COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Pome Fruits * BBP   401 7 2 2 3

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
Explanation pome fruit growing in the tropic and subtropic regions and to realize its economical importance are aimed.
Content
In this lecture, systematics of pome fruit, distribution areas, limiting factors to growing pome fruit, import and production, pome fruit cultivars and their features, pome fruit growing in the tropics and subtropics, pome fruit rootstocks, plantation systems and cultural applications are emphasized.

Learning Outcomes
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Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
12345
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
10
Obatining data in horticulture, researching, considering, recording, consulting and expert ability, project writing and applying
X
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 Explanation of lecture content and general information about lecture. Study course notes and related subjects in recomended literatur.
2 Systematics od pome fruit, distribution areas and limitng factors pome fruit growing. Study course notes and related subjects in recomended literatur.
3 Production and importation of pome fruit in Turkey and its place in world marketing Study course notes and related subjects in recomended literatur.
4 Pome fruit cultivars and their features. Study course notes and related subjects in recomended literatur.
5 Pome fruit growing in subtropics. Study course notes and related subjects in recomended literatur.
6 Pome fruit growing in temperate zone. Study course notes and related subjects in recomended literatur.
7 Rootstocks of pome fruit. Study course notes and related subjects in recomended literatur.
8 Mid-Term Exam Mid term exam
9 Rootstocks of pome fruit. Study course notes and related subjects in recomended literatur.
10 Plantation systems in pome fruit species. Study course notes and related subjects in recomended literatur.
11 Plantation systems in pome fruit species. Study course notes and related subjects in recomended literatur.
12 Pruning systems to be used in pome fruit species grafted on different rootstocks. Study course notes and related subjects in recomended literatur.
13 Pruning systems to be used in pome fruit species grafted on different rootstocks. Study course notes and related subjects in recomended literatur.
14 Pruning systems to be used in pome fruit species grafted on different rootstocks. Study course notes and related subjects in recomended literatur.
15 Final Exam Final exam
16-17 Term Exams

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