Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
9102015712018Physiology of Vegetable CropsElective118
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
to explain the basic problems about physiological events occurring, sustaining and finishing in the plants in terms of the principles of physics and chemistry.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Doç. Dr. Gölgen Bahar ÖZTEKİN
Learning Outcomes
11- will have information about some essential subjects such as germination, water and nutrient uptake and transport, loss of water, photosynthesis and respiration of the plants
22- will have information about the root and leaf system of the plants and plant enzymes and hormones.
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
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Course Contents
1.To teach the physiological events occurring in the plants. 2.To give necessary information and practice about plants physiology.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Plant cell structure and basic physiological events
2Seed structure of vegetables and germination
3Root structure and rooting in vegetables
4Water and cell relation
5Water absorbsion and transport
6Water losses in plant (transpiration)
7Nutrient uptake and transport in plants
8Mid-Term Examination
9Photosynthesis
10Transport of photosynthesis products
11Respiratory
12Growth and development in vegetables
13Plant development movements
14Plant hormones and functions
15Stress and endurance physiology in vegetables
16Final Examination
Recommended or Required Reading
Kacar, B., Katkat, Vç, Öztürk, Ş., 2002. Bitki Fizyolojisi. Uludağ Universitesi Güçlendirme Vakfı Yayın No:198. Bursa. Kacar, B., 1989. Bitki Fizyolojisi. Ankara Üniversitesi, Ziraat Fakültesi Yayınları, No: 1153, Ankara Vardar, Y. ve A. Güven,.1993. Bitki Fizyolojisine Giriş. Bilgehan Basınevi, Bornava-İzmir Taiz, L., Ziger, E., 2008, Bitki Fizyolojisi (3. Baskı Çeviri Editörü: İsmail Türkan), Palme Yayıncılık, Ankara, 690 s. William, G. Hopkins, 1995. Plant Physiology, The University of Western Ontario. Avcıoğlu, R. 1995.Bitki Fizyolojisi, Ders Notu. Bornova-İzmir Akman, Y. ve C. Darıcı. 1998. Bitki Fizyolojisi (Büyüme ve Gelişme Fizyolojisi). Basım Kariyer Matbacılık Limitet Şirketi. Ankara
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)
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Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination111
Attending Lectures14342
Self Study14228
Individual Study for Homework Problems16348
Individual Study for Mid term Examination7535
Individual Study for Final Examination14570
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)226
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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