COURSE INFORMATION
Course CodeCourse TitleL+P HourSemesterECTS
OTOM 435VEHICLE SAFETY AND COMFORT SYSTEMS3 + 05th Semester4

COURSE DESCRIPTION
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Elective
Course Objective To introduce the systems in vehicles implemented for minimizing traffic accidents, looses after the accidents and improving the comfort of vehicles.
Course Content People detection rates, effects of G force on human health, resistance to changes of the physical conditions, response to the physical effects, the effects of centrifugal force on the vehicle. Passive safety, passive safety systems, definition and functions, positive / negative effects on humans, working thresholds. Definition of active safety, parts and systems of active safety. Effects of ABS and sub-programs (ASR, ESP programs etc.) on vehicles motion.
Prerequisites No prerequisites.
Corequisite No corequisites.
Mode of Delivery Face to face

COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES
1Understands the fundamentals of traffic safety, vehicle and road.
2Knows the active safety systems and their importance.
3Knows the passive safety systems and their importance.
4Recognizes the vehicle code system and its parts, knows how it works.

COURSE'S CONTRIBUTION TO PROGRAM
PO 01PO 02PO 03PO 04PO 05PO 06PO 07PO 08PO 09PO 10PO 11
LO 01           
LO 02           
LO 03           
LO 04           
Sub Total           
Contribution00000000000

ECTS ALLOCATED BASED ON STUDENT WORKLOAD BY THE COURSE DESCRIPTION
ActivitiesQuantityDuration (Hour)Total Work Load (Hour)
Course Duration14342
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice)6212
Mid-terms12020
Final examination13030
Total Work Load

ECTS Credit of the Course






104

4

COURSE DETAILS
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 Course TermNoInstructors
Details 2020-2021 Fall1İSMAİL ÖZTÜRK

Course Details
Course Code:  OTOM 435 Course Title:  VEHICLE SAFETY AND COMFORT SYSTEMS
L+P Hour : 3 + 0   Course Code : 1   Language Of Instruction: Turkish Course Semester :  2020-2021 Fall
Course Coordinator :  ASSISTANT PROFESSOR İSMAİL ÖZTÜRK E-Mail:  ismailo@pau.edu.tr, Phone Number :  296 4116,
Course Location TEK A0104,
Goals : To introduce the systems in vehicles implemented for minimizing traffic accidents, looses after the accidents and improving the comfort of vehicles.
Content : People detection rates, effects of G force on human health, resistance to changes of the physical conditions, response to the physical effects, the effects of centrifugal force on the vehicle. Passive safety, passive safety systems, definition and functions, positive / negative effects on humans, working thresholds. Definition of active safety, parts and systems of active safety. Effects of ABS and sub-programs (ASR, ESP programs etc.) on vehicles motion.
Attendance : %70
Topics
WeeksTopics
1 Introduction
2 Passive Safety Systems
3 Passive Safety Systems
4 Passive Safety Materials: Steels
5 Passive Safety Materials: Aluminum
6 Passive Safety Materials: Magnesium
7 Passive Safety Materials: Polymers and Titanium
8 Vehicle Crash Tests
9 Active Safety Systems
10 Active Safety Systems
11 Active Safety Systems
12 Active Safety Systems
13 Active Safety Systems
14 Active Safety Systems
Materials
Materials are not specified.
Resources
Course Assessment
Assesment MethodsPercentage (%)Assesment Methods Title
Final Exam80Final Exam
Midterm Exam20Midterm Exam
L+P: Lecture and Practice
PQ: Program Learning Outcomes
LO: Course Learning Outcomes
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