Master TR-NQF-HE: Level 7 QF-EHEA: Second Cycle EQF-LLL: Level 7

Course Introduction and Application Information

Course Code Course Name Semester Theoretical Practical Credit ECTS
KSU5416 Urban Infrastructure Management Spring 3 0 3 12
This catalog is for information purposes. Course status is determined by the relevant department at the beginning of semester.

Basic information

Language of instruction: Turkish
Type of course: Departmental Elective
Course Level:
Mode of Delivery: Face to face
Course Coordinator : Dr. Öğr. Üyesi NİLGÜN CAMKESEN
Recommended Optional Program Components: None
Course Objectives: Learning of infrastructure systems in Turkey, discussing infrastructure systems management, financement and performance of infrastructure systems, definition of performance criterias

Learning Outcomes

The students who have succeeded in this course;
Having information about financement, performance, meintenance/repair of urban infrastructure systems, environmental factors, discussing of infrastructure systems of Turkey.

Course Content

Infrastructure and Superstructure Concepts In Transportation Facilities, Functions of Infrastructures and Infrastructure Elements, Soil Classifications In Terms of Ground Works, Soil Body Constructing Mechanic Equipments,Efficients and Costs, Dig-Fill Methods, Compacting In Fills, Engineering Structures;Tunnels,Viaducts,Bridges and Culverts, Infrastructure Drainage,Infrastructure Protection Facilities,Walls,Pavements,Chutes,Cavaliers,Paraneges, Protection and Meintenance of Infrastructure.

Weekly Detailed Course Contents

Week Subject Related Preparation
1) Introduction to infrastructure management
2) Infrastructure organizations and systems
3) Evaluation of infrastructure
4) Estabilishing infrastructure inventory
5) Performance dimensions: performance definitions and infrastructure specialities
6) Performance dimensions: evaluation of infrastructure case
7) Infrastructure deterioration modelling
8) midterm exam
9) Infrastructure planning
10) Infrastructure design/meintenance
11) Life cost calculation
12) Life cost calculation
13) Evaluation of environmental effects of infrastructure
14) Evaluation of environmental effects of infrastructure


Course Notes / Textbooks: Derste verilen notlar / lecture notes

Evaluation System

Semester Requirements Number of Activities Level of Contribution
Attendance 10 % 0
Quizzes 4 % 10
Homework Assignments 5 % 20
Midterms 1 % 30
Final 1 % 40
Total % 100
Total % 100

ECTS / Workload Table

Activities Number of Activities Duration (Hours) Workload
Course Hours 10 6 60
Homework Assignments 5 20 100
Quizzes 4 10 40
Midterms 1 30 30
Final 1 40 40
Total Workload 270

Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes

No Effect 1 Lowest 2 Low 3 Average 4 High 5 Highest
Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1) Improving and enhancing information in expertise level on the concept of transportation licence level abilities in terms of transportation department and related departments. 5
2) Having detailed information about current technics, methods and their constraints in transportation engineering. 4
3) Estabilishing engineering problems, improving methods for solution, implementing new methods in solutions 4
4) Completing and implementing information with limited datas, integrating informations of different discipline datas
5) Estabilishing engineering problems, improving methods for solution, implementing new methods in solutions
6) New/origin idea and method implementing, improving new solutions in system, part and process designs.
7) Understanding process and results of studies, presenting the datas oral and written in related department on national and international scales, understanding a foreign language, having speaking, writing and reading level at least Europan Language Portfolio B2.
8) Understanding social and environmental phases of technological implementations. Listing ability of current technics, methods, effects, constraints and results of technological implementations.
9) Considering social-scientific-ethic values in collecting-understanding-implementing-presenting phases and all activities.
10) Having information detailed and deeply by implemented researching in technology, evaluating and implementing of information
11) Developing method for defined technological problems and implementing innovative methods in solutions.
12) Modelling and implementing of experimental investigations, solving of complex cases in this process