GAZI UNIVERSITY INFORMATION PACKAGE - 2018 ACADEMIC YEAR

COURSE DESCRIPTION
MATERIALS SCIENCE/MM 207 E
Course Title: MATERIALS SCIENCE
Credits 4 ECTS 5
Semester 3 Compulsory/Elective Compulsory
COURSE INFO
 -- LANGUAGE OF INSTRUCTION
  English
 -- NAME OF LECTURER(S)
  Prof. Dr. Rahmi ÜNAL, Assistant Prof.Dr. Elmas SALAMCI;
 -- WEB SITE(S) OF LECTURER(S)
  http://websitem.gazi.edu.tr/site/runal, http://websitem.gazi.edu.tr/esalamci;
 -- EMAIL(S) OF LECTURER(S)
  runal@gazi.edu.tr, esalamci@gazi.edu.tr;
 -- LEARNING OUTCOMES OF THE COURSE UNIT
To gain the knowledge about atomic structure, atomic bondings, crystal structures of materials and diffusion in metallic materials
To gain knowledge about the general properties and classification of engineering materials
To gain theoretical knowledge and practical experience about the mechanical test methods of metallic materials.
To gain ability to analyze and evaluate mechanical tests datas
To understand phase diagrams in order to design and control heat treatment procedures
To understand iron-carbon phase diagram and phase transformations in steel alloys
To understand the interrelationships between the microstructures and mechanical properties of engineering materials
To learn general criterias related to material selection in the product design

 -- MODE OF DELIVERY
  The mode of delivery of this course is face to face and laboratory.
 -- PREREQUISITES AND CO-REQUISITES
  There is no prerequisite or co-requisite for this course.
 -- RECOMMENDED OPTIONAL PROGRAMME COMPONENTS
  There is no recommended optional programme component for this course.
 --COURSE CONTENT
1. Week  Classification of engineering materials: Metals, polimers and ceramics. Steels and cast irons, nonferrous metals and their industrial alloys
2. Week  Classification of engineering materials: Metals, polimers and ceramics. Steels and cast irons, nonferrous metals and their industrial alloys
3. Week  Classification of engineering materials: Metals, polimers and ceramics. Steels and cast irons, nonferrous metals and their industrial alloys
4. Week  Atomic structure, crystal structure, crystal defects, microstructural examination of materials
5. Week  Atomic structure, crystal structure, crystal defects, microstructural examination of materials
6. Week  First Midterm
7. Week  Diffusion in metals
8. Week  Phase diagrams, iron-carbon phase diagram
9. Week  Phase diagrams, iron-carbon phase diagram
10. Week  Material test methods and mechanical properties: Tensile, hardness, bending, shear, torsion, impact, fatigue, creep, friction-wear, corrosion tests
11. Week  Material test methods and mechanical properties: Tensile, hardness, bending, shear, torsion, impact, fatigue, creep, friction-wear, corrosion tests
12. Week  Second Midterm
13. Week  Material test methods and mechanical properties: Tensile, hardness, bending, shear, torsion, impact, fatigue, creep, friction-wear, corrosion tests
14. Week  Strengthening mechanisms: Grain refinement, cold working, disperion hardening, aging, quench hardening and other heat treatments
15. Week  Strengthening mechanisms: Grain refinement, cold working, disperion hardening, aging, quench hardening and other heat treatments
16. Week  Final
 -- RECOMMENDED OR REQUIRED READING
  1) Materials Science and Engineering: An Introduction, W.D. Callister, 8th ed., John Wiley, 2007. 2) The Science and Engineering of Materials, D.R. A
 -- PLANNED LEARNING ACTIVITIES AND TEACHING METHODS
  Lecture, Question & Answer, Demonstration, Drill - Practise
 -- WORK PLACEMENT(S)
  None
 -- ASSESSMENT METHODS AND CRITERIA
 
Quantity
Percentage
 Mid-terms
2
50
 Assignment
6
10
 Exercises
4
0
 Projects
0
0
 Practice
0
0
 Quiz
0
0
 Contribution of In-term Studies to Overall Grade  
60
 Contribution of Final Examination to Overall Grade  
40
 -- WORKLOAD
 Efficiency  Total Week Count  Weekly Duration (in hour)  Total Workload in Semester
 Theoretical Study Hours of Course Per Week
14
4
56
 Practising Hours of Course Per Week
1
4
4
 Reading
8
3
24
 Searching in Internet and Library
7
1
7
 Designing and Applying Materials
0
 Preparing Reports
0
 Preparing Presentation
0
 Presentation
0
 Mid-Term and Studying for Mid-Term
2
10
20
 Final and Studying for Final
1
10
10
 Other
5
3
15
 TOTAL WORKLOAD: 
136
 TOTAL WORKLOAD / 25: 
5.44
 ECTS: 
5
 -- COURSE'S CONTRIBUTION TO PROGRAM
NO
PROGRAM LEARNING OUTCOMES
1
2
3
4
5
1Engineering graduates with sufficient theoretical and practical background for a successful profession and with application skills of fundamental scientific knowledge in the engineering practice.X
2Engineering graduates with skills and professional background in describing, formulating, modeling and analyzing the engineering problem, with a consideration for appropriate analytical solutions in all necessary situationsX
3Engineering graduates with the necessary technical, academic and practical knowledge and application confidence in the design and assessment of machines or mechanical systems or industrial processes with considerations of productivity, feasibility and environmental and social aspects.X
4Engineering graduates with the practice of selecting and using appropriate technical and engineering tools in engineering problems, and ability of effective usage of information science technologiesX
5Ability of designing and conducting experiments, conduction data acquisition and analysis and making conclusionsX
6Ability of identifying the potential resources for information or knowledge regarding a given engineering issueX
7The abilities and performance to participate multi-disciplinary groups together with the effective oral and official communication skills and personal confidenceX
8Ability for effective oral and official communication skills in Turkish Language and, at minimum, one foreign languageX
9Engineering graduates with motivation to life-long learning and having known significance of continuous education beyond undergraduate studies for science and technologyX
10Engineering graduates with well-structured responsibilities in profession and ethicsX
11Engineering graduates who are aware of the importance of safety and healthiness in the project management, workshop environment as well as related legal issues
12Consciousness for the results and effects of engineering solutions on the society and universe, awareness for the developmental considerations with contemporary problems of humanityX