Undergraduate Program Course List

Compulsory Departmental 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

AEE201 - Electric Circuits-I
A general introduction to solution processes of DC circuits and process variables, fundamentals of circuit laws, and circuit analysis.

AEE204 - Electronic Circuits
A general introduction to semiconductor devices, solution processes of amplifier circuits and process variables, fundamentals of integrated circuits, and printed circuit boards. Also fundamental introduction about the re transistör model and hybrid equivalent model.

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

AEE309 - Aviation Technical Terminology I

AEE310 - Aviation Technical Terminology II

AEE405 - 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 Force, Drag Force, Drag Coefficients, Drag Polar and Lift Force, Take off Distance, Time and Take off Velocity, Deceleration Motion, Landing Distance, Climbing Angle and Velocity, Gliding, Cruise Flight Conditions and the Range of the Aircraft, Ceiling of Aircraft, Endurance, Maneuvering, Load Factor, Turning Rate, Turning Radius of Aircraft, Turbojet Engines, Turbofan Engines, Piston Prop and Turbo Prop Engines

APM201 - Thermofluids
Thermodynamics; Temperature: thermometers and temperature scales: Celsius, Fahrenheit and Kelvin; Heat definition. Heat capacity, specific heat; 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, Otto, Diesel and Brayton Cycles.

APM202 - Aerodynamics
subsonic potential flows, including source/vortex panel methods; viscous flows, including laminar and turbulent boundary layers; aerodynamics of airfoils and wings, including thin airfoil theory, lifting line theory, panel method/interacting boundary layer methods; and supersonic and hypersonic airfoil theory.

APM203 - Aircraft Maintenance Workshop 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 Workshop II

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

APM206 - Human Factors in Aviation
1-Overview of Human Factors and Recent Advances 2-Introduction to Human Error Accident Reduction Training

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

APM302 - Airplane Systems

APM303 - Non-destructive Inspection Methods

APM307 - Propeller

APM308 - Piston Engines

APM309 - Flight Theory
Airplane Aerodynamics and Flight Controls

APM310 - Fundamentals of Aircraft Design

APM312 - Aviation Legislation

APM399 - Summer Practice I

APM401 - Applied Airframe Maintenance

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

APM403 - Gas Turbine Engine Fundamentals
Details are given Weekly Course Outline.

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

APM405 - Maintenance and Reliability Management
Details are given Weekly Course Outline.

APM406 - Helicopter Systems
Details are given Weekly Course Outline.

APM408 - Maintenance Flight Test

APM409 - Helicopter Structures

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

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.

ENG204 - Report Writing Skills
This course includes research-based report writing skills. The content includes types of reports and models; the choice of topics, formation of thesis statements, writing paraphrases and summaries, preparation of report outlines, evaluation of print and electronic sources, in-text and end-of-text citation, report presentation in oral and written format. Flipped learning method is utilised to a great extent.

HIST 101 - Principles of Atatürk and History of Turkish Revolution I
The decline of the Ottoman Empire and the developments leading to the Turkish Revolution.

HIST 102 - Principles of Atatürk and History of Turkish Revolution II
Foundation of the Turkish Republic and principles of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk

PHYS104 - Physiscs II: Electricity and Magnetism
Electron Theory; Static Electricity and Conduction; Electric Charge; Properties of Electric Charges; Electric Fields; Gauss' Law; Electric Potential; Potential Difference; Capacitance; Current and Resistance; Amprere’s Low; DC Circuits; Magnetic Fields; Magnetic Field due to Currents; Induction and Inductance; DC Motors; AC Theory; RCL Circuits; Transformers; AC Generators; AC Motors

Non-Technical Elective Courses

ORY 400 - Participation in Social and Cultural Activities
Students must attend at least one social/cultural activity in each semester or at least two activities in each academic year. The activities are announced on the webpage of the departments. The students get an attendance certificate for the participation of each activity. To get a passing grade from this course, students should submit these certificates to their advisors.

Service Courses Taken From Other Departments

COMPE 101 - 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 lab 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: Mechanics
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.

TURK 101 - Turkish Language I
Historical development, structure, and usage of Turkish language, Practice on texts.

TURK 102 - Turkish Language II
Historical development, structure, and usage of Turkish language, Practice on texts