Academic Programs

Undergraduate Program Course List

Compulsory Departmental Courses

Technical Elective Courses

Non-Technical Elective Courses

Service Courses Taken From Other Departments



Compulsory Departmental Courses

AE 103 - Computer Aided Engineering and Design
Introduction to Solidworks software with solid modeling and technical drawing applications. 1. 2D sketching commands and practices 2. 2D sketching practices 3. 3D solid modelling commands 4. Screw, gear and cam drawings (cap screw, straight/helix gear wheels, crankshaft) 5. Assembly drawing 6. Wheel rim 7. Suspension system assembly 8. Ball joint 9. 3D sketching, piping layout 10. Technical drawing, orthogonal views 11. Surface modelling 12. Sheet metal forming 13. Weldments 14. Mold tools

AEE102 - Fundamentals of Electromagnetism
Vectors; Magnetic Fields; Magnetic Field due to Currents; Induction and Inductance; Magnetic Materials; AC Theory; DC and AC Motors; Transformers; AC Generators; Electromagnetic Waves (Light); RF Spectrum; Electromagnetic Environment

AEE201 - Electric Circuits-I
In this course the concepts of Electrical and Electronics engineering and solution methods related with DC circuits are given according to the requirements of EASA-66 Module 3. Students are supposed to learn how to use and apply Ohm, Kirchhoff Laws, basic circuit laws and nodal, mesh analysis for DC circuits. Additionally students can analyze first order circuits.

AEE202 - Electric Circuits-II
Solution methods of AC Electrical and Electronics circuits, Phasor, Sinusoidal steady state analysis, AC power, Polyphase circuits, Frequency response, Filters.

AEE204 - Electronic Circuits
In this course the concepts of Electrical and Electronics engineering and solution methods related with Electronic circuits are given according to the requirements of EASA-66 Module 4. Students are supposed to learn the behaviors of electronic circuit elements. Also students learn DC biasing of electronic elements, equivalent models of BJTs and FETs, small signal analysis of BJT and FETS, and amplifier operation of BJT and FETS.

AEE306 - Aircraft Instruments
Operation of pitot-static instruments, gyroscopic motion, operation of gyroscopic flight instruments, operation of direct and remote reading compasses, layout and operation of aircraft stall warning systems, layout and operation of the three main aircraft lighting systems

AEE307 - Avionics Systems
In this course the information and operational theory of avionics systems are given according to the requirements of EASA-66 Module 13. Students are supposed to learn the structures and characteristics of avionics systems. In addition to these, students will learn the contribution of avionics systems to navigation.

AEE405 - Aircraft Navigation
Basic navigational terms, and principles, principles of magnetic compasses, short range NAVAIDS, long range NAVAIDS, approach landing NAVAIDS, satelaite navigation, surveillance systems, data transmission protocols.

APM102 - Basics of Aircraft
Aircraft Classification ,Engine Classification, Weight Fractions, Atmospheric model of flight, Wing loading, lift, drag force, Drag coefficients, drag polar and lift force, Take off Distance ,Time and Take off Velocity, Climbing Angle and Velocity, Deceleration Motion, Landing Distance, Cruise Flight Conditions and the Range of the Aircraft, Ceiling of Aircraft, Maneuvering, Load Factor, Turning Rate, Turning Radius of Aircraft, Turbojet Engines ,Turbofan Engines, Piston Prop and Turbo Prop Engine

APM104 - Human Factors in Aviation
General, Human Performance and Limitations, Social Psychology, Factors Affecting Performance, Physical Environment, Tasks, Communication, Human Error, Hazards in the Workplace

APM201 - Thermofluids
Specific gravity and density, viscosity, fluid resistance, Effects of compressibility on fluids; Static, dynamic and total pressure: Bernoulli's Theorem, venturi, Temperature: thermometers and temperature scales: Celsius, Fahrenheit and Kelvin, Rankine, Heat definition. Heat capacity, specific heat, Heat transfer: convection, radiation and conduction, Volumetric expansion, First and second law of thermodynamics, Gases: ideal gases laws; specific heat at constant volume and constant pressure, work done by expanding gas, Isothermal, adiabatic expansion and compression, engine cycles, constant volume and constant pressure, Thermal energy, heat of combustion, Otto cycle, Diesel cycle, Brayton cycle, Rocket Propulsion, Ramjet, Sample Problems

APM203 - Aircraft Maintenance Practices I
This course contains information on airframe construction features, assembly and rigging, fabric covering, structural repairs,and aircraft welding. The course also contains an explanation of the units that make up the various airframe systems point out the differences exist in airframe components and systems.

APM204 - Aircraft Maintenance Practices II
Material handling, Welding, Brazing, Soldering and Bonding, Aircraft Weight and Balance, Aircraft Handling and Storage, Disassembly, Inspection, Repair and Assembly Techniques, Abnormal Events, Maintenance Procedures

APM205 - Aircraft Materials and Hardware
Ferrous,Non-ferrous,Composite and Non- Metallic Materials,Corrosions, Fasteners,Pipes and Unions,Springs,Bearings,Transmissions,Control Cables,Electrical Cables and Connectors Electrical Cables and Connectors, Riveting, Welding, Brazing,Fatique

APM208 - Aerodynamics and Flight Theory
Physics of the Atmosphere; International Standard Atmosphere (ISA), application to aerodynamics. Aerodynamics; Airflow around a body, Boundary layer, laminar and turbulent flow, free stream flow, relative airflow, upwash and downwash, vortices, stagnation, The terms: camber, chord, mean aerodynamic chord, profile (parasite) drag, induced drag, centre of pressure, angle of attack, wash in and wash out, fineness ratio, wing shape and aspect ratio, Thrust, Weight, Aerodynamic Resultant, Generation of Lift and Drag: Angle of Attack, Lift coefficient, Drag coefficient, polar curve, stall, Aerofoil contamination including ice, snow, frost. Theory of Flight; Relationship between lift, weight, thrust and drag, Glide ratio, Steady state flights, performance, Theory of the turn, Influence of load factor: stall, flight envelope and structural limitations, Lift augmentation. Flight Stability and Dynamics.

APM210 - Aviation Legislation
Regulatory Framework, Part-66 — Certifying Staff — Maintenance, Part-145 — Approved Maintenance Organisations, JAR-OPS — Commercial Air Transportation, Aircraft Certification, Aircraft Certification, Part-M, Applicable National and International Requirements

APM211 - Aviation Technical Terminology
Air communication, Departure, climbing, and cruising, (Article review on Avionics, Human Factors, En Route Events, Air Crash Investigations, Technology (Data Link, Flight Control Systems)

APM301 - Airplane Structures
The course covers all fundamental subjects of airplane structures, including elasticity, structural analysis, airworthiness and aeroelasticity.

APM302 - Airplane Systems

APM307 - Propeller

APM308 - Piston Engines

APM399 - Summer Practice I

APM401 - Applied Airframe Maintenance

APM402 - Applied Powerplant Maintenance
Details are given Weekly Course Outline.

APM403 - Gas Turbine Engines Fundamentals

APM404 - Gas Turbine Engine Systems
Details are given Weekly Course Outline.

APM499 - Summer Practice II
This course provides a student with an opportunity of on-the-job training. An applicant works in a company with SHY-145. He/she has 40 days of practical maintenance experience on operating aircraft throughout the course.

AVM101 - Introduction to Civil Aviation
Aviation History, Aviation System and its Elements, Definition of Aircraft, Aviation Alphabet, ICAO and IATA, Airport: Definition and Facilities, General Characteristics of Airlines, Types of Airlines, Flag/Low Cost/Regional Carriers, Civil Aviation Concept and System, Civil Aviation Organizations, Roles and Activities in Civil Aviation, General Aviation Operations, Air Navigation Services, Ground Services, International Civil Aviation Agreement, Other International Civil Aviation Organizations; ECAC, IATA, Euro Control, JAA, EASA, Turkish Civil Aviation: GDCA, Rules and Regulations, Turkish Civil Aviation: Airports, Air carriers, and Aviation Companies

ENG 202 - Presentation Skills
In this course, students are trained to prepare and write research reports and deliver effective oral/written informative and persuasive presentations. It includes gathering information, organizing data, outlining, using appropriate techniques in presentation & delivering for a maximum impact, using visual aids and citation effectively. Flipped learning is utilized when necessary.

ENG 301 - English for Career Development I
This course includes job-related communication skills. In this frame, the functions such as, describing relationships at work, discussing performance reviews and giving feedback, discussing plans and arrangements, using social media for professional communication, discussing on recruitment tests and job interviews, presenting a service or product, writing reviews on websites, writing job-related e-mails are dealt with.

ENG 302 - English For Career Development II
This course includes more detailed job-related communication skills. In this frame, describing and organising meetings, developing communicational styles in various cultural settings, handling mistakes and apologizing, getting familiar with marketing styles and advertising, deciding how to adapt and market a product in different countries, preparing different types of presentation (speech), discussing workplace dilemmas and rules, writing job-related e-mails are dealt with.

ENG201 - English for Academic Purposes III
The course consists of mainly advanced reading and writing skills, applying critical reading skills and strategies, identifying the organization of a reading text, main ideas of the texts, and the author’s main purpose, summarizing a given text, outlining and writing an argumentative essay. Some parts of the input are in flipped learning mode.

HIST 111 - Principles of Atatürk and Turkish Revolution History I
A history of the foundation of the Turkish Republic in the light of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk’s principles and basic terms, concepts and events of modern Turkey history in a period covering 16‐20th centuries in comparison with world and global history in the same period of time.

HIST 112 - PRINCIPLES OF ATATÜRK AND HISTORY OF TURKISH REVOLUTION II
A history of the foundation of the Turkish Republic in the light of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk’s principles and basic terms, concepts and events of modern Turkey history in a period covering 16‐20th centuries in comparison with world and global history in the same period of time.

HIST 221 - History of Civilization
Analysis of the importance of theuse of technology in human evolution and the emergence of early civilizations; ancient societies from Ancient Egypt to Greece as the cradles of modern civilizations; some classical texts of certain key authors –Machiavelli, Hume, Descartes, Hobbes, Bacon, Locke, Rousseau, etc. As outstanding contributions to the history of enlightenment; some groundbreaking scientific texts of Copernicus, Galileo, and Newton to understand the contribution of scientific thought to the progression of civilization.

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Technical Elective Courses

- Area Elective (A)

Service Courses Taken From Other Departments

CMPE101 - Introduction to Computers and Programming
Basics of information systems, computer software, computer hardware: CPU, memory units, and I/O devices, internet and networking, basic programming concepts, hands-on experience of application software and internet through laboratory sessions.

ENG101 - English for Academic Purposes I
ENG101 consists of academic skills, such as reading comprehension, vocabulary building and critical analysis of texts. In this frame, listening and note-taking, class discussions, presentations, writing, research assignments and use of technology are some of the important activities.

ENG102 - English for Academic Purposes II
ENG102 elaborates on academic skills such as reading comprehension, listening, class discussions about the topic of the unit, vocabulary building and critical analysis of texts. It also includes research assignments and response paper and graph writing. Skills like listening and note-taking, analysis of written products, portfolio keeping and use of technology are elaborated in this course, as well.

MATH103 - General Mathematics
Sets, numbers and their properties, identities, equations and inequalities, polinomials, coordinate system in plane, graphs of lines and quadratic equations, functions, trigonometry, polar coordinates, complex numbers, systems of linear equations, matrices and determinants.

MATH104 - Single Variable Calculus
Review of Functions, Trigonometric Functions, Exponential and Logarithmic Functions, Limit and Continuity, Derivative, Applications of the Derivative, Definite and Indefinite Integrals, Techniques of Integration, Areas and Volumes.

PHYS103 - Physics I
Matter: Components of Atoms, Periodic Table of the Elements, The Electronic Structure of Atoms, Chemical Bonding, States of Matter; Pressure and Force; Measurement; Statics; Motion Along a Straight Line (Linear Motion) ; Vectors; Motion in Two and Three Dimensions; Force and Motion; Kinetic Energy and Work; Potential Energy and Conservation of Energy; Center of Mass and Center of Gravity and Linear Momentum; Conservation of Momentum; Rotation; Rolling, Torque; Fluid Dynamics; Thermodynamics; Heat; Wave Motion and Sound.