COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Plant Propagation Techniques * BBP   207 3 2 3 5

Prerequisites and co-requisites
Recommended Optional Programme Components None

Language of Instruction Turkish
Course Level First Cycle Programmes (Bachelor's Degree)
Course Type
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. Ali KÜDEN
Instructors
Prof.Dr.ALİ KÜDEN1. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
To propagate stress resistant and better plant propagation in terms of quality and quantitiy and to use avalible mthods in propagation and techniques in evaluation.
Content
Subjects such as basic princples of plant propagation in horticulture, especially in fruit growing, seed, rootstock are evaluated. Viability and germination tests on seeds, rootstock production with cuttings, grafting types and different grafting techniques in plant propagation are emphasized.

Learning Outcomes
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Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
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1
To have sufficient theoretical knowledge in basic engineering and agricultural engineering
X
2
To have sufficient theoretical knowledge in basic horticulture and also fruit, vegetable, vitis and ornamental growing and breeding subjects
X
3
To have technical kknowledge in subjects related to horticulture
X
4
Finding the source of environmental, biological, technical and economical problems in horticulture those reduce yield and quality and developing solutions based on researches
X
5
To define, entitle and grow fruit, vegetable, vineyard and ornamentals
X
6
Breeding in Horticulture, developing new cultivars and producing propagation materials of new developed varieties
X
7
Using and applying biotechnology in horticulture
X
8
Applying methods for preserving genetic resources and environment for sustainable usage in horticulture
X
9
Irrigation, fertilization, defining pests and diseases, considering and assaying changes after post-harvest storage in horticulture
X
10
Obatining data in horticulture, researching, considering, recording, consulting and expert ability, project writing and applying
11
Recognizing different roles those enchance the individual skills and undertaking role as a member of the work team and having skills in terms of team work under different conditions
X
12
Accessing to the relevant information for the purpose, analytical thinking and planning, questioning, having an exploratory and creative vision and using the obtained knowledge for the benefit of society
X
13
Transfering knowledge to filed working people with different levels, concacting, data presenting. Moreover updating theirselves in terms of science, culture, art and social areas regarding their individual interest and skills.
X
14
Establishing-managing orchards, greenhouses and vineyards
X

Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Introduction to plant propagation methods. Study related subjects in recomended literature.
2 Generative and vegetative propagation Study related subjects in recomended literature.
3 Seed dormancy physiology Study related subjects in recomended literature.
4 Seed germination techniques Study related subjects in recomended literature.
5 Accelerator and actuator methods in germination Study related subjects in recomended literature.
6 Propagation with cutting Study related subjects in recomended literature.
7 Mid term exam. mid term exam
8 Propagation with dipping and dipping types. Study related subjects in recomended literature.
9 Grafting and grafting types. Study related subjects in recomended literature.
10 Rootstock of different fruit cultivar. Study related subjects in recomended literature.
11 Generative and vegetative rootstocks. Study related subjects in recomended literature.
12 Grafting methods. Study related subjects in recomended literature.
13 Grafting methods. Study related subjects in recomended literature.
14 Grafting methods. Study related subjects in recomended literature.
15 Application Application
16-17 Final exam Final exam

Recommended or Required Reading
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