Information Package / Course Catalogue
Medicinal and Aromatic Plants
Course Code: TL070
Course Type: Area Elective
Couse Group: Short Cycle (Associate's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 2
Prt.: 0
Credit: 2
Lab: 0
ECTS: 3
Objectives of the Course

The aims of this course can be defined as understanding of importance of medicinal and aromatic plants in the World and Turkey, revealing its role in the World and Turkey trade, introducing of this plants group, teaching the general cultivation techniques

Course Content

Uses of medicinal and aromatic plants,Biovariety of Turkey,Medicinal and aromatic plants collected from the natural flora,The importance of medicinal and aromatic plants cultivation,Utilization of medicinal plants

Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1.To be able to obtain information about general characteristics of medicinal and aromatic plants
2.The importance of medicinal and aromatic plants in agriculture of World and Turkey
3.To be able to obtain information about uses of medicinal and aromatic plants
4.Be able to obtain information about ecological requirements and techniques of growing of medicinal and aromatic plants
5.Be able to give information to the producers about providing material, production process and about marketing
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Ceylan, A.,1995. Tıbbi Bitkiler I. Ege Üniv.Zir.Fak., Yay. No:312.
2. Baydar, H., 2009. Tıbbi ve Aromatik Bitkiler Bilimi ve Teknolojisi. Süleyman Demirel Üniversitesi, Ziraat Fakültesi, Yayın No:51.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Historical development of medicinal and aromatic plants.
Week 2 - Theoretical
Uses of medicinal and aromatic plants
Week 3 - Theoretical
Economic importance of medicinal and aromatic plants on the world.
Week 4 - Theoretical
Economic Importance of medicinal and aromatic plants in Turkey
Week 5 - Theoretical
Biovariety of Turkey
Week 6 - Theoretical
Biovariety of Turkey
Week 7 - Theoretical
Medicinal and aromatic plants collected from the natural flora
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Mid-term exam
Week 9 - Theoretical
Medicinal and aromatic plants collected from the natural flora
Week 10 - Theoretical
The importance of medicinal and aromatic plants cultivation
Week 11 - Theoretical
Growing medical plants and drug preparation.
Week 12 - Theoretical
Growing medical plants and drug preparation.
Week 13 - Theoretical
Utilization of medicinal plants
Week 14 - Theoretical
Utilization of medicinal plants
Week 15 - Theoretical
Utilization of medicinal plants
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory141242
Assignment53120
Individual Work7017
Midterm Examination1224
Final Examination1224
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)77
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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OÇ-1
5
5
5
5
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5
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5
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5
5
5
5
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5
5
5
5
OÇ-5
5
5
5
5
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