Information Package / Course Catalogue
The Gemstones of Turkey
Course Code: KTT108
Course Type: Required
Couse Group: Short Cycle (Associate's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 3
Prt.: 0
Credit: 3
Lab: 0
ECTS: 3
Objectives of the Course

In this course, students, gem stone processing in Turkey, with reserves being mined in Turkey or jewelry intended to give theoretical knowledge about stones.

Course Content

Turkey's gem stones, describes mines and workshops.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Ins. Ufuk ÖREN
Learning Outcomes
1.To learn Turkey's gemological inventory.
2.To be informed about the move as workshops jewel in Turkey.
3.Turkey's economic jewels may have information about a potential move.
4.To carry out the gem mining in Turkey.
5.To be able to apply the new methods by examining the gemstone mining in the world.
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Murat Hatipoglu, Jewellery and Stone Mining in Turkey
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Machinery and equipment used in Turkey gem stone processing workshop .
Week 2 - Theoretical
Machinery and equipment used in Turkey gem stone processing workshop .
Week 3 - Theoretical
The shop carries jewelry in Turkey and installation considerations spots
Week 4 - Theoretical
Amethyst stone mining is done in Turkey
Week 5 - Theoretical
Diaspor stone mining is done in Turkey
Week 6 - Theoretical
Chalcedony stone mining is done in Turkey
Week 7 - Theoretical
Meerschaum stone mining is done in Turkey
Week 8 - Theoretical
Jet stone mining is done in Turke
Week 9 - Theoretical
Turkey's gem stones Agat, Dendritl Opal , Hematite .
Week 10 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm Exam
Week 11 - Theoretical
Turkey's gem stones Chrysoprase, silicified wood , Almandin , Rodonoit
Week 12 - Theoretical
Turkey's gem stones aquamarine, Sorlin , Goshenite , Morganite .
Week 13 - Theoretical
Turkey's gem stones Rubellite, Quartz, Helidor
Week 14 - Theoretical
Turkey's gem stones Spessartine, Obsidian , Kemmererit
Week 15 - Theoretical
Turkey's gem stones Purple Jadeite, Black Coral , Nephritis, Moonstone .
Week 16 - Final Exam
Final exam
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory140342
Assignment101010
Land Work20510
Midterm Examination1426
Final Examination1437
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)75
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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OÇ-1
4
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5
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4
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4
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3
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3
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1
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4
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5
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2
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