COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Organic Beekeeping and Pollination OT   122 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. Burcu ÖZBEK
Instructors
Öğr. Gör.BURCU ÖZBEK1. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
Aims to make beekeeping in organic agriculture
Content
History of beekeeping, beekeeping systems, bee care, growing places

Learning Outcomes
1) Beekeeping and honey production techniques can be applied
2) He has information about the contribution of honey to pollination
3) Bee colonists have knowledge of how to manage
4) Bee can recognize and fight disease and pests
5) Acquire the economic benefits of organic farming.
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Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
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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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To have technical knowledge in subjects related to horticulture
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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.
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Establishing-managing orchards, greenhouses and vineyards
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Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Definition of beekeeping, place and importance of beekeeping in agricultural production, history of beekeeping, beekeeping in the world and in Turkey The relevant subjects in lesson note Lecture
2 Definition and classification of bee breeds and species The relevant subjects in lesson note
3 Honey bee races, honey bee morphology The relevant subjects in lesson note Lecture
4 Honey bee races, honey bee morphology The relevant subjects in lesson note Lecture
5 Honey bee colony: definition of colon and individuals, development and nutrition The relevant subjects in lesson note Lecture
6 Honey bee colony: definition of colon and individuals, development and nutrition The relevant subjects in lesson note Lecture
Project Based Learning
7 Social life and colony mode: social life and colony order, nursing care, pollen transport and storage, nectar and propolis collection, water transport The relevant subjects in lesson note Lecture
Project Based Learning
8 Social life and colony mode: social life and colony order, nursing care, pollen transport and storage, nectar and propolis collection, water transport To get ready by studying the lesson notes and presents treated until mid term Lecture
9 Midterm exam The relevant subjects in lesson note Testing
10 Honeybee genetics and breeding The relevant subjects in lesson note Lecture
11 Honeybee genetics and breeding The relevant subjects in lesson note Lecture
12 Working conditions and rules in beekeeping, ways to start beekeeping, record keeping, beekeeping materials, region selection The relevant subjects in lesson note Lecture
Question-Answer
13 Feeding of spring care colons, hive assembly, queen bee renewal, sons giving and prevention routes The relevant subjects in lesson note Lecture
Discussion
14 Summer care, autumn care and winter care The relevant subjects in lesson note Lecture
Discussion
15 Summer care, autumn care and winter care The relevant subjects in lesson note Lecture
Discussion
16-17 FINAL EXAM Getting ready to the final exam by using lecture notes and ppt documents cover all semester Testing

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
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