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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
HRT436 Professional English (EC 6) 927006 4 8 3
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Developping the professional English vocabulary capacity of the students. For this purpose, teaching the technical terms and definitions of geomatic engineering to the students and bring them to a level that they understand the technical papers easily and when necessary writing papers with their own expressions.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Yrd.Doç.Dr.Nükhet KONUK
Learning Outcomes
  1. Learns the English correspondings of the terms and statements related to the geomatic engineering.
  2. Understands the nowelties and technologies of the profession by reading English written papers.
  3. Makes English presentations related to geomatics.
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
All of the English books and documents related to the contents of the lecture.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
General statements related to geomatics. The terms related to the the measurement techniques and their English expressions. Adjustment calculus, optimization and statistical statements. GPS and GIS terms and definitions. Reading English papers and their interpretations. Techniques of preparing technical papers.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Introduction to geomatics. General terms and statements.
2.Terms and statements related to measurement techniques.
3.Terms and statements related to adjustment calculus and optimization.
4.Terms and statements related to statistics.
5.Terms and statements related to photogrammetry and remote sensing.
6.Terms and statements related to geographical information systems.
7.Terms and statements related to GPS and geodesy.
8.Terms and statements related to law, land reallocation and cadastre.
9.Reading papers and understanding techniques.
10.Mid-term exam.
11.Writing articles and papers.
12.Literature survey and summary related to vocational topics.
13.Presentation of vocational seminars.
14.Presentation of vocational seminars.
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Midterm Examination160
Project Preparation140
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Final Examination1100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesQuantityTime(hours)Total Workload(hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Project Preparation248
Project Presentation248
Individual Study for Final Examination15345