COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Industrial Crop Growing * ZMS   307 5 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. Leyla Sezen TANSI
Instructors
Prof. Dr.LEYLA SEZEN TANSI1. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
Introduction to major industrial crops. Provide knowledge on their botany and cultivation.
Content
Introduction to botany and cultivation of some major industrial crops including starch and sugar crops(potatoes, sweet potato), oil crops (sunflower, rape, soybean), fiber crops (cotton and linum) and medicinal and aromatic plants.

Learning Outcomes
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Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
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1
Recognizes the basic concepts in science, engineering, general machinery and other socio-cultural issues in agriculture and acquires up to date information.
X
2
Knows the use and preservation possibilities of natural and the fossil energy sources in agricultural production.
3
Knows manufacturing methods of agricultural machinery and materials are.
4
Becomes conscious of the effects of global and societal context and understands the importance of entrepreneurship and innovation of Professional solutions and applications.
5
Knows the problems of the the main applications of agricultural machines, setting and maintenance in use of the field.
6
Applies appropriate models of sustainable production for mechanization in agricultural enterprises, creates an optimal chain of mechanization and operates.
7
Knows and applies at least one of the three dimensional drawing programmes.
8
Knows and applies the laws and regulations of agricultural machinery manufacturing.
9
Identifies problems that can be solved within the scope of mechanization in plant and animal production and selects the appropriate equipment.
10
Knows national, international project resources and their admission, application and monitoring processes.
11
knows the agriculture and agricultural machinery about the national-international regulations.
12
Knows and applies the design and manufacturing the 3d solid modelling
13
Selects the appropriate materials for agricultural machines.
14
Knows and applies the methods which improves them professionally.
15
Prepares the AR_GE project and desings and manufactures it.
16
Plans and manages the creation of jobs for agricultural machines in manufacture, marketing and service network, .
17
Has sufficient background in the field of Basic Engineering and Agricultural Engineering in general and Agricultural Machinery field in particular.
X
18
Assists agricultural machinery firms in AR_GE and technology innovation.
19
Learns a new application-oriented software design and Agriculture.
20
Makes contacts within the scope of current issues in agriculture sector, manufacturing industry, public institutions and representatives of chambers internship and undertakes responsibilities in various working environments.

Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Introduction to medicinal aromatic plants and their cultivation. Reading lecture topic from the course book and the articles about the topic
2 Cultivation, botanic properties and the importance of sweet potato in Turkey and the World. cultivation of sweet potato and its maintenance, harvest, and storage. Putting the tuber on market. Botanic properties of manyok and its cultivation. Reading lecture topic from the course book and the articles about the topic
3 utilization ways of potatoes and history of potato and its spread. Reading lecture topic from the course book and the articles about the topic
4 Spread of helianthus tuberosus and its cultivation in Turkey and botanic properties. Reading lecture topic from the course book and the articles about the topic
5 Utilization of sugarbeet and its history and spread Reading lecture topic from the course book and the articles about the topic
6 Cultivation and Botany of Sugarcane and botanic properties Reading lecture topic from the course book and the articles about the topic
7 The importance of Sun flower, its importance, suitable climate, in Turkey and World (planting, alternation, fertilazing, irrigation, harvest, storage) cultivation and import Reading lecture topic from the course book and the articles about the topic
8 mid term exam
9 The importance of rape and its trade, cultivation and systematic. The importance of aspirin, its trade and systematic. Reading lecture topic from the course book and the articles about the topic
10 The importance of Jojoba and its cultivation and systematic. Reading lecture topic from the course book and the articles about the topic
11 The importance of Groundnut, its history, import and exportIts importance and cultivation in Turkey and in the World. Suitable clmate for Groundnut and its cultivation ((planting, alternation, fertilazing, irrigation, harvest, storage). İts cultivation Reading lecture topic from the course book and the articles about the topic
12 The importance and history of Sesame, its import and export in Turkey and in the world. Its suitable climate and cultivation. Reading lecture topic from the course book and the articles about the topic
13 History of Cotton, its importance and cultivation in Turkey and in the world and trade Reading lecture topic from the course book and the articles about the topic
14 botanic prperties of tobacco, its quality, and chemical structure of tobacco leaf Reading lecture topic from the course book and the articles about the topic
15 botanic properties of linum and Its quality and cultivation Reading lecture topic from the course book and the articles about the topic
16-17 final exam

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
Additional Resources