FACULTY OF ENGINEERINGCIVIL ENGINEERING

CE492 COASTAL ENGINEERING II

Course Code: 5620492
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 5.0
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Prof.Dr. AHMET CEVDET YALÇINER
Offered Semester: Fall or Spring Semesters.

Course Objective

The objectives of this course is convey the basic information about the coatstal processes such as coastal currents, principles of coastal sediment transport, coastal erosion and control, soft and hard measures, coastal pollution control, data collection in field and laboratory.

Course Content

Coastal currents, principles of coastal sediment transport, coastal erosion and control, coastal pollution control, data collection in field and laboratory.

Learning Outcomes

The basic information about coastal processes, how the hydrodynamics of waves occur in nearshore region, types and characteristics of sediment, the parameters effecting transport mechanism of in the nearshore region, types and characteristics of pollutants, the details of circulation, dispersion, all aspects of sea outfals