Information Package / Course Catalogue
Afforestation
Course Code: FY109
Course Type: Area Elective
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

Learning importance of afforestation, Afforestation activities and methods, important tree species

Course Content

Informations about world forest condition and forestation applications, forest condition of Turkey, economical, sociologial and cultural effects of forest, forest trees, soil improvements, biological and chemical improvements, important trees and bushes for forestation, production and propagation methods of trees and bushes are given in this lesson

Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1.Learning importance of forests in the World Turkey
2.Learning economical and cultural importance
3.Learning afforestation techniques
4.Learning soil melioration
5.Learning important tree species
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Course notes of Lecturers
2.Internet
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Forests in the world and our country
Week 2 - Theoretical
Effects of forests on economy and social
Week 4 - Theoretical
Destroying factors of forest
Week 5 - Theoretical
Importance of afforestation
Week 6 - Theoretical
Afforestation techniques
Week 7 - Theoretical
Afforestation techniques
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm
Week 9 - Theoretical
Afforestation techniques
Week 10 - Theoretical
Tree varieties
Week 11 - Theoretical
Acacia, pine, laden
Week 12 - Theoretical
Maple, ashen, brazilwood
Week 13 - Theoretical
Eucalyptus, Cedar
Week 14 - Theoretical
Planting times and types
Week 15 - Theoretical
Planting times and types
Week 16 - Final Exam
Final Exam
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory140228
Lecture - Practice140114
Land Work25010
Midterm Examination19110
Final Examination112113
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
4
4
OÇ-2
4
5
3
OÇ-3
5
3
5
3
OÇ-4
5
4
OÇ-5
3
4
Adnan Menderes University - Information Package / Course Catalogue