Information Package / Course Catalogue
Alternative Weed Control Methods
Course Code: ZBK538
Course Type: Area Elective
Couse Group: Second Cycle (Master's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 2
Prt.: 0
Credit: 2
Lab: 0
ECTS: 8
Objectives of the Course

Introduction of non-chemical approaches in the fight against weeds

Course Content

Cultural measures, the use of physical and biological methods of weed control in a struggle. Detailed information is given on topics such as mechanical combat, flame, solarization and mulching.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Mehmet Nedim DOĞAN
Learning Outcomes
1.Yield losses due to weed is learnt
2.Have experience about non chemical weed control methods
3.
4.
5.
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Integrated Weed Management
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Introduction
Week 2 - Theoretical
İmportance of weeds
Week 3 - Theoretical
Continue second week
Week 4 - Theoretical
Control
Week 5 - Theoretical
Control Continue
Week 6 - Theoretical
Cultural Control 1
Week 7 - Theoretical
Cultural control 2
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
exam
Week 9 - Theoretical
Phsyca control 1
Week 10 - Theoretical
Physical control 2
Week 11 - Theoretical
mechanical control 1
Week 12 - Theoretical
mechanical control 2
Week 13 - Theoretical
biological control 1
Week 14 - Theoretical
biological control 2
Week 15 - Practice
Practise
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 - Theory142256
Lecture - Practice143270
Midterm Examination132133
Final Examination140141
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)200
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
5
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
OÇ-2
3
3
3
3
3
3
3
3
3
3
OÇ-3
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
OÇ-4
3
3
3
3
3
3
3
3
3
3
OÇ-5
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
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