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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
TYS303 Strength Of Materials 927001 3 5 5
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Provide students to use the basic principles of strength in engineering design and make them to be able to solve the sizing problems for carrier systems.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Bilal CEMEK
Learning Outcomes
  1. Learns the mechanical properties of materials
  2. Learns internal stresses and deformations caused by stresses, calculation of moment of inertia
  3. Designs steel and reinforced concrete structures
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
Omurtag, H. M. 2007. Statik ve Mukavemet. Nobel Yayınevi. İSTANBUL.
Omurtag, H. M. 2007. Statik ve Mukavemet Çözümlü Örnekleri. Nobel Yayınevi. İSTANBUL.
Olgun, M. 2011. Mühendislik Mekaniği (Statik). ANKARA
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
The basic concepts and principles in strength (stress and types of stress, tensile test- uniaxial stress state and Hooke low, stress and deformation relations), equal-strength bars, rings and thin tubes, shear force and bending moment diagrams on vertical installed beams, stress analysis on building components, deformation analysis, analyze and sizing of cutting, bending, buckling and torsion effects.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Definition and content of strength. Information about teaching method and home works.
2.Forces, internal forces and internal force components Problem solving with guidance
3.Analysis of beam effects. Problem solving with guidance
4.The mechanical properties of solids. Problem solving with guidance
5.State of normal force, analysis of deformation and displacement. Problem solving with guidance
6.Stress analysis. Problem solving with guidance
7.Deformation analysis Problem solving with guidance
8.Stress- deformation analysis Problem solving with guidance
9.Mid-Term Exam
10.Shear effect -I (Deformation of shear stress, hole pressure, stress) Problem solving with guidance
11.Shear effect -II (Joints and connections) Problem solving with guidance
12.Bending effects Problem solving with guidance
13.Buckling effect Problem solving with guidance
14.Torsional effect Problem solving with guidance
15.Practice exam
16.Final Exam
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Midterm Examination170
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Final Examination00
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesQuantityTime(hours)Total Workload(hours)
Midterm Examination11212
Final Examination11212
Attending Lectures14228