ECTS - Introduction to Mechanical Engineering

Introduction to Mechanical Engineering (ME101) Course Detail

Course Name Course Code Season Lecture Hours Application Hours Lab Hours Credit ECTS
Introduction to Mechanical Engineering ME101 1 0 0 1 1.5
Pre-requisite Course(s)
N/A
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.
Course Coordinator
Course Lecturer(s)
Course Assistants
Course Objectives To train students about history of mechanical engineering, sub-disciplines of mechanical engineering, skills necessary for a degree in mechanical engineering and curricula, and career opportunities in mechanical engineering.
Course Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • Giving the students, coming to Department of Mechanical Engineering, fundamental information about mechanical engineering
  • Knowledge about Mechanical Engineering
Course Content History of mechanical engineering, its areas of interest and its relationship with the other engineering disciplines, sub-disciplines of mechanical engineering, design, materials, mechanical and thermal sciences, emerging technologies and latest trends in mechanical engineering, skills necessary for a degree in mechanical engineering and

Weekly Subjects and Releated Preparation Studies

Week Subjects Preparation
1 The Mechanical Engineering Profession Chapter 1
2 The Mechanical Engineering Profession Chapter 1
3 Problem Solving and Communication Skills Chapter 2
4 Forces In Structures And Machines Chapter 3
5 Forces In Structures And Machines Chapter 3
6 Materials And Stresses Chapter 4
7 Materials And Stresses Chapter 4
8 Fluids Engineering Chapter 5
9 Fluids Engineering Chapter 5
10 Thermal and Energy Systems Chapter 6
11 Thermal and Energy Systems Chapter 6
12 Motion And Power Transmission Chapter 7
13 Mechanical Design Chapter 8
14 Mechanical Design Chapter 8
15 Final Examination Period Review of Topics
16 Final Examination Period Review of Topics

Sources

Course Book 1. An Introduction to Mechanical Engineering, 2nd Ed., J. Wickert, Thomson Learning, 2006

Evaluation System

Requirements Number Percentage of Grade
Attendance/Participation - -
Laboratory - -
Application - -
Field Work - -
Special Course Internship - -
Quizzes/Studio Critics - -
Homework Assignments 14 40
Presentation - -
Project - -
Report - -
Seminar - -
Midterms Exams/Midterms Jury - -
Final Exam/Final Jury 1 60
Toplam 15 100
Percentage of Semester Work 40
Percentage of Final Work 60
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 An ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering. X
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. 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 Mühendislik çözümlerinin küresel ve toplumsal boyutlarda etkisini anlamak için gereken kapsamlı eğitim. X
10 A knowledge of contemporary issues. X
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 1 14
Laboratory
Application
Special Course Internship
Field Work
Study Hours Out of Class 14 1 14
Presentation/Seminar Prepration
Project
Report
Homework Assignments 7 2 14
Quizzes/Studio Critics
Prepration of Midterm Exams/Midterm Jury
Prepration of Final Exams/Final Jury 1 15 15
Total Workload 57