COURSE UNIT TITLE

: PHYSICS I

Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type Of Course D U L ECTS
PHY 1101 PHYSICS I COMPULSORY 3 2 0 5

Offered By

Faculty of Engineering

Level of Course Unit

First Cycle Programmes (Bachelor's Degree)

Course Coordinator

ASISTANT PROFESSOR AYTAÇ GÜRHAN GÖKÇE

Offered to

Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Computer Engineering

Course Objective

The course will provide a theoretical introduction and an overview of the fundamental applications of Newtonian mechanics based on the classical physics principles.

Learning Outcomes of the Course Unit

1   Being able to define the physical quantities with their units
2   Being able to identify the vectorel and scalar quantities
3   Being able to understand the conservation principles of laws of motion
4   Being able to gain an ability to apply Newton s laws of motion to physical problems
5   Being able to calculate work and energy for simple mechanical systems
6   Being able to apply the energy conservation principles to mechanical systems

Mode of Delivery

Face -to- Face

Prerequisites and Co-requisites

None

Recomended Optional Programme Components

None

Course Contents

Week Subject Description
1 Measurement and unit systems
2 Vectors
3 Motion in One Dimension
4 Motion in Two Dimension
5 The Laws of Motion
6 Circular Motion
7 Energy and Work
8 Potential Energy
9 Conservation of Energy
10 Linear Momentum and Collisions
11 Rotation of a Rigid Object about a Fixed Axis
12 Review
13 Review
14 2.nd midterm exam

Recomended or Required Reading

1. University Physics, H.D. Young, R.A. Freedman, A.L. Ford, Pearson Education (2009)
2. Physics for Scientists & Engineers with Modern Physics, Raymond A. Serway, Saunders College Publishing, 0-03-015654-8,USA (1996)
3. Fundamentals of physics, David Halliday, Robert Resnick, John Wiley & Sons Inc.,ISBN 978-0-470 (2011)

Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods

Lectures, Tutorials, Laboratory, Presentation

Assessment Methods

SORTING NUMBER SHORT CODE LONG CODE FORMULA
1 MTE1 MIDTERM EXAM 1
2 MTE2 MIDTERM EXAM 1
3 ASG ASSIGNMENT
4 FIN FINAL EXAM
5 FCG FINAL COURSE GRADE MTE1 * 0.15 + MTE2 * 0.15 + ASG * 0.20 + FIN * 0.50
6 RST RESIT
7 FCG FINAL COURSE GRADE MTE 1 * 0.15 + MTE 2 * 0.15 + ASG * 0.20 + RST * 0.50


*** Resit Exam is Not Administered in Institutions Where Resit is not Applicable.

Further Notes About Assessment Methods

None

Assessment Criteria

To be announced.

Language of Instruction

English

Course Policies and Rules

1. Attending at least 70 percent of lectures is mandatory.
2. Plagiarism of any type will result in disciplinary action.

Contact Details for the Lecturer(s)

To be announced.

Office Hours

To be announced.

Work Placement(s)

None

Workload Calculation

Activities Number Time (hours) Total Work Load (hours)
Lectures 12 3 36
Tutorials 12 2 24
Preparations before/after weekly lectures 12 4 48
Preparation for midterm exam 2 4 8
Preparation for final exam 1 8 8
Midterm 2 2 4
Final 1 2 2
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours) 130

Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes

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