FACULTY OF ENGINEERINGGEOLOGICAL ENGINEERING

GEOE105 INTRODUCTION TO GEOLOGICAL ENGINEERING

Course Code: 5640105
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 0(2-0)
ECTS Credit: 3.0
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Prof.Dr. ASUMAN GÜNAL TÜRKMENOĞLU
Offered Semester: Fall Semesters.

Course Objective

1. Give freshmen students basic information on Geological Engineering profession, core curriculum,profession practice , employement opportunities,etc. 2. Assign term projects to improve their written communication skills. 3. Give students information on profession and ethical responsibilities.

Course Content

The Earth and its crust. Economic resources of the crust. Geological hazards (earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, landslides), Hydrologic environment. Opportunities in Geological Engineering. Engineering ethics and professional responsibilities.

Learning Outcomes

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