Information Package / Course Catalogue
Protected Cultivation
Course Code: FY117
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: 2
Objectives of the Course

The aim is to let students gain knowledge and skills on being able to select the suitable place for greenhouse, to decide on the choice of materials to be used in the greenhouse , to manage and instruct climate control, to manage soil preparation, to produce the seedlings and saplings in greenhouse.

Course Content

Definition of greenhouse and greenhouse cultivation, Greenhouse production, the factors effecting the greenhouse place selection, greenhouse climate control, the technics growing plant in greenhouse

Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1.Being able to select suitable place for greenhouse,
2.2. Being able to analyse factors effecting the greenhouse place selection,
3.Being able to classify greenhouse type and materials
4.Being able to define the direction size, the frame and cover of the greenhouse,
5.Ability to manage climate control
6.Being able to make greenhouse soil preparation and to grow plant
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Course notes of Lecturers
2. Internet
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Definition of greenhouse and greenhouse cultivation, Greenhouse production in Turkey and on the world, Distribution of term projects
Week 2 - Theoretical
Greenhouse classification
Week 3 - Theoretical
The factors effecting the greenhouse place selection
Week 4 - Theoretical
Isues that need attention during the greenhouse institutions: Direction, basement, construction, roof angle
Week 5 - Theoretical
Issues that need attention during the greenhouse institutions: Cover
Week 6 - Theoretical
Greenhouse climate control: Heating,
Week 7 - Theoretical
Greenhouse climate control: Cooling, lighting, ventilation
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Mid-term-exam
Week 9 - Theoretical
Greenhouse climate control: The relative humidty, CO2 enrichment
Week 10 - Theoretical
Soil preparation
Week 11 - Theoretical
Soil preparation
Week 12 - Theoretical
The technics growing plant in greenhouse
Week 13 - Theoretical
the technics growing plant in greenhouse
Week 14 - Theoretical
the technics growing plant in greenhouse
Week 15 - Theoretical
the technics growing plant in greenhouse
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory140228
Assignment2318
Midterm Examination1617
Final Examination1617
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)50
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
3
3
2
2
1
3
OÇ-2
3
3
3
OÇ-3
4
4
2
2
2
OÇ-4
3
3
3
3
1
3
OÇ-5
3
2
2
3
2
2
OÇ-6
4
4
4
2
3
2
2
Adnan Menderes University - Information Package / Course Catalogue