ECTS - Construction and Materials II

Construction and Materials II (ICM212) Course Detail

Course Name Course Code Season Lecture Hours Application Hours Lab Hours Credit ECTS
Construction and Materials II ICM212 2 2 0 3 4
Pre-requisite Course(s)
ICM 211 Construction&Materials I
Course Language Turkish
Course Type N/A
Course Level Bachelor’s Degree (First Cycle)
Mode of Delivery Face To Face
Learning and Teaching Strategies Lecture, Drill and Practice.
Course Coordinator
Course Lecturer(s)
  • Bölüm Öğretim Elemanı
Course Assistants
Course Objectives This course includes; systems belong to buildings and situation of interior spaces on systems, characteristics of limitative and determined materials and their kinds and application conditions, to inform about construction and materials which all of this information’s determinations of design process.
Course Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • To decide about appropriate materials of the vertical and horizontal building and space determinations characteristics of designing spaces.
  • To decide about appropriate colors of the vertical and horizontal building and space determinations characteristics of designing spaces.
  • To decide about appropriate textures of the vertical and horizontal building and space determinations characteristics of designing spaces.
  • To decide about appropriate construction solutions and suggestions of the vertical and horizontal building and space determinations characteristics of designing spaces.
  • Solutions of problems in its place, to develop ability of research and decide.
Course Content Building structure, materials and components, their constructions, covering passes and finishing?s, separators, windows, doors, wet areas (kitchen, bath, toilet, ect.).

Weekly Subjects and Releated Preparation Studies

Week Subjects Preparation
1 Introduction, building, space and their components Gathering information from resource books.
2 Seperator, dividing, and limitation partitions Gathering information from resource books.
3 Practice 1 Research 1
4 Practice 2 Research 2 and Homework 1
5 Passage, doors, Practice 3 Research 3 and Homework 2
6 Practice 4 Research 4 and Homework 3
7 Practice 5 Research 5 and Homework 4
8 Windows, Practice 6 Research 6 and Homework 5
9 Practice 7 Research 7 and Homework 6
10 Practice 8 Research 8 and Homework 7
11 Practice 9 Research 9 and Homework 8
12 Wet areas (kitchen, bath, toilet), Practice 10 Research 10 and Homework 9
13 Practice 11 Research 11 and Homework 10
14 Practice 12 Research 12 and Homework 11
15 To complete Homework 12
16 To complete Complete homework and researches


Other Sources 1. Allen, E. (1980). How Buildings Work: The Natural Order Of Architecture. Oxford University Press, New York, USA.
2. Bovill, C. (1991). Architectural Design: Integration Of Structural And Environmental Systems. Van Nostrand Reinhold, New York, USA.
3. Ching, F.D.K. (2004). İç Mekân Tasarımı – Resimli. Yapı-Endüstri Merkezi A.Ş. İstanbul.
4. Ching, F.D.K. (2001). Building Construction Illustrated. John Wiley & Sons Inc. New York, USA.
5. Daniels, K. (2003). Advanced Building Systems, A Technical Guide For Architects And Engineers. Birkhauser, Basel, Switzerland, Germany.
6. Eldem, S.H. (1973). Yapı. Arpaz Matbaacılık, İstanbul.
7. Neufert, E. (1983). Neufert: Yapı Tasarım Bilgisi. Verlag Ullstein Gmbh., Frankfurt/Berlin, Germany.
8. Olin, H.B., Schmidt, J.L., Lewis, & Walter, H. (1995). Construction: Principles, Materials and Methods. Van Nostrand Reinhold, New York, USA.
9. Ramsey, C,G., & Sleeper, H, R. (1981). The American Institute of Architects: Architectural Graphic Standards, USA.

Evaluation System

Requirements Number Percentage of Grade
Attendance/Participation 1 10
Laboratory - -
Application 12 50
Field Work 12 10
Special Course Internship - -
Quizzes/Studio Critics - -
Homework Assignments 12 30
Presentation - -
Project - -
Report - -
Seminar - -
Midterms Exams/Midterms Jury - -
Final Exam/Final Jury - -
Toplam 37 100
Percentage of Semester Work 100
Percentage of Final Work 0
Total 100

Course Category

Core Courses X
Major Area Courses
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 Reflecting Information into academic environment X
2 Theoretical, scientific, artistic, historical background/structure X
3 Social, environmental, sustainability principles X
4 Legal framework X
5 Institutional and ethical values
6 Capability to reflect theory into practice X
7 Capability to make research and interpret the results X
8 Capability to develop alternative solutions
9 Effective writing, drawing and presentation X
10 Capability to perform independent and interdisciplinary works X
11 Capable to criticize, produce counter thesis and synthesis
12 Life-long learning consciousness X
13 Foreign Language Use capability
14 Capable to use information technologies
15 Respect for ethical values, laws, human rights, environmental and cultural heritage X

ECTS/Workload Table

Activities Number Duration (Hours) Total Workload
Course Hours (Including Exam Week: 16 x Total Hours) 16 4 64
Application 12 2 24
Special Course Internship
Field Work
Study Hours Out of Class
Presentation/Seminar Prepration
Homework Assignments 12 1 12
Quizzes/Studio Critics
Prepration of Midterm Exams/Midterm Jury
Prepration of Final Exams/Final Jury
Total Workload 100