Course Code: 5620410
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(2-2)
ECTS Credit: 7.0
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Prof.Dr. DOĞAN H. ALTINBİLEK
Offered Semester: Fall Semesters.

Course Objective

-Introduce the students to professional practice. -Involve the students in open-minded design and emphasize the importance of interdisciplinary planning, coordination, communication and technical report writing. -Perform the tasks of a preliminary civil engineering design. -Prepare, submit and present civil engineering deliverables.

Course Content

Involving the students in the conception, planning and design of civil engineering projects. Integration of information, ideas, and concepts from previous courses of different disciplines into a comprehensive design effort. Methodology for formulating and solving design problems in an open-ended solution space. Ethics, professional responsibilities
Prerequisite: Consent of the department

Learning Outcomes

This course aims to provide a learning activity in which the analytical knowledge gained from previous courses of different disciplines is joined with the practice of engineering in a final hands-on project. It is hoped that the course will bring the practical side of engineering design in the classroom and provide design experience for the students.