ARCH 290
SUMMER PRACTICE

Aims:

In the “Arch 290 – Internship in Construction”, students are expected to use the theoretical and practical knowledge of their first two years at the Department of Architecture of METU. Monitoring and actively participating the construction and manufacturing work at construction sites are the main aims of this internship.

Objectives:
By the end of this course, students are expected to:
Understand physical organization of construction sites
Understand how work is managed at construction sites
Understand several construction work and techniques

Course conduct:
Arch 190 - Summer Practice in Building Construction is the prerequisite course of the Arch 290 - Internship in Construction;. The summer practice can start after the final exam period of Spring Semesters. The duration of the internship is 48 working days. One week includes a maximum of 6 working days. Students are required to complete their internship all in once. Students are required to complete their internships at construction sites. With the consent of the Department, students may work at archaeological sites or restoration projects at a maximum of 16 work days. The rest (32 work days) needs to be completed at a construction site.

Deliverables:
Students are required to submit the reports which reflect their daily experiences. The report will be in a standard workbook format supplied by the department.

Submission Deadline:
The latest submission date is the last day of the add-drop registration week of the Fall semester following the Summer Practice.

Evaluation:
Reports submitted by the students will be evaluated by a committee which will be organised by the Head of the Department of the Architecture.

Application:

Intern Information Form (xls-Turkish) - Do not leave this form at public computers 

Health Insurance Declaration Form (for students who receive health insurance due to their parents) (pdf-Turkish) - Do not leave this form at public computers 

- Health Insurance Declaration Form (for students who do not receive health insurance due to their parents) (pdf-Turkish) - Do not leave this form at public computers 

ARCH 290 Summer Practice Documents:

*ARCH 290 Yaz Staji Basvuru Formu (Türkçe)

*ARCH 290 Summer Practice Application Form (English)

*ARCH 290 Summer Practice Diary Sample
 
GSS Beyan ve Taahhütname Formu (Saglik Hizmeti Almayan)

GSS Beyan ve Taahhütname Formu (Saglik Hizmeti Alan)
 
Summer Practice Report Codes: 

Listing for selected categories of labor 
Listing for selected categories of machinery
Listing for selected categories of materials
Listing for selected categories of construction work