Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
HBB302Elective364
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The definition of hobby gardening and history, the spread of the status and future of our country, the environment and healthy nature made compatible production planning and provide information to learn about the planning of quality production
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Dursun EŞİYOK
Learning Outcomes
1B e able to select the location of the hobby garden
2Be able to understand tillage techniques.
3Be able to explain the characteristics of the soil
4To understand the growing methods according to the seasons
5To learn cultivation techniques.
6Be able to prepair propagating materials.
7Be able to apply cultivation practices.
8Be able to examine maturity, harvesting time and yield of cultivated crops
9Be able to plan production of crops.
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
The students who attendent course will learn the history and the determination of hobby garden, hobby gardening in our country, growing requirements, growing techniques and practices. In addition harvesting, storage, yield and uses of cultivated crops.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Determination of the hobby gardeningCollecting and searching learnig material
2The history of hobby gardensPreparation from course book
3Selecting of production placePreparation from course book
4Tillage of production placePreparation from course book
5Prepair propagating materialsPreparation from course book
6Sowing and plantig of propagating materialsPreparation from course book
7Applying cultivation practicesPreparation from course book
8Mid-term exam Preparation from course book
9Planing production with sister plantsPreparation from course book
10Introducing the benefits of crop rotation in hobby gardeningPreparation from course book
11Soil fertility in hobby gardensPreparation from course book
12Technical trip to the hobby gardensPreparation from course book
13Technical trip to the hobby gardensPreparation from course book
14Production of hobby gardensPreparation from course book
15PresantationPreparation from course book
16Final examFinal exam
Recommended or Required Reading
1. Vural, H., D. Eşiyok, İ. Duman, 2000. Cultivated vegetables (Kültür sebzeleri), Ege University press, 440 p, (In Turkish) 2. Şalk, A., L. Arın, M. Deveci, S. Polat, 2008. Special vegeatables (Özel Sebzecilik), Onur Grafik ve matbaa.ve reklam Hizmetleri, 488p,(In Turkish) 3. Hessayon, D. G, 1990. The Vegetables Expert, Britannica House, England. 127 p. 4. Bayraktar, K., 1981. Vegetable Growing (Cultivated Vegetables) Ege Üniversty Pres, 480 s. (In Turkish) 5. Bicknell, A., 1991. The New Kitchen Garden, Penguen Books, England. 176 p.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
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End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
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SUM0
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures14228
Practice14228
Project Preparation12020
Project Presentation144
Individual Study for Mid term Examination11515
Individual Study for Final Examination11818
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)117
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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