COURSE UNIT TITLE

: MARBLE FACTORY MACHINERIES

Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type Of Course D U L ECTS
DYT 2004 MARBLE FACTORY MACHINERIES COMPULSORY 2 2 0 3

Offered By

Natural Building Stones Technology

Level of Course Unit

Short Cycle Programmes (Associate's Degree)

Course Coordinator

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR HAYATI YENICE

Offered to

Natural Building Stones Technology

Course Objective

To learn

Learning Outcomes of the Course Unit

1   Definition and classification of natural stones
2   Production methods on the processing of natural stones
3   Plant machinery used on the processing of natural stones
4   Methods of waste water purification and means of using marble waste material
5   Reserve, quality, technological properties and structural properties of natural stones

Mode of Delivery

Face -to- Face

Prerequisites and Co-requisites

None

Recomended Optional Programme Components

None

Course Contents

Week Subject Description
1 General information on the Turkish and world natural stone industry
2 The decision on the location of a marble processing plant, the determination of a suitable field area for a plant
3 Description of frame saw
4 Description of block cutter (S/T),
5 Description of horizontal splitting machine
6 Description of bridge sawing machine+application exam
7 Description of hoisting machine
8 Description of diamond segmented circular saw blades
9 Description of cross-cutting and side cutting machines
10 Description of polishing machines
11 Description of abrasives, and selection units
12 Description of honing, sand blasting and bush hammering
13 Methods of waste water purification and means of using marble waste material+ application exam
14 Technical trips to marble plant

Recomended or Required Reading

Supplementary Book(s): T., Köse, H., Deliormanlı, H., Mermer, TMMOB Maden Mühendisleri Odası Yayını, 2006 Supplementary Book(s): Karaca, Z., 2001. Mermer Madenciliği, DEÜ Torbalı Meslek Yüksekokulu Yayınları l, Izmir

Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods

Presentation, Discussion, Demonstration, Question-Answer

Assessment Methods

SORTING NUMBER SHORT CODE LONG CODE FORMULA
1 MTE MIDTERM EXAM
2 PRC PRACTICE
3 FIN FINAL EXAM
4 FCG FINAL COURSE GRADE MTE * 0.35 + PRC * 0.15 + FIN * 0.50
5 RST RESIT
6 FCG FINAL COURSE GRADE MTE * 0.35 + PRC * 0.15 + RST * 0.50

Further Notes About Assessment Methods

None

Assessment Criteria

I. Mid-term exam %25: To examine the theoretical information.
II. Aplication:%25
III. Final exam %50: To examine the all learning outcomes.

Language of Instruction

Turkish

Course Policies and Rules

To be announced.

Contact Details for the Lecturer(s)

hayati.yenice@deu.edu.tr 3017525

Office Hours

To be announced.

Work Placement(s)

None

Workload Calculation

Activities Number Time (hours) Total Work Load (hours)
Lectures 13 2 26
Tutorials 12 2 24
Preparations before/after weekly lectures 13 1 13
Preparation for midterm exam 1 6 6
Preparation for final exam 1 8 8
Final 1 2 2
Midterm 1 2 2
Quiz etc. 2 2 4
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours) 85

Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes

PO/LOPO.1PO.2PO.3PO.4PO.5PO.6PO.7PO.8PO.9PO.10
LO.111
LO.211
LO.311
LO.411
LO.511