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ORM5490The Structures On Forest Roads3+0+0ECTS:7.5
Year / SemesterSpring Semester
Level of CourseSecond Cycle
Status Elective
DepartmentDEPARTMENT of FOREST ENGINEERING
Prerequisites and co-requisitesNone
Mode of DeliveryFace to face
Contact Hours14 weeks - 3 hours of lectures per week
Lecturer--
Co-LecturerProf. Dr. H. Hulusi ACAR
Language of instructionTurkish
Professional practise ( internship ) None
 
The aim of the course:
The aim of this course is to be defined the earthworks at the forest structures. Planning and projecting of the hyrolic structures of forest roads.
 
Programme OutcomesCTPOTOA
Upon successful completion of the course, the students will be able to :
PO - 1 : describe principles forest road structures1,2,7,121
PO - 2 : projecting of drainage buildings and knows construction techniques1,2,9,10,121,3
PO - 3 : projecting of retaining and covering walls that locateded infrastructures of roads and knows construction techniques1,2,8,101,3
PO - 4 : evaluate and present these knowledge1,2,5,7,10,11,121,3,5
CTPO : Contribution to programme outcomes, TOA :Type of assessment (1: written exam, 2: Oral exam, 3: Homework assignment, 4: Laboratory exercise/exam, 5: Seminar / presentation, 6: Term paper), PO : Learning Outcome

 
Contents of the Course
The earthworks at the forest structures. The field and forestation establishments of forest roads side cuts, The stone covering walls, resting walls and evaluations of balance and safety conditions on forest roads. Drainage on forest roads. Hydrolic structure dimention calculations, Talbot's formula, Culverts, Bridges, The head and wing walls. Dimensions of and bridges. The metricalli works. The maintenance of forest structure.
 
Course Syllabus
 WeekSubjectRelated Notes / Files
 Week 1Forest roads structures and features
 Week 2The earthworks at the forest structures
 Week 3Forest roads side cuts grassing and forestation establishments
 Week 4The stone covering walls, resting walls and evaluations of balance and safety conditions on forest roads
 Week 5Ground and under ground drainage on forest roads
 Week 6Hydrolic structure dimention calculations
 Week 7Talbot's formula
 Week 8Application project relase related hydorlic structure cross section calculations
 Week 9Mid-term exam
 Week 10Culverts
 Week 11Bridges
 Week 12The head and wing walls of culverts and bridges
 Week 13The metricalli works, midterm exam, homework presentation
 Week 14The maintenance of forest road structure
 Week 15Project presentation and evaluation
 Week 16End-of-term exam
 
Textbook / Material
1Erdaş, O., 1997; Orman Yolları I, KTÜ Yayınları, No: 187, Trabzon
2Özçelik, N., 1984; İnşaat Bilgisi, İstanbul Üniversitesi Yayınları, No:3195, İstanbul
 
Recommended Reading
1Tümerkan, F. C., 1976; İstinad Duvarları, Apraz Matbaacılık, İstanbul
2Seçkin, Ö. B., 1997; Peyzaj Yapıları, İstanbul Üniversitesi Yayınları, No: 4029, İstanbul
 
Method of Assessment
Type of assessmentWeek NoDate

Duration (hours)Weight (%)
Mid-term exam 9 04/04/2016 1 30
In-term studies (second mid-term exam) 13 18/05/2016 1 10
Presentation 15 20/05/2016 1 10
End-of-term exam 16 24/05/2016 1 50
 
Student Work Load and its Distribution
Type of workDuration (hours pw)

No of weeks / Number of activity

Hours in total per term
Laboratuar çalışması 0 0 0
Uygulama 0 0 0
Klinik Uygulama 0 0 0
Ödev 7 10 70
Proje 0 0 0
Kısa sınav 1 1 1
Diğer 1 0 0 0
Diğer 2 0 0 0
Total work load71