ECTS - Fossil Energy Resources (Oil, Gas and Coal) II

Fossil Energy Resources (Oil, Gas and Coal) II (ENE410) Course Detail

Course Name Course Code Season Lecture Hours Application Hours Lab Hours Credit ECTS
Fossil Energy Resources (Oil, Gas and Coal) II ENE410 3 0 0 3 5
Pre-requisite Course(s)
Course Language English
Course Type N/A
Course Level Bachelor’s Degree (First Cycle)
Mode of Delivery Face To Face
Learning and Teaching Strategies Lecture, Demonstration, Discussion, Question and Answer, Drill and Practice.
Course Coordinator
Course Lecturer(s)
Course Assistants
Course Objectives 1.To inform the student about the importance of the coal on energy production. 2.To describe the methods of coal preparation, coal technology, plant practice and plant control. 3.To understand the environmental effects and how to reduce them
Course Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • Learn gas to liquid technologies
  • Learn coal preparation
  • Learn coal to liquids
  • Learn mining industries
  • Learn CO2 reduction, capture and sequestration
Course Content Definition of coal and coal properties, role of coal properties on consumption, utilization of Turkish hard coal, lignite and wastes, coal to liquids, mining, CO2 reduction, natural gas, ethics.

Weekly Subjects and Releated Preparation Studies

Week Subjects Preparation
1 Basic Concepts
2 Introduction to Fossil Energy
3 Gas to Liquid Technologies
4 Coal and Peat: Global Resources
5 Coal Preparation
6 Coal to Liquids
7 Mining Industries and Their Sustainable Management
8 Midterm Exam
9 CO2 Reduction and Coal- Based Electricity Generation
10 Pulverized Coal-Fired Boilers and Pollution Control
11 Natural Gas
12 CO2 Capture and Sequestration
13 Sustainability in Fossil Energy
14 Ethics
15 Ethics
16 Final Exam


Course Book 1. Ripudaman, Malhotra (Ed.),” Fossil Energy”, Springer, 2013
2. P. Jayarama Reddy, Clean Coal Technologies for Power Generation, 2013 by CRC Press
Other Sources 3. Prof. Dr. Gündüz Ateşok, “Kömür Hazırlama ve Teknolojisi” , Yurt Madenciliğini Geliştirme Vakfı Kitapları, Genişletilmiş 2. Baskı (ISBN: 975-7946-22-2)
4. Liu, Y.A., Marcell Dekker “Physical Cleaning of Coal”, Inc., Newyork, 2000.
5. Laskowskı, J.S., “Coal Flotation and Fine Coal Utilization”, Elsevier, 2001.
6. Orhan Kural, “Kömür”, , Kurtış Matbaası, 1991

Evaluation System

Requirements Number Percentage of Grade
Attendance/Participation 1 10
Laboratory - -
Application - -
Field Work - -
Special Course Internship - -
Quizzes/Studio Critics - -
Homework Assignments 2 20
Presentation - -
Project - -
Report - -
Seminar - -
Midterms Exams/Midterms Jury 1 30
Final Exam/Final Jury 1 40
Toplam 5 100
Percentage of Semester Work 60
Percentage of Final Work 40
Total 100

Course Category

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

The Relation Between Course Learning Competencies and Program Qualifications

# Program Qualifications / Competencies Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 An ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering. X
2 An ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data. X
3 An ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs. X
4 An ability to function on multi-disciplinary teams. X
5 An ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems. X
6 An understanding of professional and ethical responsibility. X
7 An ability to communicate effectively. X
8 The broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global and societal context. X
9 Recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in life-long learning. X
10 Knowledge of contemporary issues. X
11 An ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice. X
12 Skills in project management and recognition of international standards and methodologies

ECTS/Workload Table

Activities Number Duration (Hours) Total Workload
Course Hours (Including Exam Week: 16 x Total Hours) 16 3 48
Special Course Internship
Field Work
Study Hours Out of Class 16 2 32
Presentation/Seminar Prepration
Homework Assignments
Quizzes/Studio Critics
Prepration of Midterm Exams/Midterm Jury 2 15 30
Prepration of Final Exams/Final Jury 1 15 15
Total Workload 125