Information Package / Course Catalogue
Agricultural Machinery Service and Maintenance
Course Code: TAM220
Course Type: Required
Couse Group: Short Cycle (Associate's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 2
Prt.: 2
Credit: 3
Lab: 0
ECTS: 4
Objectives of the Course

To instruct maintenance, adjustment and repair work to do from tillage to harvest and post-harvest agricultural machines. To establish the maintenance requirements by knowing the working conditions of agricultural machines.

Course Content

Maintenance of the stages, maintenance plans, to prepare maintenance plans. Soil processing equipment maintenance and repair. Seed sowing machines maintenance and repair. Spraying machinery maintenance and repair

Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1.To be able to identify tools and equipment used in agriculture,
2.To be able to prepare maintenance plans according to working conditions.
3.To be able to determine the causes of attrition to plan the repair process.
4.To be able to plan Maintenance and repair workshops according to needs.
5.To be able to gain ability to completely dismantle and assemble of Agricultural equipment and machinery.
6.To be able to use tools and toolboxes for the intended purpose.
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Engürülü, B., Çiftçi, Ö., Gölbaşı, M., Başaran, H.Ç. ve Akkurt, M., 2005. Ekim ve Dikim Makineleri.Republic of Turkey Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Livestock, Ankara Zirai Üretim İşletmesi, Personel ve Makine Eğitim Merkezi Müdürlüğü, ISBN:975-407-170-5, Ankara.
2.Yılmaz, M., Engürülü, B., Çiftçi, Ö., Gölbaşı, M., Başaran, H.Ç. ve Akkurt, M., 2004. Toprak İşleme Alet ve Makineleri. Republic of Turkey Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Livestock, Ankara Zirai Üretim İşletmesi, Personel ve Makine Eğitim Merkezi Müdürlüğü, ISBN:975-407-154-3, Ankara.
3.Kasap, E., Engürülü, B., Çiftçi, Ö., Kılınç, K.S., Gölbaşı, M., Başaran, H.Ç. ve Akkurt, M., 1998. Tarım Alet ve Makineleri. Republic of Turkey Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Livestock, Ankara Zirai Üretim İşletmesi, Personel ve Makine Eğitim Merkezi Müdürlüğü, ISBN:975-407-023-7, Ankara.
4.Engürülü, B., Çiftçi, Ö., Kılınç, K.S., Gölbaşı, M., Başaran, H.Ç. ve Akkurt, M., 2002. Gübre Dağıtma Makineleri. Republic of Turkey Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Livestock, Ankara Zirai Üretim İşletmesi, Personel ve Makine Eğitim Merkezi Müdürlüğü, ISBN:975-407-089-X, Ankara.
5.Sezer, S., Engürülü, B., Çiftçi, Ö., Gölbaşı, M., Başaran, H.Ç. ve Akkurt, M., 2005. Bağ-Bahçe Mekanizasyonu. Republic of Turkey Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Livestock, Ankara Zirai Üretim İşletmesi, Personel ve Makine Eğitim Merkezi Müdürlüğü, ISBN:975-407-190-7, Ankara.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Introduction the course and general information about the teaching aids
Week 1 - Practice
To maintenance and repair of soil processing equipment
Week 1 - Preparation Work
Examining course contents
Week 2 - Theoretical
Maintenance of the stages, maintenance plans, to prepare maintenance plans.
Week 2 - Practice
To maintenance and repair of soil processing equipment
Week 2 - Preparation Work
Literature review about the subject
Week 3 - Theoretical
Soil processing equipment maintenance and repair
Week 3 - Practice
To maintenance and repair of soil processing equipment
Week 3 - Preparation Work
Literature review about the subject
Week 4 - Theoretical
Soil processing equipment maintenance and repair
Week 4 - Practice
To maintenance and repair of soil processing equipment
Week 4 - Preparation Work
Literature review about the subject
Week 5 - Theoretical
Soil processing equipment maintenance and repair
Week 5 - Practice
To maintenance and repair of soil processing equipment
Week 5 - Preparation Work
Literature review about the subject
Week 6 - Theoretical
Soil processing equipment maintenance and repair
Week 6 - Practice
To maintenance and repair of soil processing equipment
Week 6 - Preparation Work
Literature review about the subject
Week 7 - Theoretical
Seed sowing machines maintenance and repair
Week 7 - Practice
To maintenance and repair of seed sowing machines
Week 7 - Preparation Work
Literature review about the subject
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm exam
Week 9 - Theoretical
Fertilizing machinery maintenance and repair
Week 9 - Practice
To maintenance and repair of fertilizing machines
Week 9 - Preparation Work
Literature review about the subject
Week 10 - Theoretical
Fertilizing machinery maintenance and repair
Week 10 - Practice
To maintenance and repair of fertilizing machines
Week 10 - Preparation Work
Literature review about the subject
Week 11 - Theoretical
Spraying machinery maintenance and repair
Week 11 - Practice
To maintenance and repair of spraying machines
Week 11 - Preparation Work
Literature review about the subject
Week 12 - Theoretical
Spraying machinery maintenance and repair
Week 12 - Practice
To maintenance and repair of spraying machines
Week 12 - Preparation Work
Literature review about the subject
Week 13 - Theoretical
Mower machinery maintenance and repair
Week 13 - Practice
To maintenance and repair of mower machines
Week 13 - Preparation Work
Literature review about the subject
Week 14 - Theoretical
Combines harvester machinery maintenance and repair
Week 14 - Practice
To maintenance and repair of combine harvester
Week 14 - Preparation Work
Literature review about the subject
Week 15 - Theoretical
Practice exam
Week 15 - Practice
Explanation of agricultural machines in the form of questions and answers
Week 15 - Preparation Work
Practice Exam preparation
Week 16 - Theoretical
Final Exam
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory140228
Lecture - Practice140228
Assignment5015
Studio Work9019
Midterm Examination114115
Final Examination114115
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)100
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PÇ-1
PÇ-2
PÇ-3
PÇ-4
PÇ-5
PÇ-6
PÇ-7
PÇ-8
PÇ-9
PÇ-10
PÇ-11
PÇ-12
PÇ-13
PÇ-14
PÇ-15
OÇ-1
4
4
4
3
3
3
OÇ-2
3
3
3
3
3
3
OÇ-3
5
3
3
5
5
5
OÇ-4
3
3
3
5
5
5
OÇ-5
5
3
3
5
5
5
OÇ-6
5
3
3
5
5
5
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