Undergraduate Program (Before 2016-17 - Closed) Course List

Compulsory Departmental Courses

Elective Courses

Service Courses Taken From Other Departments



Compulsory Departmental Courses

ISE 100 - Fundamentals of Information Systems
Engineering Fundamentals. Information Systems Engineering as a profession. Career opportunities. Professional organizations for Information Systems Engineering. Ethical Issues in Computing. Hardware components of a computer system. Data representation and machine language instructions. Coordinating internal activities of a computer using Operating Systems. Networking fundamentals and the Internet. Classification of Programming Languages.

ISE 102 - Introduction to Management Information Systems
Principles and concept in business information systems: resource management, customer relationship, supply chain management, legal and professional issues. Strategic impact of information systems. Project management issues: project selection, scheduling, control and evaluation.

ISE 201 - Business and Ethics
Ethical concepts relevant to resolving moral issues in business and decision making. Moral issues in the management of specific problem areas in business. Social and natural environments within which moral issues in business arise.

ISE 301 - Multimedia Systems
Multimedia terminology and concepts, multimedia data types (digital image, audio, video); multimedia editing for different multimedia types.

ISE 311 - Internet Programming
Internet Programming Environments. Home Page Design with HTML and DHTML. JavaScript, Client-Server Model, Client Side Scripts, and Server-Side Scripts. Web Servers (installation on different OS such as Unix/Linux, and Microsoft, setting up the required components, administration). CGI, SSI, SSL, Certification, Cookies, and Sessions. Database Integration. Web Security. XML. Designing Interactive Internet Applications.

ISE 316 - e-Commerce
A context for developing e-Commerce applications. Types of e-Commerce applications. Identifying and describing an e-Commerce applications. E-Commerce feasibility. E-Commerce requirement analysis. High-level, detailed and technical design and construction. E-business models. Internet marketing. Online monetary transactions. Internet taxation. Legal, ethical and social issues. Testing and implementation: JavaScript, JScript, DHTML, CSS, ASP, XML.

ISE 350 - Data Warehousing and Mining
Data warehousing fundamentals. Planning, design and implementation and administration of data warehouses. Data cube computation. OLAP query processing. Fundamentals of data mining and relationship with data warehouse and OLAP systems. Association rule mining. Algorithms for clustering, classification and rule learning.

ISE 399 - Summer Practice I
A minimum of four weeks of training in the industry involving the observation of the hardware and software components of a computer system in use. A summer practice report is prepared that lists the experiences of the student during the four weeks period.

ISE 403 - Information Systems Development
Information systems. Strategy and information systems. Business information technology. Distributed systems. Internet and www. E-commerce and business. Business intelligence. File organizations and databases. Process analysis and modeling. Data analysis. Systems design. Detailed design and implementation. Object oriented approaches. Systems development. Expert systems and knowledge bases.

ISE 412 - Computer Security
Cryptographic tools. User authentication. Access control. Intrusion detection. Malicious software. Denial-of-service attacks. Firewalls. Trusted computing. Buffer overflow. Software security. Windows Security. Linux Security.

ISE 493 - Project Orientation
Computing and IS projects, Research, Project Planning and Risk Management, National and International Standards, Team Working, Literature Survey, Conducting project, Project Presentation, Lifelong Learning, Ethics, Legal Issues, Innovation and Entrepreneurship.

ISE 494 - Senior Project
Project Analysis and Design, Project Development, Project Management, Team Working, Project Presentation.

ISE 499 - Summer Practice II
A minimum of six weeks of training in an IT department/company involving the observation of the hardware and software components of a computer system. Students are expected to be involved in software/hardware development projects of the IT department/company. A summer practice report is prepared that presents the experiences of the student during the six weeks period.

Elective Courses

ISE 405 - Foundations in Information Technology Services
Service operation and continual service improvement domains of the ITIL standard for IT Service Management. Planning and change management. Asset and configuration management. Security management. Network management. Storage management. Request management. Incident and problem management.

ISE 407 - Introduction to Mobile Application Development
Mobile Devices. Mobile Platforms. Mobile Operating Systems. Mobile Programming. User Interface Design in Mobile Devices. Data Store in Mobile Platforms. Map and Location-based Services. Telephony and SMS. Sensors.

ISE 414 - Investigation of Computer Crime
Computer crimes. Vulnerability. Risk assessment. Electronic fraud. Viruses and worms. Computer crime laws.

ISE 422 - e-Government
Introduction to e-Government. Basic concepts and definitions. The components of e-Government. Managing e-Government projects. Infrastructure requirements for e-Government. e-Organizations. Measuring e-Government maturity. e-Government: a profile of Turkey and world trends. Risks: e-Government versus conventional Government procedures.

ISE 423 - Technology Trends in e-Government
Theoretical background of e-Government. The use of e-Government: local and global. Technical and organizational aspects to realize e-Government systems and contemporary sociotechnological methodologies. Enterprise architectures, reference models and frameworks: Zachman, TOGAF, MoDAF, and DoDAF. Interoperability standards: eGIF, EIF, SAGA, and other ISA (aka IDABC) programmes in comparison with local profile. Interoperability and integration strategies: service, event and model driven architectures, ESB, semantic approaches. e-Government systems security and identity management. Local and global initiatives and case studies.

ISE 424 - Distance Education and E-Learning
Definitions, history, and theories of distance education and e-learning. Instructional design. Tools and technologies for distance education. Multimedia learning, computer-supported collaborative learning. Learning management systems. New directions and developments.

ISE 432 - Innovation and Entrepreneurship in IT
Innovation, Innovation source, Innovation process, Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Starting a Techno-Business, Business plan, Sustainability with innovation

Service Courses Taken From Other Departments

CHEM 102 - General Chemistry
By the 2016-2017 Fall Semester, this course has been replaced by CEAC 105.

COMPE 113 - Computer Programming I
Algorithm development. Fundamental elements of the C language. Selection statements. Iteration statements. Standard library functions. User-Defined functions. Parameter passing. Application programs will be developed in a laboratory environment using the C language.

COMPE 114 - Computer Programming II
Pointers. Dynamic memory management. Parameter passing. Arrays. Strings. Structures. File processing. Application programs will be developed in a laboratory environment using the C language.

COMPE 225 - Object Oriented Programming
Data types. Expressions and statements. Functions and scope rules. Class definitions. Inheritance. Polymorphism. Name overloading. Templates. Exception handling. Input/Output. Object oriented principles will be introduced using the UML and C++ programming language.

COMPE 226 - Data Structures
Stacks. Recursion. Queues. Creation and destruction of dynamic variables. Serial linked lists. Circular lists. Doubly linked lists. Circular doubly linked lists. Sorting and searching algorithms. Space and time considerations. Binary trees. Binary search trees. Tree traversal algorithms. Binary tree sorting algorithms. Hashing.

COMPE 231 - Digital Circuits and Systems
Number systems: binary, octal and hexadecimal number systems and their base conversion, and complement notation. Coding systems: BCD, ASCII, excess-3, and Gray codes. Boolean Algebra: theorems and properties of Boolean algebra, canonical and standard forms of Boolean expressions. Digital logic gates. Minimization of Boolean functions. Combinational circuit design. Sequential circuit design: flip-flops, registers, counters, and memory units.

COMPE 251 - Discrete Computational Structures
Basic mathematical objects of computational mathematics: Sets, sequences, relations, functions, and partitions. Deductive mathematical logic proof techniques. Discrete number systems. Induction and recursion. Graphs and sub-graphs. Trees. Planarity of graphs. Covering problems. Path problems. Directed graphs. Combinatorics.

COMPE 334 - Computer Networks
Basic concepts of computer networking. Application layer and well-known applications. Transport layer, UDP and TCP services. Network layer, IPv4 addresses, forwarding and routing. Data link layer, MAC addresses, HUBs and switches. Physical layer properties and standards.

COMPE 341 - Database Design and Management
Database system concepts. Data modeling with ER and EER. The Relational Data Model. File organizations and index structures. Relational algebra. Structured Query Language (SQL). Database design: functional dependence and table normalization. Introduction to database administration. A relational DBMS will be introduced in a laboratory environment.

COMPE 431 - Operating Systems
Basic design principles of operating systems. Single-user systems, Command interpreter. Semaphores. Deadlock detection, recovery, prevention and avoidance. Multi-user OS. Resource managers, Processor management and algorithms, Memory management: Partitioning, paging, segmentation and thrashing. Device management. Interrupt handlers, Device drivers and controllers. Management of secondary storage. File handling. Data and program security and protection. Basic concepts of distributed systems.

ENG101 - English for Academic Purposes I
ENG101 consists of English language skills especially academic skills, such as reading comprehension, vocabulary building and critical analysis of texts. In this frame, listening and note-taking, class discussions, presentations, writing, research assignments and use of technology are some of the important functions.

ENG102 - English for Academic Purposes II
ENG102 consists of more academic skills such as reading comprehension, class discussions, use of academic vocabulary and critical analysis of texts. It also includes research assignments and review of the English language structure. Skills such as listening and note-taking, analysis of written products, writing, portfolio keeping, presentation and use of technology are developed in this course, as well.

ENG201 - English for Academic Purposes III
The course consists of mainly advanced reading and writing skills, applying critical reading skills and strategies, identifying the organization of a reading text, main ideas of the texts, and the author’s main purpose, summarizing a given text, outlining and writing an argumentative essay. Some parts of the input are in flipped learning mode.

ENG204 - Report Writing Skills
This course includes research-based report writing skills. The content includes types of reports and models; the choice of topics, formation of thesis statements, writing paraphrases and summaries, preparation of report outlines, evaluation of print and electronic sources, in-text and end-of-text citation, report presentation in oral and written format. Flipped learning method is utilised to a great extent.

HIST 101 - Principles of Atatürk and History of Turkish Revolution I
The decline of the Ottoman Empire and the developments leading to the Turkish Revolution.

HIST 102 - Principles of Atatürk and History of Turkish Revolution II
Foundation of the Turkish Republic and principles of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk

IE 220 - Probability and Statistics
Introduction to probability and statistics. Random variables and probability distributions. Expected value. Sampling distributions. One and two sample estimation problems. Test of hypotheses. Simple linear regression.

IE 305 - Engineering Economic Analysis
Economic analysis for engineering and managerial decision-making. Cash flows, effect of time and interest rate on money and physical assets. Methods of evaluating alternatives: present worth, future worth, annual worth, rate-of-return and benefit/cost ratios. Depreciation and taxes. Effects of inflation.

MATH151 - Calculus I
Preliminaries, Limits and Continuity, Differentiation, Applications of Derivatives, L'Hopital’s Rule, Integration, Applications of Integrals, Integrals and Transcendental Functions, Integration Techniques, and Improper Integrals.

MATH152 - Calculus II
Sequences, Infinite Series, Vectors in the Plane and Polar Coordinates, Vectors and Motions in Space, Multivariable Functions and Their Derivatives, Multiple Integrals: Double Integrals, Areas, Double Integrals in Polar Form, Triple Integrals in Rectangular, Cylindrical and Spherical Coordinates.

MATH275 - Linear Algebra
Linear Equations and Matrices, Real Vector Spaces, Inner Product Spaces, Linear Transformations and Matrices, Determinants, Eigenvalues and Eigenvectors.

MATH276 - Differential Equations
First Order, Higher Order Linear Ordinary Differential Equations, Series Solutions of Differential Equations, Laplace Transforms, Linear Systems of Ordinary Differential Equations, Fourier Analysis and Partial Differential Equations.

ORY 400 - Participation in Social and Cultural Activities
Students must attend at least one social/cultural activity in each semester or at least two activities in each academic year. The activities are announced on the webpage of the departments. The students get an attendance certificate for the participation of each activity. To get a passing grade from this course, students should submit these certificates to their advisors.

PHYS 101 - General Physics I
Measurement; Motion Along a Straight Line; Vectors; Motion in Two and Three Dimensions; Force and Motion I; Force and Motion II; Kinetic Energy and Work; Potential Energy and Conservation of Energy; Center of Mass and Linear Momentum; Rotation; Rolling, Torque, and Angular Momentum; Equilibrium and Elasticity.

PHYS 102 - General Physics II
Electric Charge; Electric Fields; Gauss' Law; Electric Potential; Capacitance; Current and Resistance; Circuits; Magnetic Fields; Magnetic Field due to Currents; Induction and Inductance

SE 212 - Human Computer Interaction
Basic principles of user interfaces, human capabilities and limitations. Usability paradigms and principles. User and task analysis. Design process, prototyping and evaluation. Color and typography. New User Interface technologies.

SE 346 - Software Engineering
Software Project Management: Metrics, Estimation, Scheduling, Planning. Software Requirement Analysis Techniques. Software Design Techniques. Software Implementation. Software Quality Assurance and Testing. Software Maintenance. Software Configuration Management. Risk Management in Software Development Projects. Recent Trends and Methods in Software Engineering. Introduction to CASE tools.

TURK 101 - Turkish Language I
Historical development, structure, and usage of Turkish language, Practice on texts.

TURK 102 - Turkish Language II
Historical development, structure, and usage of Turkish language, Practice on texts