unavailable
Recommended Optional Programme Components : Unavailable
Course Contents : Earthwork calculations. Determining cross-sectional areas. Determining volumes. Setting of slope stakes. Mass diagram and hauling. Characteristics of soils. Productivity and cost calculations in excavations.
Languages of Instruction : Turkish
Course Goals : The ability to solve the basic civil engineering earthworks problems
Course Aims : To have a knowledge about soil characteristics and earthwork calculations
WorkPlacement   Not Available
Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook :
Additional Resources : 1. Toprak İşleri, G. Evren, İTÜ yayını, 1987
2. Toprak İşleri ve Demiryolu, İ. Seçkin, Çağlayan Kitabevi, 2002
Material Sharing
Documents :
Assignments :
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 2 28  
Time Of Studying Out Of Class :
14 1 14  
Homeworks :
0 0 0  
Presentation :
0 0 0  
Project :
0 0 0  
Lab Study :
0 0 0  
Field Study :
0 0 0  
Visas :
1 15 15  
Finals :
1 25 25  
Workload Hour (30) :
30  
Total Work Charge / Hour :
82  
Course's ECTS Credit :
4      
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Studies During Halfterm :
Number Co-Effient
Visa :
1 40
Quiz :
0 0
Homework :
0 0
Attendance :
0 0
Application :
0 0
Lab :
0 0
Project :
0 0
Workshop :
0 0
Seminary :
0 0
Field study :
0 0
   
TOTAL :
40
The ratio of the term to success :
40
The ratio of final to success :
60
TOTAL :
100
Weekly Detailed Course Content
Week Topics  
1 Importance of transportation, definitions of substructure and superstructure
 
2 Aim of earthwork and related definitions
 
3 Determining cross-sectional areas
 
4 Determining cross-sectional areas
 
5 Determining cross-sectional areas
 
6 Setting of slope stakes
 
7 Determining volumes
 
8 Determining volumes
 
9 Mass diagram and hauling
 
10 Mass diagram and hauling
 
11 Calculation of hauling costs
 
12 Characteristics of soils
 
13 Methods for excavating soils
 
14 Methods for hauling soils