Information Package / Course Catalogue
Gemstones Mineralogy
Course Code: KTT105
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: 2
Objectives of the Course

On the basis of mineralogy of gem stones is aimed to give information.

Course Content

Classification and geology with solid concepts of jewelry pieces are processed.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Ins. Ufuk ÖREN
Learning Outcomes
1.Gem stones to be knowledgeable about the geology.
2.Gem stones to be knowledgeable about the mineralogy.
3.To divide the class gem stones.
4.To distinguish from each other gem stones.
5.To be able to use the gemology laboratory.
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Murat Hatipoğlu, Ornamental Stones Mineralogy
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Building blocks that make up the Earth's crust
Week 2 - Theoretical
The main elements that make up the Earth's crust
Week 3 - Theoretical
Solids that make up the Earth's crust
Week 4 - Theoretical
Genetic classification of gem stones.
Week 5 - Theoretical
Classification of mineral types of gem stones
Week 6 - Theoretical
Classification of mineral types of gem stones
Week 7 - Theoretical
High economic value gem stones
Week 8 - Theoretical
High economic value gem stones
Week 9 - Theoretical
Class nature of gem stones
Week 10 - Theoretical
Class nature of gem stones
Week 11 - Theoretical
The geology of the quartz group of ornamental stone
Week 12 - Theoretical
The geology of the Corendon group of ornamental stone
Week 13 - Theoretical
Diamond and geology
Week 14 - Theoretical
Diamond and geology
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory140228
Assignment1055
Individual Work1033
Midterm Examination1527
Final Examination1527
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)50
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
OÇ-1
5
5
OÇ-2
5
5
OÇ-3
5
5
OÇ-4
5
5
OÇ-5
5
5
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