COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
meteorology * BAT   105 1 2 2 2

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 Lec. İlkay ŞEN
Instructors
Öğr. Gör.İLKAY ŞEN1. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
The aim of this course is to provide the students with information about weather, climate, climate element, climatic factors, acquire knowledge about meteorological events to increase the quantity and quality of plant and animal production, meteorological events affecting agricultural activities negatively and precautions to be taken against these events
Content
The effect of agricultural meteorology on the vegetation and animal production of climate elements, meteorological events affecting agricultural production negatively, global climate change and its impact on agriculture and water resources, the effects of agricultural meteorology on the structure of the atmosphere, atmospheric pollution and damage to cultural plants, weather, climate and climate elements

Learning Outcomes
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Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
12345
1
To have sufficient theoretical knowledge in agricultural technician
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2
To have sufficient theoretical knowledge in basic horticulture and also fruit, vegetable, vitis and ornamental growing and breeding subjects
X
3
To have technical knowledge in subjects related to horticulture
X
4
Finding the source of environmental, biological, technical and economical problems in horticulture those reduce yield and quality and developing solutions based on researches
X
5
To define, entitle and grow fruit, vegetable, vineyard and ornamentals
X
6
Applying methods for preserving genetic resources and environment for sustainable usage in horticulture
X
7
Irrigation, fertilization, defining pests and diseases, considering and assaying changes after post-harvest storage in horticulture
X
8
Obatining data in horticulture, researching, considering, recording, consulting and expert ability, project writing and applying
X
9
Recognizing different roles those enchance the individual skills and undertaking role as a member of the work team and having skills in terms of team work under different conditions
X
10
Accessing to the relevant information for the purpose, analytical thinking and planning, questioning, having an exploratory and creative vision and using the obtained knowledge for the benefit of society
X
11
Transfering knowledge to filed working people with different levels, concacting, data presenting. Moreover updating theirselves in terms of science, culture, art and social areas regarding their individual interest and skills.
X
12
Establishing-managing orchards, greenhouses and vineyards
X

Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 The aim and importance of agricultural meteorology Benefited from different sources
2 General information about the atmosphere, Meteorological observation stations Benefited from different sources
3 Solar radiation Benefited from different sources
4 Measurement of air and soil temperature, expressions Benefited from different sources
5 Air moisture measurement and moisture expression patterns Benefited from different sources
6 Precipitation patterns and precipitation, Factors affecting precipitation Benefited from different sources
7 Air pressure and measurement Benefited from different sources
8 midtern
9 Wind, wind measurement, wind protection facilities Benefited from different sources
10 Evaporation, measurement of evaporation Benefited from different sources
11 Effect of meteorological elements on agricultural production Benefited from different sources
12 Don phenomenon, classification of frost, methods of struggle Benefited from different sources
13 Meteorological events affecting agricultural production negatively Benefited from different sources
14 Drought, drought indices, fight against drought Benefited from different sources
15 Global climate change, impact on agriculture and water resources Benefited from different sources
16-17 finale exam

Recommended or Required Reading
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