ECTS - Gas Turbine Engine Systems

Gas Turbine Engine Systems (APM404) Course Detail

Course Name Course Code Season Lecture Hours Application Hours Lab Hours Credit ECTS
Gas Turbine Engine Systems APM404 1 5 0 3 7
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, Experiment, Question and Answer.
Course Coordinator
Course Lecturer(s)
Course Assistants
Course Objectives Purpose of this course is to prepare the students for the Module 15 examinations by giving them the types, specifications and maintenance procedures of gas turbine engine systems.
Course Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • The skills of understanding, explaining and using the fundamental concepts of gas turbine engines.
  • To develop students’ basic knowledge of gas turbine engine types, performance and their applications
  • To develop student’s knowledge of different systems used in gas turbine engines.
Course Content Removing and installing aircraft instruments (sensors/transducers and indicators), troubleshooting, repairing and testing the instrument systems.

Weekly Subjects and Releated Preparation Studies

Week Subjects Preparation
1 Lubrication Systems
2 Lubrication Systems
3 Fuel Systems
4 Fuel Systems
5 Air Systems
6 Air Systems
7 Starting and Ignition Systems
8 Starting and Ignition Systems
9 Engine Indication Systems
10 Engine Indication Systems
11 Power Augmentation Systems
12 Power Augmentation Systems
13 Fire Protection Systems
14 Engine Monitoring and Ground Operation


Other Sources 1. Total Training Support Module 15 Gas Turbine Engines

Evaluation System

Requirements Number Percentage of Grade
Attendance/Participation - -
Laboratory - -
Application - -
Field Work - -
Special Course Internship - -
Quizzes/Studio Critics - -
Homework Assignments - -
Presentation - -
Project - -
Report - -
Seminar - -
Midterms Exams/Midterms Jury - -
Final Exam/Final Jury - -
Toplam 0 0
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