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Foundation  
Urban and Regional Planning Unit in the Department of Architecture opened M.Sc. course in 1996, then was accredidated as Urban and Regional Planning Department in 2003. Started to graduate studies in 2005. The first graduation was in 2009.
Qualification Awarded  
The students who have successfully completed all of the thought courses of the programme with 240 ECTS credits and achieved a CGPA of at least 2.00 out of 4.00 are given Bachelor's Degree in URBAN AND REGIONAL PLANNING
Level of Qualification:  First Cycle Degree  
Mode of Study:  Full Time
Admission & Registration Requirements  
1 - High school diploma,
2 - Obtaining the required grade from National University Entrance and Placement Exam (ÖSS),
Recognition of Prior Learning  
Recognition of prior learning is at the beginning stage in the Turkish Higher Education System. Karadeniz Technical University and hence the Department of Urban and Regional Planning is no exception to this. However, exams of exemption are organised at the beginning 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 exempted from the related course in the curriculum, and this grade is enrolled into the transcript of the student.
Qualification Requirements and Regulations  
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  
Urban and Regional Planning Department of Karadeniz Technical University, founded in 2003, is the only planning department in extensive geography of the Black Sea and North-East Anatolia regions. The problems of regions on sustainable development and urbanization as well as the departments' aim of being competitive nationally effect of raising the profile of the academic programme.
Examination, Assessment and Grading Regulations  
The examination, assessment and grading regulations have been set up for the university by the University Senate and the Department of Urban and Regional Planning is bound by these regulations. Each course is assessed the mid-term studies (a mid-term exam composed of quizzes, homeworks, assignments) and a final end of -term exam,with contributions of 50% respectively. However, due to characteristics of planning education, in Urban and Regional Planning Studios (course name Project), final assessment of term project contribute 70% to the terms assessment and within term evaluations all together totals 30%. 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 students who have successfully completed all of the courses available in the program (equivalant to 240 ECTS credits) from thought courses delivered within the graduate programme of the department and in related fields, achieved a CGPA of at least 2.00 out of 4.00 and prepared and successfully defended a graduation thesis are given Urban and Regional Planner degree.
Occupational Profiles of Graduates  
Graduate is qualified to work as a civil servant in local governments, in various departments of central government and as practicing planners privately or in private sector.
Access to Further Studies  
Master Programe in Urban and Regional Planning
Contact Information  
Postal Adress  KTÜ Mimarlık Fakültesi Şehir ve Bölge Planlama Bölümü Kanuni Kampüsü
Phone          : 377 40 75
Fax              : 325 32 33
E-Mail          : ercanbulbul@ktu.edu.tr
Web Adress : http://sehircilik.ktu.edu.tr
Departmental Facilities : 
There are four studios and a seminar hall where M.Sc.courses holds. Also,there are a computer laboratory and a physical environment control laboratory, and a conference hall that all are shared with other members of the faculty. All the units are adequately equipped with computers aided teaching facilities.
First Year
CodeCourse TitleECTS H+T+L C/E Lang.
First semester
AITB1001History of Revolution and Ataturk' s Princip.22+0+0CompulsoryTurkish
MAT1007General Mathematics64+0+0CompulsoryTurkish
SBP1001Cartography22+0+0CompulsoryTurkish
SBP1003.42+2+0CompulsoryTurkish
SBP1005.22+0+0CompulsoryTurkish
SBP1007.94+4+0CompulsoryTurkish
TDB1001Turkish Language - I22+0+0CompulsoryTurkish
YDB1001English - I33+0+0CompulsoryTurkish
SEÇMELİ DERS-III-100+0+0ElectiveEnglish
Elective Courses
SEÇMELİ DERS-III Grubu Dersleri
First Semester Total :3021+6+0
Second semester
AITB1000History of Revolution and Ataturk' s Princip.22+0+0CompulsoryTurkish
SBP1000Evolution of Scientific Thought and Planning32+0+0CompulsoryTurkish
SBP1002.104+4+0CompulsoryTurkish
SBP1004.32+0+0CompulsoryTurkish
SBP1006.32+0+0CompulsoryTurkish
SBP1008Computer Aided Architectural Design52+2+0CompulsoryTurkish
TDB1000Turkish Language - II22+0+0CompulsoryTurkish
YDB1004English II22+0+0CompulsoryTurkish
Second Semester Total :3018+6+0
YEAR TOTAL :60
Second Year
CodeCourse TitleECTS H+T+L C/E Lang.
First semester
SBP2001Economics22+0+0CompulsoryTurkish
SBP2003SBP 2003 Planning Studio II104+4+0CompulsoryTurkish
SBP2007STATISTICS IN PLANNING42+2+0CompulsoryTurkish
SBP2009.33+0+0CompulsoryTurkish
SBP2013SUMMER PRACTICE - I40+2+0CompulsoryTurkish
SBP2015.33+0+0CompulsoryTurkish
SEÇMELİ DERS-I-100+0+0ElectiveEnglish
Elective Courses
SEÇMELİ DERS-I Grubu Dersleri
First Semester Total :2614+8+0
Second semester
SBP2004.104+4+0CompulsoryTurkish
SBP2006.43+0+0CompulsoryTurkish
SBP2008GIS ve Planning 52+2+0CompulsoryTurkish
SBP2012Urban Infrustructure32+0+0CompulsoryTurkish
Second Semester Total :2211+6+0
YEAR TOTAL :48
Third Year
CodeCourse TitleECTS H+T+L C/E Lang.
First semester
SBP3003.32+0+0CompulsoryTurkish
SBP3005.104+4+0CompulsoryTurkish
SBP3007.Planning Theories and Techniques43+0+0CompulsoryTurkish
SBP3011.22+0+0CompulsoryTurkish
SBP3013Urban Transport Planning32+0+0CompulsoryTurkish
SEÇMELİ DERS-I-100+0+0ElectiveEnglish
SEÇMELİ DERS-II-100+0+0ElectiveEnglish
SEÇMELİ DERS-III-100+0+0ElectiveEnglish
Elective Courses
SEÇMELİ DERS-I Grubu Dersleri
SEÇMELİ DERS-II Grubu Dersleri
SEÇMELİ DERS-III Grubu Dersleri
First Semester Total :2213+4+0
Second semester
SBP3004.22+0+0CompulsoryTurkish
SBP3006.104+4+0CompulsoryTurkish
SBP3010.22+0+0CompulsoryTurkish
SBP3014SUMMER PRACTICE - II40+2+0CompulsoryTurkish
Second Semester Total :188+6+0
YEAR TOTAL :40
Fourth Year
CodeCourse TitleECTS H+T+L C/E Lang.
First semester
SBP4001.104+4+0CompulsoryTurkish
SBP4015LEGAL AND ADMINISTRATIVE ASPECTS ON PLANNING42+1+0CompulsoryTurkish
Teknik(bölüm) Seçmeli-142+0+0ElectiveTurkish
Teknik(bölüm) Seçmeli-242+0+0ElectiveTurkish
Teknik(bölüm) Seçmeli-342+0+0ElectiveTurkish
Teknik(bölüm) Seçmeli-442+0+0ElectiveTurkish
SEÇMELİ DERS-IV-100+0+0ElectiveEnglish
SEÇMELİ DERS-V-100+0+0ElectiveEnglish
SEÇMELİ DERS-VI-100+0+0ElectiveEnglish
SEÇMELİ DERS-VII-100+0+0ElectiveEnglish
Elective Courses
Teknik(bölüm) Seçmeli Grubu Dersleri
SBP4003.42+0+0ElectiveTurkish
SBP4007.42+0+0ElectiveTurkish
SBP4009.42+0+0ElectiveTurkish
SBP4011Housing Policies42+0+0ElectiveTurkish
SBP4013.42+0+0ElectiveTurkish
SBP4017.32+0+0ElectiveTurkish
SEÇMELİ DERS-IV Grubu Dersleri
SEÇMELİ DERS-V Grubu Dersleri
SEÇMELİ DERS-VI Grubu Dersleri
SEÇMELİ DERS-VII Grubu Dersleri
First Semester Total :3014+5+0
Second semester
SBP4000.120+8+0CompulsoryTurkish
SBP4002.40+2+0CompulsoryTurkish
SBP4006.22+0+0CompulsoryTurkish
Second Semester Total :3410+10+0
YEAR TOTAL :64