# 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
 Activity Total Number of Weeks Duration (weekly hour) Total Period Work Load Weekly Theoretical Course Hours 14 3 42 Weekly Tutorial Hours 14 0 0 Reading Tasks 14 1 14 Searching in Internet and Library 14 2 28 Material Design and Implementation 14 0 0 Report Preparing 14 1 14 Preparing a Presentation 14 0 0 Presentation 14 0 0 Midterm Exam and Preperation for Midterm Exam 1 4 4 Final Exam and Preperation for Final Exam 1 5 5 Other (should be emphasized) 0 0 0 TOTAL WORKLOAD: 107 TOTAL WORKLOAD / 25: 4.28 Course Credit (ECTS): 4
-- COURSE'S CONTRIBUTION TO PROGRAM
 NO PROGRAM LEARNING OUTCOMES 1 2 3 4 5 1 Adequate knowledge in mathematics, science and engineering subjects pertaining to the relevant discipline; ability to use theoretical and applied knowledge in these areas in complex engineering problems. X 2 Ability to identify, formulate, and solve complex civil engineering problems; ability to select and apply proper analysis and modeling methods for this purpose. X 3 Ability to design a complex system, process, device or product under realistic constraints and conditions, in such a way as to meet the desired result; ability to apply modern design methods for this purpose.environmental and social aspects. X 4 Ability to devise, select, and use modern techniques and tools needed for analyzing and solving complex problems encountered in civil engineering practice; ability to employ information technologies and to use at least one computer programming language effectively. X 5 Ability to design and conduct experiments, gather data, analyze and interpret results for investigating complex civil engineering problems or discipline specific research questions. 6 Ability to work efficiently in intra-disciplinary and multi-disciplinary teams. X 7 Ability to work individually. X 8 Ability to communicate effectively in Turkish, both orally and in writing; ability to write effective reports and comprehend written reports. X 9 Knowledge of English of B1 level according to Common European Framework of Reference 10 Prepare design and production reports, make effective presentations, and give and receive clear and intelligible instructions. X 11 Recognition of the need for lifelong learning; ability to access information, to follow developments in science and technology, and to continue to educate him/herself. X 12 Consciousness to behave according to ethical principles and professional and ethical responsibility. X 13 Knowledge on standards used in civil engineering practice. X 14 Knowledge about business life practices such as project management, risk management, and change management. 15 Awareness in entrepreneurship, innovation; knowledge about sustainable development. 16 Knowledge about the global and social effects of engineering practices on health, environment, and safety, and contemporary issues of the century reflected into the field of engineering. X 17 Awareness of the legal consequences of engineering solutions. X
-- NAME OF LECTURER(S)
(Prof.Dr. Lale Balas , Prof.Dr.Can Elmar Balas , Assoc. Prof. Dr. Asu İnan )
-- WEB SITE(S) OF LECTURER(S)
(websitem.gazi.edu.tr/site/lalebal , websitem.gazi.edu.tr/site/cbalas , websitem.gazi.edu.tr/site/asuinan)
-- EMAIL(S) OF LECTURER(S)
( lalebal@gazi.edu.tr , cbalas@gazi.edu.tr , asuinan@gazi.edu.tr)