Course Details

ELE 491 Special Topics I
2021-2022 Spring term information

The course is not open this term

Timing data are obtained using weekly schedule program tables. To make sure whether the course is cancelled or time-shifted for a specific week one should consult the supervisor and/or follow the announcements.

Course definition tables are extracted from the ECTS Course Catalog web site of Hacettepe University ( in real-time and displayed here. Please check the appropriate page on the original site against any technical problems. Course data last updated on 26/05/2022.


Course Name Code Semester Theory
Credit ECTS
SPECIAL TOPICS I ELE491 7th Semester 3 0 3 6
Prerequisite(s)ELE220 Circuit Theory II
Course languageEnglish
Course typeElective 
Mode of DeliveryFace-to-Face 
Learning and teaching strategiesLecture
Question and Answer
Problem Solving
Instructor (s)Faculty members 
Course objectiveTeaching the up-to-date topics of Electrical and Electronics Engineering to the BSc level students. 
Learning outcomes
  1. A student who completes the course successfully is aware of the up-to-date advances in a specific field of Electrical and Electronics Engineering,
  2. understands the up-to-date literatüre in this field, discusses his/her learnings, learns method, algorithm etc. related to this topic,
  3. If necessary performs literature search about this topic and represents his findings.
Course ContentContent of the course is determined by the member of faculty in charge. 
ReferencesDetermined by the member of faculty in charge. 

Course outline weekly

Week 1Determined by the member of faculty in charge
Week 2Determined by the member of faculty in charge
Week 3Determined by the member of faculty in charge
Week 4Determined by the member of faculty in charge
Week 5Determined by the member of faculty in charge
Week 6Determined by the member of faculty in charge
Week 7Determined by the member of faculty in charge
Week 8Determined by the member of faculty in charge
Week 9Determined by the member of faculty in charge
Week 10Determined by the member of faculty in charge
Week 11Determined by the member of faculty in charge
Week 12Determined by the member of faculty in charge
Week 13Determined by the member of faculty in charge
Week 14Determined by the member of faculty in charge
Week 15Preparation for Final exam
Week 16Final exam

Assesment methods

Course activitiesNumberPercentage
Field activities00
Specific practical training00
Final exam1100
Percentage of semester activities contributing grade succes00
Percentage of final exam contributing grade succes1100

Workload and ECTS calculation

Activities Number Duration (hour) Total Work Load
Course Duration (x14) 14 3 42
Laboratory 0 0 0
Specific practical training000
Field activities000
Study Hours Out of Class (Preliminary work, reinforcement, ect)148112
Presentation / Seminar Preparation000
Homework assignment000
Midterms (Study duration)000
Final Exam (Study duration) 000
Total Workload2811154

Matrix Of The Course Learning Outcomes Versus Program Outcomes

D.9. Key Learning OutcomesContrubition level*
1. PO1. Possesses the theoretical and practical knowledge required in Electrical and Electronics Engineering discipline.     X
2. PO2. Utilizes his/her theoretical and practical knowledge in the fields of mathematics, science and electrical and electronics engineering towards finding engineering solutions.    X
3. PO3. Determines and defines a problem in electrical and electronics engineering, then models and solves it by applying the appropriate analytical or numerical methods.     X
4. PO4. Designs a system under realistic constraints using modern methods and tools.    X
5. PO5. Designs and performs an experiment, analyzes and interprets the results.    X
6. PO6. Possesses the necessary qualifications to carry out interdisciplinary work either individually or as a team member.     X
7. PO7. Accesses information, performs literature search, uses databases and other knowledge sources, follows developments in science and technology.    X
8. PO8. Performs project planning and time management, plans his/her career development.    X
9. PO9. Possesses an advanced level of expertise in computer hardware and software, is proficient in using information and communication technologies.    X
10. PO10. Is competent in oral or written communication; has advanced command of English.    X
11. PO11. Has an awareness of his/her professional, ethical and social responsibilities.    X
12. PO12. Has an awareness of the universal impacts and social consequences of engineering solutions and applications; is well-informed about modern-day problems.    X
13. PO13. Is innovative and inquisitive; has a high level of professional self-esteem.    X

*1 Lowest, 2 Low, 3 Average, 4 High, 5 Highest

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