COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Plant Nutrition and Biological Fertilization * OT   104 2 2 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 Lec. İlkay ŞEN
Instructors
Öğr. Gör.İLKAY ŞEN1. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
Careful application of fertilizers which have very important effects on the environment, fertilizing methods in garden plants and viniculture, application methods of fertilizing information required for fertilizer recommendations, garden plants and vineyards.
Content
Micro nutrient elements required for plant growth, micro nutrient elements required for plant growth, properties of barn fertilizers, nitrogenous fertilizers, phosphorous fertilizers, potassium fertilizers, calcium, magnesium and sulfur containing fertilizers, micro element containing fertilizers, fertilizer fertilization , Fertilization of fruit trees, fertilization of vineyards, fertilization in greenhouses

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
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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 Macro nutrients required for plant growth Related lecture notes
2 Micro nutrients required for plant growth Related lecture notes
3 Introduction of manure fertilizers Related lecture notes
4 Nitrogenous fertilizers Related lecture notes
5 Phosphorous fertilizers Related lecture notes
6 Potassium fertilizers Related lecture notes
7 Fertilizers containing calcium, magnesium and sulfur Related lecture notes
8 Mid-Term Exam
9 Fertilizers containing micro elements Related lecture notes
10 Basic principles of fertilizer Related lecture notes
11 Fertilization of vegetables Related lecture notes
12 Fertilization of fruit trees Related lecture notes
13 Linkage composting Related lecture notes
14 Fertilization in greenhouse Related lecture notes
15 Advantages and uses of green manure Related lecture notes
16-17 Term Exams

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
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