Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
9102015261998Berry Fruits and Kiwi GrowingElective128
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
It is aimed that student will gain sufficient background to identify and grow berry fruits and kiwi
Name of Lecturer(s)
Assoc.Prof.Dr. Serdar KARA
Learning Outcomes
1Underderstanding of morphological and biological properties of the kiwi
2Teachhing of morphological of berry fruits
3Recognitioning and accepting of kiwi and berry fruits
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Kiwi growing becames widespread in Turkey. In this lectuce, kiwi growing area in the world, ecological needs, botanical structure, growing and training techniques, harvest and ppostharvest applications are discused. also berry fruits as rasperry, blackberry, are studied.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Impartance of berrry fruits and history
2General view of berry fruits
3Sytematic classification of kiwi
4Morphological and biological properties of the kiwi
5Ecological requirements of the kiwi
6Climatic requirements of the kiwi
7Propagation techniques
8Mid-term exam
9Grafting propagation
10Tissue culture
11Cultivations techniques
12Selection of cultivars
13Trellis systemb
14Harvest and storage
15The future of kiwi and recommedations
16Final Exam
Recommended or Required Reading
Lecture notes are supplied by the lecturer
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Activities are given in detail in the section of "Assessment Methods and Criteria" and "Workload Calculation"
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
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End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
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Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures14228
Practice14228
Report Preparation13030
Report Presentation122
Reading1410140
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)232
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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