Information Package / Course Catalogue
Bridge
Course Code: TS802
Course Type: Non Departmental Elective
Couse Group: Short Cycle (Associate's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 2
Prt.: 0
Credit: 2
Lab: 0
ECTS: 2
Objectives of the Course

The aim of course is to teach and how to play bridge which is accepted as sports and has many players within the body of “Turkish bridge federation”.

Course Content

Bridge game is played with 4 people and has two stages. 1-Decleration: Players declare and decide on what level the game will be played. 2-Game: To complete the game on decided declared level.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1.- To make the internationally recognised game known well.
2.- To teach youngsters bridge which provides social contacts and brain excersise.
3.- To make bridge game widespread which has no limitation such as gender, language and age.
4.- To make students gain skills for focusing, ability to think in multiple ways and planning.
5.- To bring up players who will be able to attend at national and international level competitions and form a faculty bridge team.
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Ethem Urkaç, Briç - Sistem Kitabı, Troya Yayınları
2.Pierre Jais Michel Lebel (Çev:Şiar YALÇIN), Yeni Beşli Majör, İnkılap Kitabevi
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
International rules and basic principles of bridge
Week 2 - Theoretical
Declaration (biddings), playing and scoring
Week 3 - Theoretical
Openings at the one level
Week 4 - Theoretical
Responding to openings at the one level
Week 5 - Theoretical
two-level openings, tree-level opening and responding
Week 6 - Theoretical
No-trump openings, Responding to 1NT Opening, Forcing Declaration
Week 7 - Theoretical
Unbalanced hands declaration
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
vize
Week 9 - Theoretical
Game Declarations
Week 10 - Theoretical
Slam and Grand slam Bids in Bridge
Week 11 - Theoretical
Overcalls, two diamonds openings, respondings
Week 12 - Theoretical
Blackwood
Week 13 - Theoretical
Squeezing
Week 14 - Theoretical
Team matches, binary tournaments
Week 15 - Theoretical
General assessment
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory141242
Midterm Examination1112
Final Examination1213
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)47
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
PÇ-11
PÇ-12
PÇ-13
PÇ-14
PÇ-15
PÇ-16
PÇ-17
PÇ-18
OÇ-1
5
OÇ-2
5
OÇ-3
5
OÇ-4
5
OÇ-5
5
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