Information Package / Course Catalogue
General Biology I
Course Code: İFB515
Course Type: Area Elective
Couse Group: Second Cycle (Master's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 3
Prt.: 0
Credit: 3
Lab: 0
ECTS: 8
Objectives of the Course

Giving information about classification of the plants and their principles, vegetal organs, nutrition of plants, plant embryology and DNA structure and its function

Course Content

Meaning, areas, importance, historical development of biology; living and inanimate structures; diversity and classification of living things (prokaryotes, eukaryotes, species concept and taxonomic structures, species concept and taxonomic structure, structure and properties of plants); basic unit of life (cell, cell structure and function, membrane structure and function); cell division (mitosis, meiosis and uncontrolled cell division); tissues (plant tissues, dividing tissue, invariant tissue); plant organs and structures (vegetative organs, generative organs, reproductive, fertilization and development in flowering and flowering plants); an overview of animal diversity (general characteristics of invertebrate animals and chords) and open and closed end experiments on these topics

Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1.To be able to understand classification of plants and aspects of plants.
2.To be able to understand basic concepts of ecology.
3. Introduce sub-major areas of biology and other related areas
4.To introduce the basic terminology in biology
5.The about the historical development of the science of biology
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Süzen, B. (2003). Biyoloji
2.Güner, H. ve Aysel, V. (1996). Tohumsuz Bitkiler Sistematiği I- II
3.Seçmen, Ö. ve ark. (1998). Tohumlu Bitkiler Sistematiği
4.Öztürk, M. ve Seçmen, Ö. (1992). Bitki Ekolojisi
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Introduction of the lesson and introducing the references for the lesson
Week 2 - Theoretical
Classification of the plants and their principles
Week 3 - Theoretical
Vegetal organs
Week 4 - Theoretical
Proliferation in plants
Week 5 - Theoretical
Nutrition of plants
Week 6 - Theoretical
Plant embryology
Week 7 - Theoretical
Differentiation of plants
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
MIDTERM
Week 9 - Theoretical
Vegetal hormones
Week 10 - Theoretical
Heredity
Week 11 - Theoretical
Heredity
Week 12 - Theoretical
DNA structure and its function
Week 13 - Theoretical
Biotechnological studies and new facilities they present
Week 14 - Theoretical
Ecology
Week 16 - Final Exam
term
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory142370
Assignment510050
Reading59045
Midterm Examination110212
Final Examination120323
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
PÇ-11
PÇ-12
PÇ-13
PÇ-14
PÇ-15
OÇ-1
4
2
3
OÇ-2
4
2
3
3
OÇ-3
5
5
5
5
OÇ-4
5
5
5
5
OÇ-5
5
5
5
5
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