COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Research and Experimental Methods TYP   206 4 2 3 4

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. Gökhan Tamer KAYAALP
Instructors
Prof.Dr.GÖKHAN TAMER KAYAALP1. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
To give basic information about which stages should be passed through to the establishment and finalization of an experiment in Agricultural Structures and Irrigation departments, to determine the test plan as appropriate for the purpose of the research and to give the ability of interpreting the result obtained by performing analysis of variance according to the related test plan.
Content
Content describes the statistical analysis and interpretation of the Test Plans.

Learning Outcomes
1) The Department of Agricultural Structures and Irrigation has information about the issues to be considered before and after the establishment of a trial that is appropriate for the work of the Department.
2) General definitions in course content are known.
3) Know variance homogeneity tests.
4) Know the experimental plans which are frequently used in the field of Agricultural Structures and Irrigation Department.
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Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
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1
Makes aplication of engineering design of irrigation systems and conducts tests about the materıals used ın these systems and preapares reports
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
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.
4
Designs crop production systems, controls environmental domestic conditions and operates, makes the selection of materials to be used, tests and prepares a report.
5
Designs and projects small dams, ponds. Prepares and implements flood action plans within the scope of integrated watershed management.
6
Developes and implement s strategies of sustainable water management for the purposes of protecting water resources and agricultural production.
7
Developes and implements irrigation programmes using the soil-plant-water relations and soil engineering properties
8
Prepares land consolidation projects and applies. Provides farm developing systems. Prepares and implements rural development projects.
9
Exposes the problems about soil and water conservation (erosion) and water harvesting, prepares and implements the project.
10
Etudes drainage of agricultural lands, plans drainage systems,prepares projects and makes aplications, selects materials to be used, tests and prepares a report
11
Plans activities related to operation, maintenance and repairs irrigation network,developes project formulations in monitoring and evaluations, operates the irrigation networks.
12
Works independently and takes responsibility
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 .
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14
Creates effective solutions for sustainable agricultural production
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15
Accesses to the resources in the field, uses of these resources and continuous self-improvement
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 .
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17
Has the ability to analyze problems ,make decisions and solve about professional subjects

Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Assumptions of Variance Analysis Relevant Topics in the Research and Trial Methods Book
2 Variance Homogeneity Tests Relevant Topics in the Research and Trial Methods Book
3 One Way Analysis of Variance Relevant Topics in the Research and Trial Methods Book
4 Multiple Comparison Tests Relevant Topics in the Research and Trial Methods Book
5 Transfdrmations Relevant Topics in the Research and Trial Methods Book
6 Random Blocks Trial Plan Relevant Topics in the Research and Trial Methods Book
7 Repeated Blocks of Experimental Design Relevant Topics in the Research and Trial Methods Book
8 Latin Square Experimantal Design Relevant Topics in the Research and Trial Methods Book
9 midterm Relevant Topics in the Research and Trial Methods Book
10 Two-Factor Nested Classified Experimental Design Relevant Topics in the Research and Trial Methods Book
11 Three-Factor Nested Classified Experimental l Design Relevant Topics in the Research and Trial Methods Book
12 Factorial Experimantal Design ( 2x2) Relevant Topics in the Research and Trial Methods Book
13 Factorial Test Plan Arranged at Random Blocks Relevant Topics in the Research and Trial Methods Book
14 A Split Plot Experimental Design Relevant Topics in the Research and Trial Methods Book
15 General Evaluation Relevant Topics in the Research and Trial Methods Book
16-17 SEMESTER FINAL EXAM Relevant Topics in the Research and Trial Methods Book

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
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