Fluid Mechanics II (ME302) Course Detail

Course Name Course Code Season Lecture Hours Application Hours Lab Hours Credit ECTS
Fluid Mechanics II ME302 3 0 0 3 5
Pre-requisite Course(s)
ME 301
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, Problem Solving.
Course Coordinator
Course Lecturer(s)
Course Assistants
Course Objectives To teach derivation and application of basic equations in differential form governing the fluid motion, calculation of forces exerted by flows on bodies.
Course Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • Understanding and usage of basic approached employed for detailed analysis of flow fields and their applications to engineering flow problems.
Course Content Introduction to differential analysis of fluid motion. Continuity, momentum and energy equations. Incompressible inviscid flow. Velocity potential. Stream function. Elementary plane flows. Dimensional analysis and similitude. Incompressible viscous flow, Navier-Stokes equations. Boundary layer in laminar and turbulent flow. Fluid flow about immersed bodies. Introduction to compressible flow. Steady one-dimensional compressible flow.

Weekly Subjects and Releated Preparation Studies

Week Subjects Preparation
1 Internal Incompressible Viscous Flow Chapter 8
2 Internal Incompressible Viscous Flow Chapter 8
3 Internal Incompressible Viscous Flow Chapter 8
4 External Incompressible Viscous Flow Chapter 9
5 External Incompressible Viscous Flow Chapter 9
6 External Incompressible Viscous Flow Chapter 9
7 Fluid Machinery Chapter 10
8 Fluid Machinery Chapter 10
9 Fluid Machinery Chapter 10
10 Introduction to Compressible Flow Chapter 11
11 Introduction to Compressible Flow Chapter 11
12 Compressible Flow Chapter 12
13 Compressible Flow Chapter 12
14 Compressible Flow Chapter 12
15 Final Examination Period Review of Topics
16 Final Examination Period Review of Topics


Course Book 1. Fox, R.W., McDonald, A.T. and Pritchard, P.J., Introduction to Fluid Mechanics, 7E, John Wiley & Sons, 2008.
Other Sources 2. Munson, B.R., Young, D.F., Fundamentals of Fluid Mechanics, 6E, John Wiley, 2009.
3. Frank M. White, Fluid Mechanics, 7E, McGraw-Hill, 2011

Evaluation System

Requirements Number Percentage of Grade
Attendance/Participation - -
Laboratory - -
Application - -
Field Work - -
Special Course Internship - -
Quizzes/Studio Critics - -
Homework Assignments 8 20
Presentation - -
Project - -
Report - -
Seminar - -
Midterms Exams/Midterms Jury 2 40
Final Exam/Final Jury 1 40
Toplam 11 100
Percentage of Semester Work 40
Percentage of Final Work 60
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.
2 An ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyse and interpret data.
3 An ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs.
4 An ability to function on multi-disciplinary teams.
5 An ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems.
6 An understanding of professional and ethical responsibility.
7 An ability to communicate effectively.
8 The broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global and societal context.
9 Mühendislik çözümlerinin küresel ve toplumsal boyutlarda etkisini anlamak için gereken kapsamlı eğitim.
10 A knowledge of contemporary issues.
11 An ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice.
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) 14 3 42
Special Course Internship
Field Work
Study Hours Out of Class 14 2 28
Presentation/Seminar Prepration
Homework Assignments 8 3 24
Quizzes/Studio Critics
Prepration of Midterm Exams/Midterm Jury 2 15 30
Prepration of Final Exams/Final Jury
Total Workload 124