COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Meteorology TYP   121 1 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. Bülent ÖZEKİCİ
Instructors
Prof.Dr.BÜLENT ÖZEKİCİ1. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
To examine all the parameters of climate such as heat, rainfall, wind and etc.
Content
Meteorology,Atmosphere,Energy,Heat and Temperature,Humidity,Condensation,Rainfall,Air Pressure,Winds,Air Mass,Air Front,Global Climate,Agriculture and Meteorology

Learning Outcomes
1) At the end of this course the students will have the preliminary information about evaluating climatic data.
2) Understands the scientific articles easily and comments about the results.
3) Developes projects to protect natural resources like water,and offers the benefit to society, using the information of basic engineering, basic agricultural engineering and agricultural structures and irrigation engineering .
4) Has the ability to analyze problems ,make decisions and solve about professional subjects
5) Developes and implement s strategies of sustainable water management for the purposes of protecting water resources and agricultural production.
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Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
12345
1
Makes aplication of engineering design of irrigation systems and conducts tests about the materıals used ın these systems and preapares reports
X
2
Developes and implements strategies for wastewater, drainage water, runoff water such as treated waste water re-use of non-conventional water without adversely affecting the environment, makes laboratory analysis about saline alkali soils and water suita
X
3
Prepares project about soil and water structures, animal houses, storage structures and crop production structures. Analyzes in terms of static and strength. Determines the properties of materials used in construction and makes the relevant tests.
X
4
Designs crop production systems, controls environmental domestic conditions and operates, makes the selection of materials to be used, tests and prepares a report.
X
5
Designs and projects small dams, ponds. Prepares and implements flood action plans within the scope of integrated watershed management.
X
6
Developes and implement s strategies of sustainable water management for the purposes of protecting water resources and agricultural production.
X
7
Developes and implements irrigation programmes using the soil-plant-water relations and soil engineering properties
X
8
Prepares land consolidation projects and applies. Provides farm developing systems. Prepares and implements rural development projects.
X
9
Exposes the problems about soil and water conservation (erosion) and water harvesting, prepares and implements the project.
X
10
Etudes drainage of agricultural lands, plans drainage systems,prepares projects and makes aplications, selects materials to be used, tests and prepares a report
X
11
Plans activities related to operation, maintenance and repairs irrigation network,developes project formulations in monitoring and evaluations, operates the irrigation networks.
X
12
Works independently and takes responsibility
X
13
Has the ability to design and apply analytical, modelling and experimental researches,and acquires the skill of analyzing and interpreting the complex issiues occured during this process .
X
14
Creates effective solutions for sustainable agricultural production
X
15
Accesses to the resources in the field, uses of these resources and continuous self-improvement
X
16
Developes projects to protect natural resources like water,and offers the benefit to society, using the information of basic engineering, basic agricultural engineering and agricultural structures and irrigation engineering .
X
17
Has the ability to analyze problems ,make decisions and solve about professional subjects
X

Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Meteorology ;The definition of meteorology and its history. Subbranches of Meteorology ;Meteorological observations Study lecture notes Lecture
Question-Answer
Demonstration
2 Atmosphere;The Composition and Layers of Atmosphere Study lecture notes Lecture
Question-Answer
Demonstration
3 Energy,Heat and Temperature;Conduction of Heat Study lecture notes Lecture
Question-Answer
Drilland Practice
Demonstration
4 Energy,Heat and Temperature;Heat Balance Study lecture notes Lecture
Question-Answer
Drilland Practice
Demonstration
5 Daily and Seasonal Temperature.The Formation of Seasons;Daily Temperature Change Study lecture notes Lecture
Question-Answer
Drilland Practice
Demonstration
Group Study
Brain Storming
6 Daily and Seasonal Temperature;The factors that affects Temperature,Air Temperature and Felt Air Temperature;Temperature Measurements and Thermometer Study lecture notes Lecture
Question-Answer
Drilland Practice
Demonstration
Group Study
7 EVAPORATION and HUMIDITY;Evaporation and Humidity Study lecture notes Lecture
Question-Answer
Drilland Practice
Demonstration
8 CONDENSATION;Frost,Fog and Mist;Clouds Study lecture notes Lecture
Question-Answer
Drilland Practice
Demonstration
Group Study
9 RAINFALL;The Formation and Types of Rainfall;Factors Affecting Rainfall;Types of Rainfall;Intensity and Frequency of Rainfall;Drought Study lecture notes Lecture
Question-Answer
Drilland Practice
Demonstration
10 RAINFALL;The Formation and Types of Rainfall;Factors Affecting Rainfall;Types of Rainfall;Intensity and Frequency of Rainfall;Drought Study lecture notes Lecture
Question-Answer
Drilland Practice
11 Mid Term Exam Study lecture notes Testing
12 AIR PRESSURE and WINDS;Atmosperic Pressure and Measuring ;Isobaric Charts and Central Pressure;Winds Study lecture notes Lecture
Question-Answer
Drilland Practice
Demonstration
Problem Solving
13 AIR MASS,AIR FRONT and WEATHER FORECAST;Air Mass,Air Front and Weather Forecast Study lecture notes Lecture
Demonstration
Project Based Learning
14 GLOBAL CLIMATE;Types of Climate;Changes in Climate Study lecture notes Lecture
Question-Answer
Demonstration
Project Based Learning
15 AGRICULTURE and METEOROLOGY;Climate Factors;Climate Factors and Erosion;Climate and Plants;Phenological Observations;Heat and Plants Study lecture notes Lecture
Question-Answer
Demonstration
Group Study
Brain Storming
Problem Solving
Project Based Learning
16-17 Final Exam Study lecture notes Testing
Performance Task
Performans Uygulaması

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
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