# GAZI UNIVERSITY INFORMATION PACKAGE - 2019 ACADEMIC YEAR

COURSE DESCRIPTION
INTRODUCTION TO COASTAL ENGINEERING/CE450
 Course Title: INTRODUCTION TO COASTAL ENGINEERING Credits 3 ECTS 4 Course Semester 8 Type of The Course Elective
COURSE INFORMATION
-- (CATALOG CONTENT)
-- (TEXTBOOK)
-- (SUPPLEMENTARY TEXTBOOK)
-- (PREREQUISITES AND CO-REQUISITES)
-- LANGUAGE OF INSTRUCTION
English
-- COURSE OBJECTIVES
-- COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES
Numerically solve wave propagation
Perform the long term and extreme statistical analyses of wave measurements
Calculate the short and long term design parameters of coastal waters
Calculate the shoaling effects on wave heights propagating from deep to shallow waters.
Estimate the deep water wave heights and periods from the wind forces
Calculate the breaking wave height and depth.
Estimate the effects of wave diffraction on wave heights.
Solve numerically wave refraction effects on wave propagation.
Design rubble mound and vertical wall breakwaters
Know the processes of coastal structures design.

-- MODE OF DELIVERY
The mode of delivery of this course is Face to face
 --WEEKLY SCHEDULE 1. Week Coastal systems 2. Week Small Amplitude Wave Theory 3. Week Particle velocities and trajectories 4. Week Wave pressure and wave energy 5. Week Wave shoaling 6. Week Wave refraction 7. Week Wave reflection, 8. Week 1. Midterm 9. Week Wave diffraction 10. Week Wave breaking 11. Week Wave statistics 12. Week Wind waves prediction methods 13. Week Coastal protection structures 14. Week Design of rubble mound breakwaters 15. Week Design of vertical wall breakwaters 16. Week -
-- TEACHING and LEARNING METHODS
-- ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
 Quantity Total Weighting (%) Midterm Exams 1 30 Assignment 8 30 Application 0 0 Projects 0 0 Practice 0 0 Quiz 0 0 Percent of In-term Studies 60 Percentage of Final Exam to Total Score 40