Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
ZBK411Clinical PracticesCompulsory483
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The aim of the course is to introduce the official institutions and establishments and private firms or companies which have activity in the field of plant protection to students, to visit these places and the growers and to give an opportunity to them for getting professional experience
Name of Lecturer(s)
All Academic Staff
Learning Outcomes
1Comprehend the situation of plant protection in agriculture engineering education and define its potential
2Recognize plant protection organization in our country and demonstrate the position of official and private institutions in this scheme
3Express the activities of plant protection and the relevant investigations in our region
4Notice the connections between the studies conducted in the field of plant protection and the application of them by the growers
5Create the opportunity for observing the activities as to plant protection on grower conditions
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
The information on plant protection organization in our country Visiting certain official institutions and establishments Visiting some private firms or companies Excursion on the fields of growers dealing with various agricultural production activities
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Introduction of Faculty of Agriculture and Department of Plant Protection, Specialization areas and main research topics of Department, related profes-sional institutions and establishments and brief information on practical training
2Visit to E.Ü.Z.F. Menemen Çiftliği and Ege Tarımsal Araştırma Enstitüsü
3Visit to pesticide dealer and grower on protected farming
4Visit to grower around Izmir
5Visit to Pesticide company
6Visit to Pesticide Producer
7Visit to Company on organic farming
8Midterm Exam
9Visit to mushroom grower
10Visit to packing company
11Visit to Bornova Zirai Mücadele Araştırma Enstitüsü
12Visit to Zirai Karantina Müdürlüğü
13Visit to İzmir Tarım İl Müdürlüğü
14Visit to Zeytincilik Araştırma Enstitüsü
15General informaiton about marketing of plant protection products
16Final Exam
Recommended or Required Reading
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
SUM0
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
SUM0
SUM0
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Practice14228
Report Preparation122
Self Study414
Individual Study for Mid term Examination12020
Individual Study for Final Examination12525
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)79
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PO
1
PO
2
PO
3
PO
4
PO
5
PO
6
LO12     
LO2 4    
LO3 2    
LO4     5
LO5   5  
* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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