Information Package / Course Catalogue
Strength of Materials
Course Code: MKE104
Course Type: Required
Couse Group: Short Cycle (Associate's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 2
Prt.: 0
Credit: 2
Lab: 0
ECTS: 3
Objectives of the Course

It is aimed to gain the basic strength information to be encountered in the design, to gain the competencies to apply strength principles to the sizing and control calculations of machine elements.

Course Content

Dimensional analysis, mechanical properties of materials, Tensile and compressive stress, Strain and modulus of elasticity. Yield stress, Bending beams: bending moment shear stress and bending moment diagrams description, Calculation of collapse in beams, definition of torsion, Connecting elements, rivets, welding and soldering account

Name of Lecturer(s)
Ins. Alpaslan BAŞARIK
Learning Outcomes
1.Identify the elements under the influence of the normal force
2.Dimentioning the elements under the influence of the torsion moment
3.Able to explain the elements under bending moment
4.To solve problems of elements subjected to joint stress
5.Dimentioning the elements of vertical loads
6.Able to analyze the elements under bending loads
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Strength of Materials, İbrahim NEBİLER, 2012
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Tensile and compression stress and Hooke's Law
Week 2 - Theoretical
Support reactions analysis and solving the problem with the equilibrium equations .
Week 3 - Theoretical
Analysis the balconing and distributed loaded beams
Week 4 - Theoretical
Draws the moment, shear and normal force diagrams
Week 5 - Theoretical
Draws the moment, shear and normal force diagrams
Week 6 - Theoretical
Elements are subjected to torsional moment.
Week 7 - Theoretical
Elements are subjected to bending moment.
Week 8 - Theoretical
Elements are subjected to bending moment.
Week 9 - Intermediate Exam
Mid-term exam
Week 10 - Theoretical
Week 11 - Theoretical
Types of joint stresses
Week 12 - Theoretical
Calculation of joint stresses
Week 13 - Theoretical
Calculation of joint stresses
Week 14 - Theoretical
Vertical loaded elements
Week 15 - Theoretical
Investigation the twisted event and Euler equations and slender event.
Week 16 - Final Exam
Final Exam
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%30
Final Examination1%70
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory140228
Assignment100220
Term Project150115
Midterm Examination1516
Final Examination1516
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)75
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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