Undergraduate Program (Before Fall 2011-2012 Semester) Course List

Compulsory Departmental Courses

Elective Courses

Service Courses Taken From Other Departments



Compulsory Departmental Courses

CE 102 - Introduction to Civil Engineering
Civil Engineering Education in general. Transportation Engineering, Structural Engineering, Geotechnical Engineering, Water Resources Engineering, Coastal and Harbor Engineering, Civil engineering materials.

CE 110 - Engineering Graphics and Design
Introduction to engineering drawing, CAD systems and CAD software Geometrical Constructions Orthographic projections, First and third angle projections of principle views from 3D models, Orthographic projections: Projections of the third principal view from two given principal, Auxilary and detail viewing technics, Sectional views: Full, half, partial; Dimensioning and annotation technics: Basic Dimensioning, revision blocks, surface texture, weld symbols, Tolerancing: Geometric Tolerances, Basic hole , Basic Shaft systems, Datum symbols, Principles of assembly drawing, Civil design technics, Drawings for engineering design

CE 201 - Basic Mechanics 1- Statics
General introduction, statics of particles, statics of rigid bodies, equivalent force systems, equilibrium, analysis of trusses, analysis of beams, friction, and geometric properties of surfaces

CE 202 - Basic Mechanics II - Dynamics
Kinematics of particles, kinetics of particles and system of particles, kinematics of rigid bodies, mass moments of inertia, kinetics of rigid bodies, and mechanical vibrations.

CE 203 - Materials Science
The course will teach properties, application and design of engineering materials through topics listed below. Introduction to engineering materials, their properties and selection, price and availability. Elastic moduli of materials, bonding between atoms, packing of atoms in solids . Physical basis of Young’s modulus, case studies in modulus limited design. Yield strength, tensile strength, and ductility, dislocations and yielding in crystals. Strengthening methods, and plasticity of polycrystals, continuum aspects of plastic flow, case studies in yield-limited design. Fast fracture, brittle fracture, and toughness, micromechanisms of fast fracture. Case studies in fast fracture, probabilistic fracture of brittle materials. Fatigue failure, fatigue design, case studies in fatigue failure. Creep deformation and fracture, kinetic theory of diffusion, mechanisms of creep, creep-resistant materials, case studies. Oxidation of materials, dry oxidation, wet corrosion of materials, case studies. Friction, abrasion, and wear, case studies. Design with materials, case studies.

CE 204 - Mechanics of Materials
Analysis of stress and strain. Equations of equilibrium and compatibility. Stress-strain laws. Torsion of bars. Simple bending of beams. Shearing stresses in beams. Deflection of beams. Combined stresses due to bending, torsion, shear and axial load. Mohr?s circle. Statically indeterminate beams.

CE 205 - Introduction to Probability and Statistics for Engineers
Role of probability in engineering, elementary concepts of probability and statistics, analytical models of random phenomena, random occurrences and problems with observed statistical variability?s, elements in decision theory as applied to the design of engineering systems. Applications.

CE 209 - Fundamentals of Surveying
Introduction to surveying, distance measurements, angle measurements, differential levelling, area computations, horizontal curves, coordinates and coordinate computations

CE 210 - Materials of Construction
Physical, mechanical and durability properties of concrete, metals, building stones, clay products, timber. Gypsum. Lime. Aggregates. Pozzolans. Cements. Production types, uses in construction of these materials. Constituents, theories of mix design, principal steps in production and relevant properties of concrete.

CE 307 - Fluid Mechanics
Definitions, fluid properties. Hydrostatics. Kinematics. System and control volume approach, Reynolds transport theorem, principles of conservation of mass, momentum and energy. Pipe flow: Laminar and turbulent flows, flow in smooth and rough pipes, frictional losses, minor losses, Computation of flow in single pipes, simple pipe systems, turbines and pumps. General characteristics and states of open channel flow, uniform flow, energy and momentum concepts.

CE 308 - Hydraulic Engineering
Hydraulic Engineering is a three hour course required of all students majoring in Civil Engineering. The course provides a quantitative introduction to the principles of hydrology, hydraulics and water resources planning for design and analysis of systems concerned with the use and control of water, storage, water transmission; design of open channels and pressure conduits. economical analysis of water resources projects.

CE 311 - Soil Mechanics
Introduction, Site Investigations and Subsurface Explorations, Origin of Soil and Grain Size Soil Formation, Weight-Volume Relationships, Plasticity and Structure of Soil, Engineering Classification of Soil, Analysis of Deformation and Settlement, Soil Compaction, Permeability, Seepage, In Situ Stresses, Stresses in a Soil Mass, Compressibility of Soil, Shear Strength of Soil, Slope Stability

CE 313 - Geology for Civil Engineers
How did the earth form? Evolution, Natural construction materials, Route location of linear engineering structures, Formation and prevention of the natural disasters such as earthquake, flood, landslide, and avalanche, observation ? experiment ? calculation of bearing capacity of geological media. Excavation slope recommendation. Better understanding of the trinity Water ? Discontinuity ? Clay (WDC) which is the main source behind the geotechnical problems by reviewing of the recent events.

CE 317 - Structural Analysis I
Equations of static equilibrium, stability and determinacy of structures, 2D (planar) and 3D (space) trusses and planar inextensible cables and arches, shear and bending moment diagrams for planar frames, influence lines for simple beams and planar trusses subject to moving loads, double integration, moment-area and conjugate-beam (geometric) methods for computing deflections, virtual work and Castigliano's theorem (energy) methods for computing deflections.

CE 319 - Numerical Methods
Error analysis, sources and propagation. Introductory linear algebra: review of systems of linear equations, matrix algebra and introductory vector differential calculus. Interpolation and extrapolation. Roots of polynomials. Numerical differentiation and integration. Numerical solution of ordinary differential equations.

CE 322 - Structural Analysis 2
Force method of analysis, slope deflection method, moment-distribution method, stiffness method, direct stiffness method.

CE 328 - Foundation Engineering
Geotechnical properties of soils, subsurface investigations, shallow foundations, mat foundations, lateral earth pressures, retaining structures, sheet piles, braced cuts, pile foundations, drilled shafts and soil improvement

CE 342 - Reinforced Concrete Fundamentals
Properties of materials, structural design concepts, axially-loaded members, flexural members, shear, combined flexure and axial load.

CE 346 - Transportation Engineering
Highway engineering, Highway economy, highway geometric elements, horizontal and vertical design. Traffic engineering, traffic stream variables, capacity and level of service concepts on rural highways and intersections.

CE 399 - Summer Practice I
This is a summer practice course that the students should complete at the end of the fourth semester in the Civil Engineering program. Students are expected to follow the construction procedures at a site for a period of 30 days and prepare a report at the end of this period. Students are also expected to make a presentation summarizing their experiences during the practice period.

CE 403 - Hydraulic Engineering Design
• Kapalı sistemlerde uniform akım • Kapalı sistemlerde uniform olmayan akım • Açık kanallarda uniform akım • Açık kanallarda uniform olamayan akım • Açık kanal tasarımı

CE 430 - Construction Engineering and Management
Contracting and biding, planning and scheduling, estimating and project control, productivity models and construction econometrics and an introduction to construction machinery engineering fundamentals description, types, selection criteria and output cost analysis of basic construction equipment.

CE 435 - Fundamentals of Steel Design
Properties of structural steel, structural design concepts and design loads, tension members, compression members, flexural members, beam-columns, connections

CE 490 - Civil Engineering Design Project
This last-semester course contains a design project to be performed by groups of students. Depending on the types of projects chosen, the students will be given lectures of several specific topics by members of the Civil Engineering faculty.

CE 499 - Summer Practice II
This is a summer practice course that the students should complete at the end of the sixth semester in the Civil Engineering program. Students are expected to follow the procedures used during the design phase of various types of civil engineering projects for a period of 30 days and prepare a report at the end of this period. Students are also expected to make a presentation summarizing their experiences during the practice period.

CE 500-1 - Graduation Project

CE 500-2 - Graduation Project

MATH 157 - Extended Calculus I
Preliminaries, Limits and Continuity, Differentiation, Applications of Derivatives, L'Hopital’s Rule, Integration, Applications of Integrals, Integrals and Transcendental Functions, Integration Techniques, and Improper Integrals, Sequences.

Elective Courses

CE 404 - Hydraulic Engineering II
Sulama ve drenaj, su getirme şebeke tasarımı, rezervuarlar. Hidrolik makinalar; pompalar, türbinler. Akarsu kontrolü ile, drenaj, erozyon ve sediman taşınımı, taşkın kontrolü, su kaynakları sistemlerinin, işletme ve bakımı.

CE 405 - Design of Dams
Introduction to soil and rock type, earth-fill dams, seepage through dams, rock-fill dams, rcc, arch dams, membrane-faced dams, design of grout curtain, spillways, diversion tunnels and slope stability of dams

CE 406 - Urban Hydraulics
Yüzeysel rezervuar gereksinimleri, yeraltı suyu kullanımı ve dağıtım sistemi dahil, kentsel çevrede su kaynakları ve dağıtımı. Atık su ve yağmur suyunun uzaklaştırılmasında kanal sistemleri ve drenaj yollarının analizi. Pompa ve yükseltme istasyonları. Şehir planlamasında yağmur drenajı uygulaması

CE 407 - Highway Materials and Mixture Design
Physical and chemical properties of asphalts. Tests on asphalts. Granular materials. Sieve analysis and specific gravity of coarse and fine aggregates. Marshall mix design method.

CE 408 - Computer-Aided Highway Design
Introduce a general basis and present the general features of a highway design project preparation by the use of highway engineering software / Inroads. Refresh Computer Aided Design (CAD) platform by implementing Micro Station. Evaluate all the highway geometric design components and apply program features to fulfill the design stages.

CE 409 - Transportation Planning and Application
Planlama ve yatırım kararları kentsel tesislerinin geliştirilmesi, modern kentsel ulaşım planlaması. Kurumsal planlama ve ihtiyaçları ile maliyet yatırım çalışmaları demiryolu, su yolları ve hava taşınım planlaması. Önceden tahminler ve yeni teknolojiler.

CE 411 - Design and Construction of Transprotation Facilities
Ulaşım tesislerinin, özellikle yol ve ana yolların, demiryolları ve hava yollarının yapım ve yenileştirilmesi için, geometrik, drenaj ve yol gösterici tasarımlar.

CE 412 - Highway Traffic Analysis and Design
Trafik Mühendisliğinin temel çalışmaları. Kentsel ve kırsal yolların kapasitesi, trafik sinyal ve kavşaklarının analizi ve tasarımı. Trafik etki çalışmaları ve trafik kazaları.

CE 414 - Principles of Geological Information Systems
Introduction to GIS, types of spatial data entry and data preparation, spatial data manipulation, spatial data visualization, data quality and metadata.

CE 415 - Foundation Engineering II
Derin temeller. Kazık ve kazık temeller tasarımı. Yeraltı geliştirme metodları; önceden yüklenme, dikey drenaj, vibro flotasyon, vibro methodlar ve kazık sıkıştırma, patlatma, dinamik sıkıştırma harçlama, toprak çakma, mikro kazıklama, toprak takviyesi gibi kuvvetlendirme. Taş ve kireç taşı kolonlar, jeo-tekstil, elektro-ozmos, dondurma.

CE 416 - Geotechnical Site Characterization
Course covers the sub-surface investigation, SPT, CPT, DMT, VST, resistivity

CE 417 - Rock Mechanics
Stress and strain analysis; introductory elasticity; mechanical behaviour of rock and rock masses; rock testing; discontinuity deformation and slip; failure; in-situ state of stress; stresses around underground openings; rock mass classification; support design.

CE 420 - Tunneling
Introduction to tunneling: art and engineering. Geological aspects of tunneling. Tunneling methods: soft ground, rock or adverse ground conditions. Ground treatment in tunneling. Stresses and displacements associated with excavation of tunnels. Design and support of tunnels. Application of Numerical analysis codes for tunneling.

CE 422 - Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering
Depremsellik, zemin şartlarının yerel tepkiye etkisi, sismik yerel analizi, dinamik zemin özelliklerinin değerlendirilmesi ve model çalışması, sismik zemin-yapı ilişkisi analizi, zemin akışkanlığının ve sonuçlarını değerlendirilmesi, sismik kod hükümleri ve pratikte uygulamalar. Sismik zemin basınçları, sismik eğim stabilitesi ve deformasyon analizi, barajlar ve dolgu yerlerinin sismik emniyeti, kazık temellerin sismik dayanımı ve diğer ilave güncel konular.

CE 425 - Construction Planning and Cost Estimating
Introduction to Construction Project Management, Tendering Process, Public Procurement Law, Public Procurement Contract Law, Tender Documents, Cost Engineering and Quantity Surveying, Contractor?s Bid Price, Progress Payments, and Taking-over and Performance Certificates.

CE 427 - Construction Planning and Scheduling
Temel işletme fonksiyonları, hedef ve amaçların belirlenmesi, hukuksal yapı insan kaynakları yönetimi ve emniyet programları. Yapı projelerinin planlanma aktivitelerinin incelenmesi ve yapı inşaatlarında kullanılan, "CMP, Precedence, Pert" kaynak analizi, zaman-maliyet, takas ve proje fiyat artış oranlarının detaylı olarak incelenmesi, ekipman ve işçilik verim analizine giriş.

CE 431 - Computer Applications in Structural Engineering
Overview of computer systems, operating systems and computer programming. Numerical solution of differential equations. Finite difference method. Introduction to finite element analysis. Applications of finite element analysis. Solution of structural mechanics problems by using FEA. Package programs in modeling of structures: SAP2000, ETABS, SAFE.

CE 432 - Design of Construction Integration
Bina yapımı projelerinde, tasarım ve yapı işlevlerinin teknik ve işletme konularının entegrasyonu. Temel tasarım kriterleri üzerinde özellikle durularak, tasarım ve bina yapınınım temel öğelerinin incelenmesi. Esas bina sistemleri olan, temel, beton çelik, tuğla ve ahşap kısımların ve yapılaştırılabilme açısından (tahmin, zamanlama ve yapı metotları) dış ve iç kaplama sistemleri, mimari rötuşlar ve ısıtma sıhhî tesisat, elektrik sistemlerin incelenmesi.Tüm sistematik tasarım ve ilk yapısal inşaat planlamasını geliştirmek üzere geniş kapsamlı bir sınıf projesi yapılacaktır.

CE 434 - Advanced Trasnsportation Engineering
Safe Road Design Principles, Blackspot analysis, Safety Auditing on planned projects and on existing roads, The Conflict Technique.

CE 437 - Reinforced Concrete Structures
Genelde betonarme betonunun, davranışı, moment- eğilim ilişkileri, plastik dayanak noktası, tekrar yayılım. Birleşik kayma ve torsiyon durumu altında, yapı elemanlarının kuvveti ve davranışı. Onarım kuvvetlendirme prensipleri. Sismik tasarım prensipleri, kullanılabilirlik . Detay çalışmaları.

CE 438 - Prestressed Concrete
Introduction to prestressing, prestress losses, flexural analysis and design, composite construction, shear, torsion, deflections

CE 440 - Earthquake Engineering
Seismic ground motion, introduction to earthquakes, causes of earthquake,seismic waves, factors affecting earthquake motion at a site, prediction of motion at a site, recording and processing of earthquake ground motion. Single degree of freedom systems (SDOFs): Formulation of the equation of motion, free vibration analysis,earthquake response of linear systems, time-step integration methods for linear-elastic systems, seismic response spectra. Multi-degree of freedom systems (MDOFs): modal properties,model reduction, modal analysis, response spectra analysis, seismic design loads, design spectra; ground motion maps; inelastic behavior

CE 441 - Planning, Design and Management of Civil Engineering Systems
İnşaat Mühendisliği Problemlerinin formülasyon ve çözümüne giriş. Başlıca konular matematiksel modelleme ve optimizasyondur. Klasik optimizasyon lineer ve lineer olmayan programlama, "network" teorisi, kritik geçit yöntemi, simulasyon, karar teorisi ve dinamik programlamanın inşaat mühendisliği problemlerine uygulanması.

CE 442 - Advanced Materials of Constuction
Microstructures of concrete and steel. Differences and similarities in response to loading and environmental effects on these materials, with emphasis on strength, elastic properties, creep, shrinkage, thermal stresses, and failure mechanisms. Cement and aggregate properties. Chemical and mineral admixtures. Concrete microstructure. Concrete as a composite material. New materials in construction.

CE 443 - Engineering Decision and Risk Analysis
Ders İçeriği: Modern istatistiksel karar teorisi ve risk analizinin geliştirilmesi ve bu kavramların inşaat mühendisliği tasarım ve karar alma konusunda uygulaması. "Bayesian" istatiksel karar teorisi, karar ağacı, fayda kavramı, ve çok maksatlı karar problemleri. Belirsizliklerin modellemesi ve analizi pratik olarak risk değerlendirmesi ve risk esaslı tasarım kriterinin, risk-fayda, takas- zarar ve optimal kararların formülasyonu. Önkoşul: CE 205.

CE 445 - Modern Reliability of Civil Engineering Systems
Güvenirlilik analizi ve olasılık bazında tasarım kriterlerinin geliştirilmesi dahil, inşaat mühendisliği tasarım sistemlerinin modern olasılık bazlı olarak emniyet değerlendirmesi. Kantitatif risk değerlendirmesi, sistematik güvenirliği emniyet ve tasarım faktörlerinin tayini ve belirsizliklerin analizi. Yapı, jeoteknik, hidrolik ulaşım ve diğer sistemlere uygulamalar.

CE 447 - Computer Aided Analysis and Design in Structural Engineering
Introduction to Excel and Visual Basic, introduction to Excel and Visual Basic programming, programming in excel, design of reinforced concrete beams, design of reinforced concrete columns, deflection of reinforced concrete beams, design of steel beams, design of steel columns, introduction to SAP 2000, use of Excel and SAP 2000 simultaneously.

CE 451 - Special Studies in Geotechnical Engineering
Preperation of Geotechnical Reports, Design of Retaining Walls, Deep Excavations-Slope Stability, Deep Excavations-Pile-Anchor wall, Landslides, Dewatering, Geotechnical Instrumentation, Dam Foundation, Grouting, Ground Anchorages, Ground Improvement, Earthquake Liquefaction Analysis

CE 454 - Geoteknik Mühendisliğinde Bilgisayar Uygulamaları
Definition geotechnical problems, Preliminary studies and design consideration in geotechnic, FEM, Plaxis, Exercises and case studies are based on the Plaxis computer programs, Preparation of on geotechnical problems solving project by Plaxis.

Service Courses Taken From Other Departments

CHEM 102 - General Chemistry
By the 2016-2017 Fall Semester, this course has been replaced by CEAC 105.

COMPE 101 - Introduction to Computers and Programming
Basics of information systems. Computer software. Computer hardware: CPU, memory units, and I/O devices. Internet and networking. Basic programming concepts. Hands-on experience of application software and Internet through lab sessions.

COMPE 102 - Computer Programming
Programming concepts: data types, arithmetic expressions, assignment statements. Input/Output functions. Library functions. Selection and repetition statements. User-defined functions. Arrays and strings.

ENG101 - English for Academic Purposes I
ENG101 consists of academic skills, such as reading comprehension, vocabulary building and critical analysis of texts. In this frame, listening and note-taking, class discussions, presentations, writing, research assignments and use of technology are some of the important activities.

ENG102 - English for Academic Purposes II
ENG102 elaborates on academic skills such as reading comprehension, listening, class discussions about the topic of the unit, vocabulary building and critical analysis of texts. It also includes research assignments and response paper and graph writing. Skills like listening and note-taking, analysis of written products, portfolio keeping and use of technology are elaborated in this course, as well.

ENG201 - English for Academic Purposes III
The course consists of mainly advanced reading and writing skills, applying critical reading skills and strategies, identifying the organization of a reading text, main ideas of the texts, and the author’s main purpose, summarizing a given text, outlining and writing an argumentative essay. Some parts of the input are in flipped learning mode.

ENG204 - Report Writing Skills
This course includes research-based report writing skills. The content includes types of reports and models; the choice of topics, formation of thesis statements, writing paraphrases and summaries, preparation of report outlines, evaluation of print and electronic sources, in-text and end-of-text citation, report presentation in oral and written format. Flipped learning method is utilised to a great extent.

HIST 101 - Principles of Atatürk and History of Turkish Revolution I
The decline of the Ottoman Empire and the developments leading to the Turkish Revolution.

HIST 102 - Principles of Atatürk and History of Turkish Revolution II
Foundation of the Turkish Republic and principles of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk

IE 305 - Engineering Economic Analysis
Economic analysis for engineering and managerial decision-making. Cash flows, effect of time and interest rate on money and physical assets. Methods of evaluating alternatives: present worth, future worth, annual worth, rate-of-return and benefit/cost ratios. Depreciation and taxes. Effects of inflation.

MATH158 - Extended Calculus II
Infinite Series, Vectors in the plane and Polar Coordinates. Vectors and Motions in Space, Multivariable Functions and Their Derivatives, Multiple Integrals: Double Integrals, Areas, Double Integrals in Polar Coordinates, Triple Integrals in Rectangular, Cylindrical and Spherical Coordinates, Line Integrals, Independence of path, Green’s Theorem.

MATH275 - Linear Algebra
Linear Equations and Matrices, Real Vector Spaces, Inner Product Spaces, Linear Transformations and Matrices, Determinants, Eigenvalues and Eigenvectors.

MATH276 - Differential Equations
First Order, Higher Order Linear Ordinary Differential Equations, Series Solutions of Differential Equations, Laplace Transforms, Linear Systems of Ordinary Differential Equations, Fourier Analysis and Partial Differential Equations.

ORY 400 - Participation in Social and Cultural Activities
Students must attend at least one social/cultural activity in each semester or at least two activities in each academic year. The activities are announced on the webpage of the departments. The students get an attendance certificate for the participation of each activity. To get a passing grade from this course, students should submit these certificates to their advisors.

PHYS 101 - General Physics I
Measurement; Motion Along a Straight Line; Vectors; Motion in Two and Three Dimensions; Force and Motion I; Force and Motion II; Kinetic Energy and Work; Potential Energy and Conservation of Energy; Center of Mass and Linear Momentum; Rotation; Rolling, Torque, and Angular Momentum; Equilibrium and Elasticity.

PHYS 102 - General Physics II
Electric Charge; Electric Fields; Gauss' Law; Electric Potential; Capacitance; Current and Resistance; Circuits; Magnetic Fields; Magnetic Field due to Currents; Induction and Inductance

TURK 101 - Turkish Language I
Historical development, structure, and usage of Turkish language, Practice on texts.

TURK 102 - Turkish Language II
Historical development, structure, and usage of Turkish language, Practice on texts