Undergraduate Curriculum (2018)

First Semester 
CHEM 101  General Chemistry I Credit: (4-0) 4, ECTS:5, Prerequisite(s): None
CHEM 131  General Chemistry Lab I Credit: (0-4) 2, ECTS:2, Prerequisite(s): None
ENG 101     Development of Reading and Writing Skills I Credit: (3-0) 3, ECTS:3, Prerequisite(s): None
MATH 141   Calculus I Credit: (3-2) 4, ECTS:5, Prerequisite(s): None
MSE 100     Introduction to Materials Science and Engineering Credit: (1-0) 1, ECTS:2, Prerequisite(s): None
MSE 113     Computer Aided Engineering Graphics Credit: (2-2) 3, ECTS:5, Prerequisite(s): None
PHYS 101   General Physics I Credit: (2-2) 3, ECTS:6, Prerequisite(s): None
PHYS 111   General Physics Lab I Credit: (0-2) 1, ECTS:2, Prerequisite(s): None
Total credit: 21, Total ECTS: 30
Second Semester
CHEM 102  General Chemistry II Credit: (4-0) 4, ECTS:5, Prerequisite(s): None
CHEM 132  General Chemistry Lab II Credit: (0-4) 2, ECTS:2, Prerequisite(s): None
ENG 102     Development of Reading and Writing Skills II Credit: (3-0) 3, ECTS:3, Prerequisite(s): None
MATH 142   Calculus II Credit: (3-2) 4, ECTS:6, Prerequisite(s): None
MSE 120     Introduction to Computer Programming Credit: (2-2) 3, ECTS:5, Prerequisite(s): None
PHYS 102   General Physics II Credit: (2-2) 3, ECTS:6, Prerequisite(s): None
PHYS 112   General Physics Lab II Credit: (0-2) 1, ECTS:2, Prerequisite(s): None
Total credit: 20, Total ECTS: 29
Third Semester
ECON 205  Principles of Economics Credit: (3-0) 3, ECTS:4, Prerequisite(s): None
HIST 201    Principles of Ataturk I Credit: (2-0) 0, ECTS:2, Prerequisite(s): None
MATH 255  Differential Equations Credit: (4-0) 4, ECTS:6, Prerequisite(s): None
MSE 201    Materials Science I Credit: (4-0) 4, ECTS:7, Prerequisite(s): None
MSE 205    Materials Thermodynamics Credit: (3-0) 3, ECTS:6, Prerequisite(s): None
MSE 215    Materials Physics Credit: (3-0) 3, ECTS:6, Prerequisite(s): None
TURK 201  Turkish Language I Credit: (2-0) 0, ECTS:2, Prerequisite(s): None
Total credit: 17, Total ECTS: 33
Fourth Semester
HIST 202  Principles of Ataturk II Credit: (2-0) 0, ECTS:2, Prerequisite(s): None
MSE 202   Materials Science II Credit: (4-0) 4, ECTS:7, Prerequisite(s): MSE 201
MSE 204   Materials Chemistry Credit: (3-0) 3, ECTS:6, Prerequisite(s): None
MSE 212   Materials Lab I Credit: (2-2) 3, ECTS:5, Prerequisite(s): MSE 201
MSE 222   Applied Mathematics for MSE Credit: (4-0) 4, ECTS:6, Prerequisite(s): None
TURK 202 Turkish Language II Credit: (2-0) 0, ECTS:2, Prerequisite(s): None
Nontechnical elective Credit: (3-0) 3, ECTS:3, Prerequisite(s): None
Total credit: 17, Total ECTS: 31
Fifth Semester
MSE 300 Summer Practice I Credit: (0-0) 0, ECTS:7, Prerequisite(s): None
MSE 305 Transport Phenomena Credit: (3-0) 3, ECTS:5, Prerequisite(s): None
MSE 307 Physical Metallurgy Credit: (3-0) 3, ECTS:5, Prerequisite(s): MSE 201
MSE 309 Mechanical Behavior of Materials Credit: (3-0) 3, ECTS:5, Prerequisite(s): MSE 202
MSE 313 Introduction to Solid State Physics Credit: (3-0) 3, ECTS:5, Prerequisite(s): MSE 215
Nontechnical elective Credit: (3-0) 3, ECTS:3, Prerequisite(s): None
Total credit: 15, Total ECTS: 30
Sixth Semester
ENG 302 Technical Writing and Communication Credit: (3-0) 3, ECTS:3, Prerequisite(s): None
MSE 310 Materials Characterization Credit: (3-0) 3, ECTS:5, Prerequisite(s): MSE 202
MSE 312 Introduction to Modeling and Simulation in MSE Credit: (2-2) 3, ECTS:5, Prerequisite(s): None
MSE 314 Introduction to Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Credit: (3-0) 3, ECTS:5, Prerequisite(s): None
MSE 316 Materials Lab II Credit: (3-0) 3, ECTS:5, Prerequisite(s): None
Technical elective Credit: (3-0) 3, ECTS:5, Prerequisite(s): None
Nontechnical elective Credit: (3-0) 3, ECTS:3, Prerequisite(s): None
Total credit: 21, Total ECTS: 31
Seventh Semester
MSE 400 Summer Practice II Credit: (0-0) 0, ECTS:7, Prerequisite(s): None
MSE 451 Materials Design Credit: (3-0) 3, ECTS:8, Prerequisite(s): None
MSE 479 Ceramic and Glass Materials Credit: (3-0) 3, ECTS:5, Prerequisite(s): None
Technical elective Credit: (3-0) 3, ECTS:5, Prerequisite(s): None
Technical elective Credit: (3-0) 3, ECTS:5, Prerequisite(s): None
Nontechnical elective Credit: (3-0) 3, ECTS:3, Prerequisite(s): None
Total credit: 15, Total ECTS: 33
Eight Semester
MSE 448 Introduction to Polymer Science Credit: (3-0) 3, ECTS:5, Prerequisite(s): None
MSE 452 Graduation Project Credit: (0-6) 3, ECTS:10, Prerequisite(s): None
Technical elective Credit: (3-0) 3, ECTS:5, Prerequisite(s): None
Technical elective Credit: (3-0) 3, ECTS:5, Prerequisite(s): None
Nontechnical elective Credit: (3-0) 3, ECTS:3, Prerequisite(s): None
Total credit: 15, Total ECTS: 28
Technical Elective Courses
MSE 461 Polymeric Composite Materials Credit: (3-0) 3, ECTS:5, Prerequisite(s): None
MSE 462 Soft Materials Credit: (3-0) 3, ECTS:5, Prerequisite(s): MSE 202
MSE 471 Spectroscopic Characterization of Materials Credit: (3-0) 3, ECTS:5, Prerequisite(s): None
MSE 472 Materials in Bioscience Credit: (3-0) 3, ECTS:5, Prerequisite(s): None
MSE 476 Electroceramic Materials and Electrochemical Devices Credit: (3-0) 3, ECTS:5, Prerequisite(s): None
MSE 477 Iron And Steel Making Credit: (3-0) 3, ECTS:5, Prerequisite(s): None
MSE 481 Smart Materials and Structures Credit: (3-0) 3, ECTS:5, Prerequisite(s): None
Grand total credits: 141, Grand total ECTS: 245
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