Information Package / Course Catalogue
Insect Collecting
Course Code: ÇS070
Course Type: Non Departmental Elective
Couse Group: Short Cycle (Associate's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 2
Prt.: 0
Credit: 2
Lab: 0
ECTS: 2
Objectives of the Course

To identificate the insects and prepare for museum material as a collection.

Course Content

General information about insects, insect collection from nature, insect killing and keeping for a museum.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1.Having general information about the insects
2. Learns to collect insects from nature.
3. Gains knowledge of the capture and killing of insects.
4. Learn to transform insects into collection material.
5.To learn how to make insects into museum material
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Böcek- Sinan Tuzcu
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
General information about insects
Week 2 - Theoretical
Diversity of insects
Week 3 - Theoretical
Ecology of insects
Week 4 - Theoretical
Methods of insect collection
Week 5 - Theoretical
Methods of field trip in nature
Week 6 - Theoretical
Killing and keeping the insects
Week 7 - Theoretical
What is the museum? What is the insect museum? The importance of the museums.
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm exam
Week 9 - Theoretical
How can we find the insects in nature?
Week 10 - Theoretical
Collection different insects from nature
Week 11 - Theoretical
Collection different insects from nature and killing them
Week 12 - Theoretical
Preparing the insects as a museum material
Week 13 - Theoretical
Preparing the insects as a museum material
Week 14 - Theoretical
Observation of an insect museum
Week 15 - Theoretical
Observation of an insect museum
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory141242
Land Work3013
Midterm Examination1112
Final Examination1213
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)50
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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