Information Package / Course Catalogue
Introduction to Basic Physics
Course Code: FİZ173
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: 4
Objectives of the Course

Objective of this course is to introduce laws of motion and to apply them to various situations, and to establish a relationship between the force, work and energy while emphasizing universality of these concepts.

Course Content

Vectors, Describing motion, Laws of motion and its applications, Work and energy, Conservation of Energy and Momentum, Rotational, Vibrational Motion and Waves. Laws of motions and fluid mechanics and thermodynamics.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Assoc. Prof. Haydar UNCU
Ins. Ali BÜYÜKMERT
Ins. Muhittin TURAN
Learning Outcomes
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Recommended or Required Reading
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Physical quantities, vectors and scalars
Week 2 - Theoretical
Motion in one dimension
Week 3 - Theoretical
Vectors and Motion in two dimension
Week 4 - Theoretical
Laws of motion and dynamics
Week 5 - Theoretical
Circular motion and other applications of Newton’s Laws
Week 6 - Theoretical
Work, kinetic and potential energy
Week 7 - Theoretical
Linear momentum and collisions
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm Exam
Week 9 - Theoretical
Rotation of rigid bodies, Rolling motion and angular momentum
Week 10 - Theoretical
Rotation of rigid bodies, Rolling motion and angular momentum
Week 11 - Theoretical
Elasticity and vibration motion
Week 12 - Theoretical
Waves and basic properties
Week 13 - Theoretical
Introduction to fluid physics
Week 14 - Theoretical
Kinetic theory and heat and temperature
Week 15 - Theoretical
Thermodynamics Principles and basic examples
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%30
Final Examination1%60
Quiz2%10
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory141470
Quiz2205
Midterm Examination110212
Final Examination114216
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)103
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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