Information Package / Course Catalogue
Horticultural Plants
Course Code: FY105
Course Type: Required
Couse Group: Short Cycle (Associate's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: Students must have to complete their internship within the required time and properties. The required rules are describes at the Adnan Menderes University, Sultanhisar Vocational School, Student Internship Instructions.
Theory: 2
Prt.: 1
Credit: 3
Lab: 0
ECTS: 3
Objectives of the Course

Giving knowledge on description of horticulture plants, impregnation biology, production and growing an eceological demands

Course Content

Some informations about identification and classifications of horticultural plants, effects of horticulture on economy, biological characteristics of plants, ecologycal requests of plants, soil and soil types, cultivation, salinity, irrigation,, winter and summer fruits and vegetables are given in this lesson for base to the other lessons

Name of Lecturer(s)
Ins. Berna GÜNDEN
Prof. Oğuz DOLGUN
Learning Outcomes
1.Recognizing horticulture plants, Learning ecological demands and learning classifications
2.Learning biological characteristics
3.Learning ecological characteristics
4.Learning special ecological demands
5.Having knowledge on flowering, fruit set, fruit loses
6.Having knowledge on ripening and storage
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Course notes of Lecturers
2.Internet
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Description and classifications of horticultural plants, effects on economy
Week 2 - Theoretical
Biological charteristics, Origin of flower, flower structure, gender
Week 3 - Theoretical
Flower types, germ formation, pollening, fertilizing,
Week 4 - Theoretical
Infertility, imcompatibility
Week 5 - Theoretical
Seed, Fruit, parthenocarpy, apomicsis
Week 6 - Theoretical
Ecologycal demands, temperature, optimum temperature, extreme temperature and effects on plants
Week 7 - Theoretical
Light, moisture, weather moisture, soil moisture, wind, salinity
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm
Week 9 - Theoretical
Soil, soil types,
Week 10 - Theoretical
Soil frazzle, soil reactions
Week 11 - Theoretical
Special eological demands of Fruits
Week 12 - Theoretical
Special ecological demands of vegetables
Week 13 - Theoretical
Reposing in seeds and buds
Week 14 - Theoretical
Flower and fruit set , fruit loses
Week 15 - Theoretical
Ripening
Week 16 - Final Exam
Final Term
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory140228
Lecture - Practice140114
Land Work35015
Midterm Examination1819
Final Examination1819
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)75
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
OÇ-1
3
OÇ-2
3
3
OÇ-3
5
5
OÇ-4
5
4
OÇ-5
3
4
OÇ-6
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