COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Gymnosperm Plants * AYHS   106 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. Durmuş ÇETİNKAYA
Instructors
Öğr. Gör.HANDAN ŞAPCI1. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
To inform about plant system and to learn herbaceous and woody information in general
Content
General information, Organography, root, stem, shoots, crust, leaf properties. The differences between Angiospermae (closed seed) and Gymnospermae (open seed), cone, seed, pollination, fertilization. Introducing the various organs of woody taxa (male and female flowers, pollination, fruit types) Introduction of nomenclature, Angiospermae and Gymnospermae taxa, important botanical features of class, family, genus and taxa which are living examples today, importance in terms of forestry and parking, Growing areas, some ecological desires. Species, Underwater Categories, Subtitles, Varieties, Species Categories, Genus, Familia, Names in Botany, Cultivar, Clone, First Species, Flora Zones in Turkey, Endemic and Relikt Plants, Turkey's Major Vegetation Types

Learning Outcomes
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Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Determination, Classification, nomenclature of trees and shrubs. Reading the lecture notes and related resources
2 Biodiversity of Turkey and geographic properties Reading the lecture notes and related resources
3 Vegetation Structure of Turkey Reading the lecture notes and related resources
4 General Morphology of Plants Reading the lecture notes and related resources
5 İntroduction to Gymnosperms Reading the lecture notes and related resources
6 Ephedraceae, Ginkgoaceae Reading the lecture notes and related resources
7 Taxaceae, Cycadaceae Reading the lecture notes and related resources
8 Mid-term Exam Yazılı sınav
9 Pinaceae Reading the lecture notes and related resources
10 Pinaceae Reading the lecture notes and related resources
11 The formation of reproductive organs, fertilization and embryogenesis in Gymnosperm Reading the lecture notes and related resources
12 Microsporangium structure and development Reading the lecture notes and related resources
13 Megasporangiyum structure and development Reading the lecture notes and related resources
14 Anter opening and pollination Reading the lecture notes and related resources
15 Seed development and distribution in Gymnosperms Reading the lecture notes and related resources
16-17 FINAL EXAM Final Exam

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
Additional Resources