Information Package / Course Catalogue
Alternative Energy Sources
Course Code: MKE258
Course Type: Area Elective
Couse Group: Short Cycle (Associate's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 2
Prt.: 2
Credit: 3
Lab: 0
ECTS: 3
Objectives of the Course

Informing about the use and application of different energy sources besides existing energy sources.

Course Content

Renewable Energy Varieties, Economic Situation, Country Based Use

Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1.Learning the basic concepts of clean and renewable energy sources
2.Learning the theoretical and practical knowledge about the structure and operation of power plants using different energy sources
3.Classify alternative energy sources.
4.Know the energy resources in the world and Turkey.
5.Knows global warming and its effects.
Recommended or Required Reading
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Energy and Energy Terminology
Week 2 - Theoretical
Solar energy
Week 3 - Theoretical
Solar Energy Technologies and Applications
Week 4 - Theoretical
Heating and Cooling Systems with Solar Energy
Week 5 - Theoretical
Biomass Energy
Week 6 - Theoretical
Briquetting and Briquetting of Biomass
Week 7 - Theoretical
Biogas Energy
Week 8 - Theoretical
Biomass Energetic Heat Power Plants
Week 9 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm Examination
Week 10 - Theoretical
Wind Energy Source
Week 11 - Theoretical
Alternative Fuels Used in Engines
Week 12 - Theoretical
Biomotorin (Biodiesel) fuel
Week 13 - Theoretical
Vehicle Oils and Lubrication on Vehicles
Week 14 - Theoretical
Vegetable Oils and Lubrication
Week 15 - Theoretical
Boron and Energy, Stirling Engines and Solar Energy
Week 16 - Final Exam
Final Examination
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%30
Final Examination1%70
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory140228
Lecture - Practice140228
Assignment160116
Midterm Examination1011
Final Examination1011
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)74
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PÇ-1
PÇ-2
PÇ-3
PÇ-4
PÇ-5
PÇ-6
PÇ-7
PÇ-8
PÇ-9
PÇ-10
OÇ-1
2
OÇ-2
2
OÇ-3
2
OÇ-4
2
OÇ-5
2
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