First Cycle Programmes (Bachelor's Degree)
TURGUT KIRAN MARINE COLLEGE - Maritime Transportation and Management Engineering - Lisans
General Description
History

The Department of Maritime Transportation and Management Engineering was established within the Recep Tayyip Erdogan University Turgut Kıran Maritime Academy in 2009 and started student enrolment in the same year. Compliance of the curriculum of the Department of Maritime Transportation and Management Engineering to the A-II/1 and A-II/2 Education Standards of International Maritime Organization (IMO) STCW Convention has been approved by Turkish Ministry of Transportation, Maritime Affairs and Communications. Students are accepted into the department based on YGS-1 unit of The Student Selection Examination. Successful students must pass “The Physical Proficiency Test and Interviews” to ensure all students are fit for maritime service. Study period consists of 5 years, the first year is for English Preparation Course and the last four years are for undergraduate education. Students are obliged to wear uniform. The education covers college girls and boys.

Qualification Awarded

The Bachelor Degree of “Recep Tayyip Erdogan University Turgut Kıran Maritime College, Maritime Transportation and Management Engineering” is provided to the graduate students of the Department of Maritime Transportation and Management Engineering. Those graduate students entitled to take the examination of “Watchkeeping Officer” is organized by Turkish Ministry of Transportation, Maritime Affairs and Communications, Maritime Transportation General management in accordance with the provisions of “The Regulation regarding the principles of the Training, Certification, Examination, Watch-keeping, Registering and Equipment”. The graduates of this department can be assigned as “Watchkeeping Officer “on various international/national merchant ships. Moreover, besides STCW-95 Certification Courses, “Basic Maritime Training” and “Officer Training “courses can be opened with permission of Turkish Ministry of Transportation, Maritime Affairs and Communications, Maritime Transportation General management

Level of Qualification (Short Cycle , First Cycle , Second Cycle, Third Cycle)

Specific Admission Requirements

1-High school diploma, 2-Placement through a centralized national university placement examination, (ÖSYS, YGS-1) 3-English Preperation Course For first year or Certificate of English Proficiency (TOEFL score of 500 or equivalent) 4-Seafarer Healthy Certificate 5-Successful students must pass “The Physical Proficiency Test and Interviews” to ensure all students are fit for maritime service

Specific Arrangements For Recognition Of Prior Learning (Formal, Non-Formal and Informal)

Recognition of prior learning is at the beginning stage in the Turkish Higher Education System. Recep Tayyip Erdogan University and hence the Department of Maritime Transportation and Management is no exception to this. However, exams of exemption are organised at the start of each term at the University for courses compulsory in the curriculum, such as Foreign Languages and Basic Computing. The students who have completed the learning process for these courses on his/her own or through other means, and believe that they have achieved the learning outcomes specified are given the right to take the exemption exam. The students who achieve a passing grade from these exams are held exempt from the related course in the curriculum, and this grade is entered into the transcript of the student.

Qualification Requirements and Regulations

Certificate of English proficency, Passing all courses, a year oversea training practice. The degree is awarded to students who have successfully completed all the courses in the curriculum including summer practices, with a CGPA of 2.00 out of 4.00.

Profile of The Programme

The department of Maritime Transportation and Management Engineering is committed to addressing the educational and research needs to ensure sustainable management of the maritime resources. Main research activities involve ship handling, port and agency management.

Occupational Profiles of Graduates With Examples

The graduates of the Department of Maritime Transportation and Management Engineering has many opportunities of employment in a varitey of state and private maritime companies. The students, which are graduated in our department, are taking place and working in port and agency management and on board.

Access to Further Studies

The student who have completed the department may apply to Master of Science in variety of fields in the department.

Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading

The examination, assessment and grading regulations have been set up for the university by the University Senate and the Department of Maritime Transportation and Management is bound by these regulations. Each course is assessed via a midterm exam, a second mid-term exam composed of quizzes, homeworks and assignments, and a final end-of-term exam, with contributions of 30%, 20% and 50% respectively. The marking is made out of 100. Grades of 81-100 is assigned a letter grade of AA, 76-80 BA, 70-75 BB, 60-69 CB, 50-59 CC, 45-49 DC, 40-44 DD, 30-39 FD and 0-29 FF. The AA is the highest grade and has a grade credit of 4.00, BA 3.5, BB 3.0, CB 2.5, CC 2.0, DC 1.5, DD 1.0, FD 0.5 and FF 0.0. Grades of AA to CC are pass, DD to FF fail, and DC is conditional pass and requires a CGPA of at least 2.0 for that term. The details given for each course in the programme include the detailed assessment methods together with a description of the second mid-term exam.

Graduation Requirements

The graduation requirements for the Department of Maritime Transportation and Management Engineering are the same as the qualification requirements and regulations. There is no additional requirement to secure the Bachelor's Degree provided that the students have passed all the courses in the curriculum with at least a DC grade, had a cumulative gross point average of at least 2.00 out of 4.00, and completed the compulsory practical placement period of 365 days and had a passing grade for the reports prepared for these placements.

Mode of Study (Full-Time, Part-Time, E-Learning )

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Address, Programme Director or Equivalent

Head of The Department: Dr. Şengül ŞANLIER Phone : 0464 311 10 71 (internal 2603) Fax: 0464 311 10 72 E-mail : sengul.sanlier@erdogan.edu.tr Bologna&Erasmus Coordinator: Dr. Şengül ŞANLIER Farabi Coordinator: Cpt. Ahmet Emre PİRİM

Facilities

Department of Maritime Transportation and Management Engineering has a modern campus located in Derepazarı, Rize. In the department, full mission bridge simulator, GMDSS simulator, tanker simulator, marine engines simulator, navigation, seamanship, safety at sea, first aid medical care, maritime chemistry and computer laboratories are available. Department also has Maritime Safety Training Centre located close to the school campus. Other facilities in our campus are student clubs, dormitory, mess hall, canteen.

Key Learning Outcomes
1demonstrate effective written, oral and visual communication skills
2demonstrate skills in team building, group dynamics and collaboration.
3learn STCW 78 as amended
4use different learning strategies for different situations.
5understand and practice to the ethical professional standards outlined by the International Maritime Organization (IMO) and mariners ethic rules
6protect and prevent marine environment from pollution.
7have the capacity to develop and answer research questions for maritime sector.
8provide knowledge about ship management and handling on merchant vessels.
9relate engineering applications with mathematics, fundamental sciences and engineering sciences.
10use scientific method to solve engineering problems which they may face during their work.
11create and develop life-long learning behavior.
12acquire information related to quality control, safety, security and inspection.
13Bağımsız davranma, inisiyatif kullanma ve yaratıcılık becerisine sahip olabilme
14Mühendislik uygulamaları için gerekli çağdaş teknikleri ve hesaplama araçlarını kullanabilme
15Genel yazılı, sözlü ve görsel iletişim araçlarını kullanabilir
Key Programme Learning Outcomes - NQF for HE in Turkey
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Course Structure Diagram with Credits
T : Theoretical P: Practice L : Laboratory
1. Semester
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseTPLECTSMufredatID
YBD121English ICompulsory3003556
DUM103Maritime ChemistryCompulsory2013556
MAT101Mathematics 1Compulsory4004556
DUM123Navigation ICompulsory3204556
FIZ121PhysıcsCompulsory3014556
DUM125Physical Fitness & SwimmingCompulsory1201556
AITB191Principles of Atatürk and History of Revolution ICompulsory2002556
DUM121Safety at Sea ICompulsory2203556
DUM107Seamanship 1Compulsory3104556
TDB101Turkish Language 1Compulsory2000556
Total257228
2. Semester
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseTPLECTSMufredatID
YBD120Compulsory3003556
AITB192Ataturk's Principles and The History of Turkish Renovation IICompulsory2000556
FIZ120Electric-ElectronicsCompulsory3013556
MAT102Mathematics 2Compulsory4006556
DUM122Navigation IICompulsory2205556
DUM120Safety at Sea IICompulsory2203556
DUM108Seamanship 1Compulsory3103556
TDB102Turkish Language 2Compulsory2000556
DUM126Watchkeeping Standarts ICompulsory3003556
Total245126
3. Semester
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseTPLECTSMufredatID
DUM241Marine Communication ICompulsory2102556
DUM243Maritime English ICompulsory2003556
MATD203Mathematics IIICompulsory4005556
DUM245MechanicalCompulsory4003556
DUM213MeteorologyCompulsory2003556
DUM239Navigation IIICompulsory3205556
DUM235Safety at Sea IIICompulsory2103556
DUM203Ship Construction 1Compulsory3002556
DUM215Technical DrawingCompulsory2104556
Total245030
4. Semester
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseTPLECTSMufredatID
ENF244Basic İnformation TechonologyCompulsory3102556
DUM214Cargo Handling and Ship Stability 1Compulsory4104556
DUM238Firs Aid and Madical CareCompulsory1203556
DUM244Maritime English IICompulsory2003556
DUM240Navigation IVCompulsory3204556
DUM236Safety at Sea IVCompulsory1104556
DUM206Ship Maneuvering 1Compulsory2104556
DUM246StatisticsCompulsory2006556
Total188030
5. Semester
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseTPLECTSMufredatID
DUM303Cargo Handling and Ship Stability 2Compulsory3104556
DUM347Electronical Navigation Systems ICompulsory3103556
DUM341International Maritime Conventions ICompulsory2002556
DUM337Marine Communication IICompulsory2206556
DUM343Maritime English IIICompulsory3002556
DUM335Maritime Law ICompulsory3004556
DUM345Maritime ManagementCompulsory2002556
DUM315Port and Terminal OperationsCompulsory2003556
DUM339Safety and Quality ManagementCompulsory3004556
Total234030
6. Semester
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseTPLECTSMufredatID
DUM306Long Term Sea Training - 7 MonthsCompulsory1020030556
Total1020030
7. Semester
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseTPLECTSMufredatID
DUM421Cargo Handling and Ship Stability 3Compulsory3104556
DUM443Maritime English IVCompulsory2003556
DUM439Maritime InsuranceCompulsory2002556
DUM407Maritime Law 2Compulsory3000556
DUM429Navigation VCompulsory2203556
DUM427Safety at Sea VCompulsory1102556
DUM405Ship Construction 2Compulsory2002556
DUM411Ship Power PlantCompulsory2003556
DUM437Tanker Operation ICompulsory2202556
DUM435Technical ManagementCompulsory2002556
DUM441Transportation Systems And LogisticsCompulsory2002556
DUM445Watchkeeping Standarts IICompulsory2103556
Total257028
8. Semester
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseTPLECTSMufredatID
DUM430Electronical Navigation Systems IICompulsory3103556
TEZ408Graduation ProjectCompulsory0206556
DUM422International Maritime Conventions IICompulsory2002556
DUM434Maritime Commercial OperetionsCompulsory2003556
DUM424Meteorology and OceanographyCompulsory2003556
DUM412Personnel ManagementCompulsory2002556
DUM402Ship Maneuvering 2Compulsory2104556
DUM432SimulatorCompulsory2403556
DUM426Tanker Operation IICompulsory2204556
Total1710030
Elective Courses Group