COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Compost preparation and application techniques * *OT   116 2 2 2 3

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. Aygül DAYAN
Instructors
Öğr. Gör.AYGÜL DAYAN1. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
The aim of the course is to develop students' ability to plan, conduct, finalize and submit a research report in accordance with scientific writing rules under the advice of an instructor
Content
According to the tendency of the learners to determine the subject of research, implementation of the applications and execution of the test, statistical evaluation of the results and writing of the report in a report

Learning Outcomes
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Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
12345
1
To have sufficient theoretical knowledge in agricultural technician To have sufficient theoretical knowledge in basic horticulture and also fruit, vegetable, vitis and ornamental growing and breeding subjects
X
2
To have technical knowledge in subjects related to horticulture
X
3
Finding the source of environmental, biological, technical and economical problems in organic agriculture those reduce yield and quality and developing solutions based on researches
X
4
To define, entitle and grow fruit, vegetable, vineyard and ornamentals Applying methods for preserving genetic resources and environment for sustainable usage in horticulture Irrigation, fertilization, defining pests and diseases, considering and assa
X
5
Obatining data in organic agriculture, researching, considering, recording, consulting and expert ability, project writing and applying Recognizing different roles those enchance the individual skills and undertaking role as a member of the work team and
X
6
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
7
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
8
Establishing-managing orchards, greenhouses and vineyards
X

Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Definition of compost Power point preparation for the subject.
2 Materials and methods used in composting Power point preparation for the subject.
3 Materials and methods used in composting Power point preparation for the subject.
4 Compost making techniques in airy conditions Power point preparation for the subject.
5 Compost making techniques on airless conditions Power point preparation for the subject.
6 Usage and importance of composts in agriculture Power point preparation for the subject.
7 Usage and importance of composts in agriculture Power point preparation for the subject.
8 midterm exam
9 Parameters affecting composting Power point preparation for the subject.
10 Compost mix account Power point preparation for the subject.
11 Properties of mature compost Power point preparation for the subject.
12 Areas of use of compost Power point preparation for the subject.
13 Investigation of research articles about compost construction and plant growth Pre-distribution of research topics
14 Investigation of research articles about compost construction and plant growth Pre-distribution of research topics
15 Composting in mushroom growing Power point preparation for the subject.
16-17 General assessment - final examination Question- answer

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
Additional Resources