COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Agricultural Structures Design TYP   402 8 2 3 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. Derya ÖNDER
Instructors
Prof.Dr.DERYA ÖNDER1. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
Provide students to understand the basic design principles of buildings, to create agricultural building design projects and to evaluate the present design projects according to these principles.
Content
Planning the forms of agricultural settlements in the plant center, environmental and climatic conditions and their control in farm buildings, heat balance, planning and projecting of production structures such as dairy, beef, sheep and chicken housing planning and projecting of storage and protection structures, planning and projecting of manure management systems, preparation of quantity takeoff and cost estimating, preparation the examples of design projects relating to agricultural structures.

Learning Outcomes
1) Accesses to the resources in the field, uses of these resources and continuous self-improvement
2) Plans activities related to operation, maintenance and repairs irrigation network,developes project formulations in monitoring and evaluations, operates the irrigation networks.
3) Developes and implements irrigation programmes using the soil-plant-water relations and soil engineering properties
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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
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
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
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 Definition of Agricultural structure and design concepts and scope of a design Project, homework introduction Pre-reading the course boks Lecture
2 Planning the layout of agricultural structures in the Operation Center Pre-reading the course boks Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
3 Environmental conditions in designing agricultural buildings Pre-reading the course boks Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
Demonstration
4 Climatic conditions in designing agricultural buildings Pre-reading the course boks Lecture
Discussion
5 Heat balance in the agricultural buildings. Pre-reading the course boks Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
6 Designing of dairy and beef cattle housing Pre-reading the course boks Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
7 Designing of sheep housing. Pre-reading the course boks Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
8 Mid-Term Exam Pre-reading the course boks Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
9 1st exam preparing for exam Testing
10 Designing of greenhouses Pre-reading the course boks Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
11 Designing of agricultural storages Pre-reading the course boks Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
12 preparation of scouting and quantity reports Pre-reading the course boks Lecture
13 Structural applications on manure management. Pre-reading the course boks Lecture
Question-Answer
14 irrigation structures Pre-reading the course boks Lecture
Question-Answer
15 Irrigation structures Pre-reading the course boks Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
16-17 Term Exams preparing for exam Testing

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
Additional Resources