COURSE UNIT TITLE

: CHESS

Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type Of Course D U L ECTS
SSD 2004 CHESS ELECTIVE 2 0 0 2

Offered By

Natural Building Stones Technology

Level of Course Unit

Short Cycle Programmes (Associate's Degree)

Course Coordinator

ASISTANT PROFESSOR IHSAN MURAT KUŞOĞLU

Offered to

Drilling Technology
Natural Building Stones Technology
Industrial Glass and Ceramics
GEOTECHNICS

Course Objective

Teaching chess theoretically and practically for improving social relations with a better consideration, perception and reasoning of individuals

Learning Outcomes of the Course Unit

1   To know general chess rules.
2   To define and to use chess equipments.
3   To consider analytical, to percept and to discuss by chess
4   To improve social relations by chess.
5   To realize using several ways for targeting by chess.

Mode of Delivery

Face -to- Face

Prerequisites and Co-requisites

None

Recomended Optional Programme Components

None

Course Contents

Week Subject Description
1 History of chess, effects on humanbeings and social benefits.
2 Chessboard and introduction to chess pieces
3 Action skills of chess pieces
4 Attact and defence
5 Owning the chess piece of competitor
6 Exchanging chess piece for attact and defence
7 To check and preventing check
8 Mid-term exam
9 Basic opening games
10 Attending sample games
11 Improving movements in sample games
12 Rules of binary competitions
13 Practices in binary competitions
14 Rules of chess tournaments

Recomended or Required Reading

Textbook(s): Richard James, Satranç eğitimi için el kitabı, Eczacıbaşı Spor Kulübü Satranç Dizisi :1, Ekim 2004, Barış Basımevi
Supplementary Book(s): Satranç Kitabı Basit Hamlelerden Mata, Tudem Yayınevi, 2006, ISBN:9944690812
Supplementary Book(s): Türkiye Satranç Federasyonu, Satranç Akademisi, www.akademi.satranc.org.tr

Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods

This lecture will be processed theoritical and practical in class. Teaching staff will use computer aided chess program and chess set for practice. Will discuss with students by asking and answering for a better understanding of subjects.

Assessment Methods

SORTING NUMBER SHORT CODE LONG CODE FORMULA
1 MTE MIDTERM EXAM
2 FIN FINAL EXAM
3 FCG FINAL COURSE GRADE MTE* 0.50 + FIN * 0.50
4 RST RESIT
5 FCGR FINAL COURSE GRADE MTE * 0.50 + RST* 0.50

Further Notes About Assessment Methods

None

Assessment Criteria

I. Mid-term exam %50: To examine the theoretical information.
II. Final exam %50: To examine all learning outcomes.

Language of Instruction

Turkish

Course Policies and Rules

To be announced.

Contact Details for the Lecturer(s)

murat.kusoglu@deu.edu.tr

Office Hours

To be announced.

Work Placement(s)

None

Workload Calculation

Activities Number Time (hours) Total Work Load (hours)
Lectures 13 2 26
Preparations before/after weekly lectures 13 1 13
Preparation for midterm exam 1 5 5
Preparation for final exam 1 5 5
Midterm 1 1 1
Final 1 1 1
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours) 51

Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes

PO/LOPO.1PO.2PO.3PO.4PO.5PO.6PO.7PO.8PO.9PO.10
LO.11
LO.21
LO.311
LO.41
LO.51