GAZI UNIVERSITY INFORMATION PACKAGE - 2018 ACADEMIC YEAR

COURSE DESCRIPTION
PATENT ENGINEERING/5101343
Course Title: PATENT ENGINEERING
Credits 3 ECTS 7.5
Semester 2 Compulsory/Elective Elective
COURSE INFO
 -- LANGUAGE OF INSTRUCTION
  Turkish
 -- NAME OF LECTURER(S)
  Prof. Dr. H. Güçlü YAVUZCAN
 -- WEB SITE(S) OF LECTURER(S)
  http://www.gyavuzcan.com
 -- EMAIL(S) OF LECTURER(S)
  gyavuzcan@gazi.edu.tr
 -- LEARNING OUTCOMES OF THE COURSE UNIT
Comprehend the relationship between inovation and patent processes,
Know the impacts of the use of patents as research database
Know how the use the patent search databases effectively,
Know the technical features of patent filing,
Interpret the patent research and review reports,
Know the national and international standards on patent, industrial design and integrated circuit topography
Have experience on writing patent description and claims


 -- MODE OF DELIVERY
  The mode of delivery of this course is Face to face
 -- 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  Industrial property concept in global economies, Paris ve TRIPS treaties, development of industrial property in Turkey
2. Week  Aims and importance of the patent system and its basic functions
3. Week  National and international protection; protection inTurkey, PCT (Patent Cooperation Treaty) and EPC (European Patent Convention)
4. Week  Specifications of the patent (novelty, inventive step, industrial applicability), reasech on inventive step
5. Week  Review in terms of patentability criteria, review report
6. Week  Preparation of a patent application (abstract, description, claims, figures)
7. Week  Preparation of a patent application (abstract, description, claims, figures)
8. Week  Mid-term exam
9. Week  Patent databases, online Turkish databases, Databases in English, specifications and instructions for TPE online database
10. Week  Espacenet and epoline databases
11. Week  PCT and USPTO databases
12. Week  Case studies in Turkish patents (TPE, Espacenet, search criteria, joker characters)
13. Week  Case studies in international patents (PCT, USPTO, search criteria, joker characters)
14. Week  Industrial design databases
15. Week  Applications for industrial design and integrated circuit topography
16. Week  Applications for industrial design and integrated circuit topography
 -- RECOMMENDED OR REQUIRED READING
  • Baınbrıdge, D., (1999) Intellectual Property, 4. Ed., London: Financial Times-Pitman Publishing. • Cornish, W. R., (1999) Intellectual Property, 3. Ed., London: Sweet & Maxwell. • Johnston, D., (1995) Design Protection, 4. Ed., England: Gower Publishing. • Keyder, V. B., (1998) Tekstil Ürünleri Ve Fikri Mülkiyet Yasası – Textiles And Intelllectual Property Law, İstanbul: Intermedia. • Suluk, C., (2001) Yedek Parça Tasarım Hakkının Korunması, Ankara: Yargı Yayınevi. • Suluk, C., (2002) Avrupa Topluluğu Hukukunda Tasarımların Korunması - Topluluk Tasarımı, Ankara: Seçkin Yayınları. • Suthersanen, U., (2000) Design Law İn Europe, London: Sweet & Maxwell. • Tekinalp, Ü., (2002) Fikri Mülkiyet Hukuku, 2. Bası, İstanbul: Beta. • Wıpo (Ed.) (1997) Introduction To Intellectual Property – Theory And Practice, London: Kluwer. • Lane-Rowley: Using Design Protection İn The Fasion And Textile Industry, England 1997.
 -- PLANNED LEARNING ACTIVITIES AND TEACHING METHODS
  Lecture, Question & Answer, Demonstration, Drill - Practise
 -- WORK PLACEMENT(S)
  -
 -- ASSESSMENT METHODS AND CRITERIA
 
Quantity
Percentage
 Mid-terms
1
20
 Assignment
4
20
 Exercises
0
0
 Projects
2
20
 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
15
3
45
 Practising Hours of Course Per Week
0
 Reading
13
3
39
 Searching in Internet and Library
10
2
20
 Designing and Applying Materials
0
 Preparing Reports
5
4
20
 Preparing Presentation
2
3
6
 Presentation
1
1
1
 Mid-Term and Studying for Mid-Term
2
5
10
 Final and Studying for Final
2
9
18
 Other
8
2
16
 TOTAL WORKLOAD: 
175
 TOTAL WORKLOAD / 25: 
7
 ECTS: 
7.5
 -- COURSE'S CONTRIBUTION TO PROGRAM
NO
PROGRAM LEARNING OUTCOMES
1
2
3
4
5
1X
2X
3X
4X
5X
6X
7X
8X
9X
10X