Information Package / Course Catalogue
Coastal Areas Planning and Design
Course Code: ZPM504
Course Type: Area Elective
Couse Group: Second Cycle (Master's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 3
Prt.: 0
Credit: 3
Lab: 0
ECTS: 8
Objectives of the Course

The aim of this course is giving some information about planning and design of coastal areas by connected with drawing attention to the coastal areas where heavily used and scarce resources

Course Content

The importance of the coasts, a variety features of sea-lakes and rivers, coastal morphology, human activities along the coasts, coastal planning and coastal zone management, coastal planning - design studies in various countries, coastal planning-design studies in Turkey, coastal problems and possibilities of elimination are discussed in the course

Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1.Learning the features of Sea, lakes and rivers
2.Following the works about the planning and design of coastal in various countries and to evaluate and follow developments
3.Criticizing the coastal planning and management of applications
4.Understanding the importance role of the landscape architect about the coastal areas of planning, design and implementation stages
5.In the studies, be able to use initiative, acquire to abide by the principles of scientific and ethical values
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Kılıçaslan, Ç. 1999. Rekreasyonel Ve Turistik Amaçlı Kullanımların İzmir Ve Yakın Çevresi Örneğinde Deniz Kıyılarına Etkisi Üzerine Araştırmalar, Ege Üniversitesi Fen Bilimleri Enstitüsü Yüksek Lisans Tezi.
2.Kılıçaslan, Ç. 2004. Akarsuların Kentsel Gelişme – Dönüşüm Süreci İçinde Çeşitli Kullanımlar Yönünden Etkileşimlerinin İzmir Kenti Örneğinde Ortaya Konulması, Ege Üniversitesi Fen Bilimleri Enstitüsü Doktora Tezi
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Course Introduction, scope, method and requirements
Week 2 - Theoretical
The basic concepts of the coast - definitions
Week 3 - Theoretical
Importance of coastal areas, the need for planning-design in coastal areas management, the realationship bettven coastal planning and coastal zone management
Week 4 - Theoretical
Determination of term paper topics
Week 5 - Theoretical
Morphological characteristics of coastals
Week 6 - Theoretical
Morphological characteristics of coastals
Week 7 - Theoretical
Planning and design of coastal areas
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Mid-term exam
Week 9 - Theoretical
The studies of coastal planning – design, coastal issues and elimination opportunities at several countries and Turkey
Week 10 - Theoretical
Laws – regulations, related to coastal zone management
Week 11 - Theoretical
Laws – regulations, related to coastal zone management
Week 12 - Theoretical
Human activities/ constructional activities on coastals
Week 13 - Theoretical
Human activities/ constructional activities on coastals
Week 14 - Theoretical
Discussion of the work term report
Week 15 - Theoretical
Discussion of the work term report
Week 16 - Final Exam
Final exam
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%30
Final Examination1%40
Term Assignment1%30
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory14102168
Term Project1617
Midterm Examination110111
Final Examination113114
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)200
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PÇ-1
PÇ-2
PÇ-3
PÇ-4
PÇ-5
OÇ-1
5
OÇ-2
4
OÇ-3
5
OÇ-4
2
OÇ-5
5
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