CIVE 497 | Course Introduction and Application Information

Course Name
Senior Project I
Code
Semester
Theory
(hour/week)
Application/Lab
(hour/week)
Local Credits
ECTS
CIVE 497
Fall
0
6
3
6

Prerequisites
None
Course Language
English
Course Type
Required
Course Level
First Cycle
Course Coordinator -
Course Lecturer(s)
Assistant(s)
Course Objectives Utilize all the civil engineering methodologies and tools with a group of between 2 and 5 people in a structural design project.
Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • Be able to draw the design structure in autocad or a similar software.
  • Be able to calculate the loads that acts on the structure
  • Be able to select preliminary sizes for the structural elements of the structure.
  • Be able to construct the model of the structure.
  • Be able to conduct the structural analysis of the structure.
  • Be able to design the structural elements of the structure.
Course Content Conducting structural analysis and design of a structure by utilizing the methodologies learned throughout the civil engineering education.

 



Course Category

Core Courses
X
Major Area Courses
Supportive Courses
Media and Management Skills Courses
Transferable Skill Courses

 

WEEKLY SUBJECTS AND RELATED PREPARATION STUDIES

Week Subjects Related Preparation
1 Meeting with the advisor. www.asce.org
2 Project selection and team foundation. www.aisc.org
3 Meeting with the advisor. www.asce.org
4 Project proposal submission. www.aisc.org
5 Meeting with the advisor. www.autocad.com
6 Meeting with the advisor. www.csi.com
7 Midterm exam. www.csi.com
8 Meeting with the advisor. www.comp-engineering.com/downloads/files/TEKLA/EGITIM/Tekla Egitim 1.pdf
9 Meeting with the advisor. www.comp-engineering.com/downloads/files/TEKLA/EGITIM/Tekla Egitim 2.pdf
10 Meeting with the advisor. www.comp-engineering.com/downloads/files/TEKLA/EGITIM/Tekla Egitim 3.pdf
11 Discussion of analysis. www.comp-engineering.com/downloads/files/TEKLA/EGITIM/Tekla Egitim 4.pdf
12 Meeting with the advisor. www.comp-engineering.com/downloads/files/TEKLA/EGITIM/Tekla Egitim 5.pdf
13 Meeting with the advisor. www.comp-engineering.com/downloads/files/TEKLA/EGITIM/VIDEOS.rar
14 Meeting with the advisor. https://campus.tekla.com/
15 Presentation of project. www.csi.com
16 Review of the semester. www.csi.com

 

Course Textbooks

AISC Manual

TS500

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References

 

EVALUATION SYSTEM

Semester Requirements Number Percentage
Participation
Laboratory / Application
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Homework / Assignments
Presentation / Jury
1
30
Project
1
70
Seminar / Workshop
Portfolios
Midterms / Oral Exams
Final / Oral Exam
Total

Contribution of Semester Work to Final Grade
Contribution of Final Work to Final Grade
Total

ECTS / WORKLOAD TABLE

Activities Number Duration (Hours) Workload
Course Hours
Including exam week: 16 x total hours
16
0
Laboratory / Application Hours
Including exam week: 16 x total hours
16
Study Hours Out of Class
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Homework / Assignments
Presentation / Jury
1
30
Project
1
150
Seminar / Workshop
Portfolios
Midterms / Oral Exams
Final / Oral Exam
    Total
180

 

COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES AND PROGRAM QUALIFICATIONS RELATIONSHIP

#
Program Qualifications / Outcomes
* Level of Contribution
1
2
3
4
5
1 Adequate knowledge in Mathematics, Science and Civil Engineering; ability to use theoretical and applied information in these areas to model and solve Civil Engineering problems X
2 Ability to identify, define, 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, 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 X
4 Ability to devise, select, and use modern techniques and tools needed for Civil Engineering practice X
5 Ability to design and conduct experiments, gather data, analyze and interpret results for investigating Civil Engineering problems X
6 Ability to work efficiently in Civil Engineering disciplinary and multi-disciplinary teams; ability to work individually X
7 Ability to communicate effectively in Turkish, both orally and in writing; knowledge of a minimum of two foreign languages X
8 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
9 Awareness of professional and ethical responsibility X
10 Information about business life practices such as project management, risk management, and change management; awareness of entrepreneurship, innovation, and sustainable development X
11 Knowledge about contemporary issues and the global and societal effects of engineering practices on health, environment, and safety; awareness of the legal consequences of Civil Engineering solutions X

*1 Lowest, 2 Low, 3 Average, 4 High, 5 Highest