ECTS - Aircraft Materials and Hardware

Aircraft Materials and Hardware (APM205) Course Detail

Course Name Course Code Season Lecture Hours Application Hours Lab Hours Credit ECTS
Aircraft Materials and Hardware APM205 3 2 0 4 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, Discussion, Experiment, Question and Answer, Drill and Practice, Observation Case Study.
Course Coordinator
Course Lecturer(s)
  • Asst. Prof. Dr. Erk İNGER
  • Research Assistant Heyecan Utke Koyuncuoğlu
Course Assistants
Course Objectives The goal of this course is to provide calculus-based concepts of mechanics, in establishing the relationships in production, maintenance, repairment processes components of aircraft materials with respect to service life of conditions.
Course Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • To understand the conceptual topics of mechanics and apply to mechanics of materials.
  • Material specifications used in aircraft structure.
  • Maintenance and repairment processes used in in maintenance.
Course Content Ferrous materials, non-ferrous materials, composite and non-metallic materials, corrosion, fasteners, pipes and unions, springs, bearings, transmissions, control cables, electrical cables and connectors.

Weekly Subjects and Releated Preparation Studies

Week Subjects Preparation
1 Aircraft Materials — Ferrous (Module 6.1)
2 Aircraft Materials — Ferrous (Module 6.1)
3 Aircraft Materials — Non-Ferrous (Module 6.2)
4 Aircraft Materials — Non-Ferrous (Module 6.2)
5 Aircraft Materials — Composite and Non-Metallic (Module 6.3)
6 Aircraft Materials — Composite and Non-Metallic (Module 6.3)
7 Corrosion (Module 6.4)
8 Fasteners (Module 6.5)
9 Midterm
10 Pipes and Unions (Module 6.6)
11 Springs (Module 6.7)
12 Bearings (Module 6.8)
13 Transmissions (Module 6.9)
14 Control Cables (Module 6.10)
15 Electrical Cables and Connectors (Module 6.11)
16 Final Exam


Course Book 3. TTS Module 6

Evaluation System

Requirements Number Percentage of Grade
Attendance/Participation 1 10
Laboratory - -
Application - -
Field Work - -
Special Course Internship - -
Quizzes/Studio Critics - -
Homework Assignments 1 10
Presentation - -
Project - -
Report - -
Seminar - -
Midterms Exams/Midterms Jury 1 30
Final Exam/Final Jury 1 50
Toplam 4 100
Percentage of Semester Work
Percentage of Final Work 100
Total 100

Course Category

Core Courses
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 airframe and powerplant maintenance skills for the candidates to prepare for the EASA JAR 66 certification.
2 To learn the technical terms and concepts in order to communicate verbally and in writing about the maintenance procedures, reports and results.
3 An ability to apply of knowledge and skills in solving aircraft maintenance problems.
4 An ability to understand and apply fundamental sciences and forethoughts the facts and precautions (such as physics).
5 The knowledge of operating principles of aircraft, and fundamental principles of aircraft flight and maintenance.
6 A standard and widespread understanding of professional and ethical responsibility.
7 Knowledge of the importance of the application of maintenance procedures correctly.
8 Knowledge of personal safety.
9 An ability to perform inspection techniques.

ECTS/Workload Table

Activities Number Duration (Hours) Total Workload
Course Hours (Including Exam Week: 16 x Total Hours)
Special Course Internship
Field Work
Study Hours Out of Class
Presentation/Seminar Prepration
Homework Assignments
Quizzes/Studio Critics
Prepration of Midterm Exams/Midterm Jury
Prepration of Final Exams/Final Jury
Total Workload 0