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Qualification Awarded

Students are awarded with a Short Cycle Degree in Electic upon successful completion of all the requirements in the curriculum and fulfilling all other requirements for graduation.

Level of Qualification

Short Cycle Degree


At the end of the programme the student will;
•have good knowledge of Principles of Atatürk and Recent Turkish History,
•have good knowledge of technical mathematics,
•be able to learn and show knowledge in electrical field independently, have the ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data,
•be well versed in basic computer sciences and requiremens of profession such as software(Windows, Office) and hardware,
•have the knowledge of material, static, mechanic flows and magnetism in topics
•have understanding of the basic electrical equations and rules, analyze DC electrical circuits and use the circuit theorems to solve possible problems, recognize AC circuit equipments and master their specifications,
•have knowledge of electrical machineries’ structure, working principles and control methods,
•interpret the electrical calculation elements and their conversions and solve basic problems, be acknowledged about the structures, working principles and connection rules of electrical measurement equipments,
•design and simulate electrical circuits by CAD programs, realize electrical plans and projects’ drawings,
•have an understanding of the interior and outdoor illumination techniques, calculations and draw the projects,
•design, analyze and practice control systems by PLC,
•having basic knowledge about the production and conduction of electrical energy, having basic knowledge of electrical energy distribution, control and protection,
•have an understanding of semi-conductors, diodes, transistors, integrated circuits, passive and active circuit elements and rectifiers, get knowledge about power electronics’ basic rules and application areas,
•recognize the electrical problems and solve them by using the theory captured by experiment and application, keep up with the new technologies about electricity and to apply them when needed.

Specific Admission Requirements

Students\' admission to higher education is based on a nation-wide Student Selection Examination (OSS). The examination is held once in a year and is administered by the Student Selection and Placement Center (OSYM). Candidates gain access to institutions of higher education based on their composite scores consisting of the scores on the selection examination and their high school grade point averages. ÖSYM

Specific Arrangements for Recognition of Prior Learning

The students of our University have the right to request the recognition of their prior learning at different universities. For the recognition of their prior learning, they should submit their transcript and course contents to the relevant department in the first semester of their registration year.

Qualification Requirements and Regulations

The requirements for getting Short Cycle Degree are to complete (120 ECTS) credit hours as listed below and to fulfill all other requirements.
a. (104 ECTS) Credit hours covering (21) compulsory courses as detailed in the curriculum.
b. (16 ECTS) Credit hours covering (4) optional courses as detailed in the curriculum.

Profile of The Programme

The basic orientation of this programme is to train specialists in the field of electric by forming their basic competences in professional, technical and communicative subjects. The study contains the basic courses of electric together with preparing the students for the first cycle degree. The professional knowledge, skills and attitudes gained during the study form basic competences for performing as a technician.

Program Learning Outcomes
After successful completion of this program, the students will be able to;
Occupational Profiles of Graduates

The occupational profiles of the graduates contain:
•Professional readiness and level of professional adaptibility to conditions and requirements from the practice or basic professional education as the precondition for the follow-up technician in industry.

Access to Further Studies

After completing the short cycle degree programme, it is possible for the students to continue further studies in the first cycle degree programme on condition that they succeed in Vertical Transfer Exam (DGS).

Examination Regulations, Assesment and Grading

In the evaluation of course grading, depending on the type of the course, oral exams, homeworks, projects or laboratory works are taken into consideration. As for the assesment of the examinations; one midterm exam and/or other studies which take the place of mid-term exam has the contribution of 40% and the contribution of the final exam to the course grade is 60%. The research projects in the students\'own fields are conducted by the teaching staff for the students\' own development. A make-up exam is given to students with certified excuses accepted by the relevant executive board within one day after the final examinations are over.

Graduation Requirements

The requirements to graduate from Electric programme are based on the following conditions:
*to be succesfull from all the courses required for graduation within the time period defined in the related regulation and to finish the study programme with the GPA of at least 2.00

Mode of Study
Full - Time
ECTS Coordinator

Lecturer H.Hüseyin UYSAL


Mehmet Akif Ersoy University Technical Sciences Vocational School of Higher Education Electric Programme 15100 Burdur Turkey
Tel:+90 248 213 4553
Fax:+90 248 2345604

Course & Program Outcomes Matrix
Course Unit Title
Foreign Language-I (English)
Alternative Current Circuits
Asynchronous and Synchronous Machines
Atatürk'sPrinciples and TheHistory of Revol
Basic Electronics
Computer Aided Project
Digital Electronics
Direct Current Circuits
Electric Installation Plans
Electromechanical Control Systems
Factory Production Techniques
Foreign Language-II (English)
General Mathematics
Introduction To Installation
Measurement Technique
Power Electronics
Programmable Controllers
Special Design Motors
Special Installation
Transformer and Direct Current Machines
Transmission, Generation and Distribution Of Electrical Energy
Turkish Language
Winding Technique
Workplace Pratice
Workplace Training
Evaluation Questionnaires
 1. Stating the content and objectives at the beginning of the course
 2. Supplementing the course with current issues
 3. The clarity of the exam questions and their appropriateness to the course
 4. The contribution of the course to your knowledge and skills
 5. Access to the course sources
 6. The relativeness of the course compared to the other courses in the department
 7. The selection of the sources according to the objectives of the course
 8. The contribution of the assignments to the course
 THE EVALUATION OF THE INSTRUCTOR Very Good Good Average Poor Very Poor No Idea
 1. The way the instructor handles the course
 2. The instructor's competence in answering the questions in the class
 3. The instructor's encouragement to take part in the class by allowing different ideas and comments
 4. The instructor's preparation for the class
 5. The efficient use of class time
 6. The instructor's in-class management
 7. The instructor's objective evaluation of the exams and assignments
 8. The instructor's punctual and regular attendance
 9. The instructor's rapport with the students
 10. The availability of the instructor’s time except for the class time and the sufficiency of the time s/he allocates to you
Graduates who successfully complete this program;
 1. have high level information and skills supported by the course books that include the most recent information, application equipment and other scientific sources related to education technologies, teaching profession, general information and basic sciences; use these informations and skills in daily life and in jobs,
 2. examine and evaluate concepts about education technology and teaching profession, ideas and data with scientific methods; diagnose, analyze and discuss complicated problems and subjects; develop suggestions based on scientific discoveries and evidences,
 3. inform the audiences who are not expert and do not have information about education technology and teaching profession; express related ideas about these problems and solutions with written and oral,
 4. have learning to learn, self control, critical thinking, creative thinking skills and perform independent studies related to study field,
 5. get responsibilities and try to produce solutions when faced with unexpected and complicated cases in applications of education technologies and teaching professions,
 6. know students’ interests, wishes and needs; know social, cultural and economic properties of families and environment; plan, apply and manage learning and teaching process suitable for these properties; get students active participation in learning process,
 7. know information about education technologies and teaching professions and comprehend adequately; have information about foreign language in level of communicating with professional colleagues,
 8. have information about computer software and hardware in level of teaching computer and information and communication technologies courses and supporting other teachers; use information and communication technologies,
 9. consider social, scientific and ethic values in levels of gathering data, analyzing, interpreting, announcing when doing teaching professions or working in private sector, being researcher or source of data,
 10. continuously try to develop with doing self assessment; be on new information and ideas ; play affective role in developing of themselves and their intuition; know and behave according to the laws about their job, main values and principles, know the rights about job security and social security; have conscious about protecting social values and environment,
 11. evaluate students’ improvement and learning, get students to evaluate themselves and other students; use the results of evaluation for better instruction; share the results with student, family, managers and teachers.

 1. Your percentage of attendance
 2. Did you do any preparations for this course? (except some activites like quiz, homework, labs,mid-term exams, final exams)


a. If yes, preparation time per week (hour)

 3. Did you do any assignments as a part of this course?


a. If yes, number of the assignments done

b. Average time spent in preparing the assignment (hour)

 4. Did you prepare any presentations or seminars as a part of this course?


a. If yes, number of the presentation/seminar done

b. Average time spent in preparing each presentation/seminar (hour)

 5. Did you take a midterm exam in this course?


a. If yes,number of the mid-term exams you done

b. The average time you spent on preparing for each mid-term exam (hour)

 6. Did you make any projects as a part of this course?


a. If yes, number of the projects done

b. The average time you spent on doing each project (hour)

 7. Did you attend any laboratory work as a part of this course?


a.If yes, number of the laboratory works you attended

b.The average time you spent on each work (hour)

 8. Did you attend any field surveys as a part of this course?


a. If yes, number of field surveys you attended

b. If yes, the average time you spent on each survey (hour)

 9. Did you take the final exam of this course?


a. If yes, the average time you spent on the final exam (hour)


  1st  Year (Fall Semester)
 Course Code Course Title Type of Course N.C.* ECTS
  17103 Direct Current Circuits Required 4 6
  17180 Foreign Language-I (English) Required 2 2
  17111 Transformer and Direct Current Machines Required 3 5
  17107 Measurement Technique Required 4 5
  17101 General Mathematics Required 2 2
  17105 Basic Electronics Required 2 4
  17109 Introduction To Installation Required 4 6
    Total 21 30

  1st  Year (Spring Semester)
 Course Code Course Title Type of Course N.C.* ECTS
  17280 Foreign Language-II (English) Required 2 2
  17106 Electromechanical Control Systems Required 4 5
  17108 Computer Aided Project Required 3 5
  17104 Transmission, Generation and Distribution Of Electrical Energy Required 3 5
  17102 Alternative Current Circuits Required 4 5
  17112 Special Design Motors Elective 3 4
  17110 Programmable Controllers Elective 3 4
    Total 22 30
    Annual Total : 43 60

  2nd  Year (Fall Semester)
 Course Code Course Title Type of Course N.C.* ECTS
  17203 Factory Production Techniques Required 3 4
  17209 Special Installation Required 3 4
  17207 Electric Installation Plans Required 4 5
  17205 Asynchronous and Synchronous Machines Required 3 4
  17201 Winding Technique Required 4 5
  17211 Digital Electronics Elective 3 4
  17213 Power Electronics Elective 3 4
    Total 23 30

  2nd  Year (Spring Semester)
 Course Code Course Title Type of Course N.C.* ECTS
  17170 Turkish Language Required 4 4
  17204 Workplace Training Required 7 12
  17160 Atatürk'sPrinciples and TheHistory of Revol Required 4 4
  17202 Workplace Pratice Required 10 10
    Total 25 30
    Annual Total : 48 60

* N.C.: National Credit

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