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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
HRT437 Unmanned Aerial Vehicles and Application Areas (EC 5) 927006 4 7 3
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The aim of this course is; Aircraft-UAV (Drone) types, structure design, dynamics, drinking water and air, air law, aerodynamics and aeronautics and the basic information about the content to provide a sub-structure.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Doç.Dr. Erdem Emin Maraş
Learning Outcomes
  1. Explain UAVs and basic structural dynamics.
  2. Evaluate the conditions under which UAVs can be used.
  3. Discuss air law and developing UAV usage norms,
  4. Will be able to evaluate the functions of UAVs in a creative way in parallel with informatics and transportation technologies,
  5. Will be able to learn which parts of UAV can be produced at effective cost with 3D Printer and gain basic knowledge about application
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
Lecture, presentation, question-answer, discussion, project, homework and readings
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Explaining the content and method of the course
2.History and historical development of UAVs
3.Introduction of UAV types
4.Aircraft, flight dynamics and flight principles
5.Air law and responsibilities
6.Meteorological Knowledge
7.ATC Procedures
8.Aviation Freythology
9.UAV structural components and aerodynamics
10.Gimbal and useful load (camera etc.) docking
12.Navigation and Operation
13.Control systems and propulsion systems
14.3D printer with UAV components
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Midterm Examination1100
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
Makeup Examination122
Problem Solving31030
Individual Study for Mid term Examination11010
Individual Study for Final Examination11010