Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
9102015442004Breeding of Ornamental PlantsElective128
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The aim of thjs lecture is to know evaluation of cultivars of different fruit species, breeding methods and cultivars obtained by these methods, to gain knowledge and abilities to solve problems about development of cultivars.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof.Dr. M. Ercan ÖZZAMBAK, Prof.Dr. Adalet MISIRLI
Learning Outcomes
1Being able to learn breeding methods used on ornamental breeding
2Being able to prepare ornamental breeding programme,
3Being able to recognise the reason of cultivar development,
4Being able to comprehend the importance of ornamental breeding
5Being able to know cultivars obtained by different breeding methods,
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
• Aims of ornamental breeding • Flower and fertilization biology • Breeding methods • Ornamental breeding programme • Breeding programmes on different ornamental species
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Introduction, Aims of breeding
2Genetic resources
3Flower and fertilization biology
4Breeding methods
5Breeding methods
6In vitro methods
7Breeding programmes on begonia
8Mid term exam
9Breeding programmes on viola
10Breeding programmes on dianthus
11Breeding programmes on rose
12Breeding programmes on tulip
13Breeding programmes on Lilium
14Breeding programmes on Lisianthus citrus species
15Evaluation of ornamental breeding programmes in our country and world
16Final Exam
Recommended or Required Reading
Bahçe Bitkileri Islahı (Lecture notes) Genel Bitki Islahı Periodicals
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
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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 Examination13030
Final Examination14545
Attending Lectures14228
Project Preparation16060
Project Presentation144
Individual Study for Mid term Examination13030
Individual Study for Final Examination14545
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)242
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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