COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Soil Tillage Machines * TAM   261 3 3 3 4

Prerequisites and co-requisites
Recommended Optional Programme Components None

Language of Instruction Turkish
Course Level Short Cycle Programmes (Associate's Degree)
Course Type
Course Coordinator Asst.Prof.Dr. Alper SOYSAL
Instructors
Dr. Öğr. ÜyesiALPER SOYSAL1. Öğretim Grup:A
Dr. Öğr. ÜyesiALPER SOYSAL2. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
To teach the concepts on soil and soil tillage and tillage methods and classification of tillage machines used in agricultural production, operation principles and the basic parts of them. Enable the students to find solutions to the problems arising from tillage.
Content
The concepts related to soil and soil tillage, tillage methods, classification of tillage machineries, their effects on the soil, working principles of tillage machineries, their basic parts, the analysis of force on tillage machineries, worring efficiency, power requirements

Learning Outcomes
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Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
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Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Description and contents of the course, some terms related to structure and physical properties of the soil The subjects related to the course topics
2 Description, aims and methods of soil tillage, classification of tillage machineries The subjects related to the course topics
3 Plaughs, Working principles and tillage technique The subjects related to the course topics
4 The analysis of forces on plaughs The subjects related to the course topics
5 Subsoiler, lister, soil drilling, their parts and working prenciples The subjects related to the course topics
6 Subsoiler and plaugh practices on the field The subjects related to the course topics
7 Harrows, their parts and working principles The subjects related to the course topics
8 The analysis of forces on harrows The subjects related to the course topics
9 Mid-Term exam Up to the mid-term exam the processed topics are studied
10 Cultivatiors, their parts, working prenciples and analysis of forces on them The subjects related to the course topics
11 Rotatillers, their parts, working prenciples and analysis of forces on them The subjects related to the course topics
12 Harrow, cultivatior and rotatiller practices on the field The subjects related to the course topics
13 Roller, float, equipment/machinery combinations and working principles The subjects related to the course topics
14 Problems and solution examples related to tillage machineries The subjects related to the course topics
15 Assignment evaluation The subjects related to the course topics
16-17 Final Exam Up to the final exam all of the processed topics are studied

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
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