COURSE UNIT TITLE

: QUALITY CONTROL

Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type Of Course D U L ECTS
DYT 3039 QUALITY CONTROL ELECTIVE 2 0 0 2

Offered By

Natural Building Stones Technology

Level of Course Unit

Short Cycle Programmes (Associate's Degree)

Course Coordinator

INSTRUCTOR AHMET ERDEM

Offered to

Natural Building Stones Technology

Course Objective

Defination of general criteria for quality control and standardization. Standardization, and quality control in marble industry.

Learning Outcomes of the Course Unit

1   Ability of defining general criteria for quality control and standardization
2   Ability of defining the benefits of standardization, and quality control on economy
3   Ability of explaning the criteria for measuring
4   Ability of defining the surface treatment on marble and standardization criteria
5   Ability of applying the criteria for packaging

Mode of Delivery

Face -to- Face

Prerequisites and Co-requisites

None

Recomended Optional Programme Components

None

Course Contents

Week Subject Description
1 What is the general sense of quality control and standardization
2 What are the criteria of quality and standardization of natural stone industry
3 Quality systems certification
4 Effective quality control parameters of the main quarry
5 Sawing standardization of gang saws.
6 Sawing standardization of block cutter
7 The criteria standards of calibration machine, honing and polishing
8 Midterm exam
9 Filler material
10 Selection and coding system
11 Packaging and storage
12 Packaging and storage
13 Stock production
14 General assessment

Recomended or Required Reading

Ana kaynak: Büyüksağış I.Sedat,Bozkurt Rifat doğaltaş endüstrisinde standardizasyon ve kalite kontrol Türkiye III. Mermer sempozyumu(MERSEM 2001)bildiriler kitabı3-5 mayıs 2001 AFYON
Karaca Zeki MERMER BLOK KALITE KONTROLÜ Türkiye IV.MERMER SEMPOZYUMU (MERSM 2003 BILDIRILER KITABI 18-19 Aralık 2003

Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods

Lecturing, class discussion and in-class workshops ; students individual work on term papers, student managed learning

Assessment Methods

SORTING NUMBER SHORT CODE LONG CODE FORMULA
1 MTE MIDTERM EXAM
2 ASG ASSIGNMENT
3 FIN FINAL EXAM
4 FCGR FINAL COURSE GRADE (RESIT) MTE * 0.25 +ASG * 0.25 + FIN * 0.50
5 RST RESIT
6 FCGR FINAL COURSE GRADE (RESIT) MTE * 0.25 +ASG * 0.25 +RST * 0.50

Further Notes About Assessment Methods

None

Assessment Criteria

Mid term exam : %25
Homework : %25
Final exam : %50

Language of Instruction

Turkish

Course Policies and Rules

To be announced.

Contact Details for the Lecturer(s)

ahmet.erdem@deu.edu.tr

Office Hours

tuesday 13:30-14:30

Work Placement(s)

None

Workload Calculation

Activities Number Time (hours) Total Work Load (hours)
Lectures 13 2 26
Preparations before/after weekly lectures 6 1 6
Preparation for midterm exam 1 8 8
Preparation for final exam 1 8 8
Final 1 1 1
Midterm 1 1 1
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours) 50

Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes

PO/LOPO.1PO.2PO.3PO.4PO.5PO.6PO.7PO.8PO.9PO.10
LO.11
LO.21
LO.31
LO.41
LO.51