Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
9102025071998Resistance to Plant PestsElective118
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
It is aimed that students comprehend important of resistance plant growth in terms of environment and human healty, and economic, know mecanisms of resistance and factors influence resistance. In addition, various crops resistant to certain insect species taken as a result of these and can comment on methods for growing resistant plants and With this regard their ability to provide solutions to problems is to acquire are intended.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Associate Prof. Dr. Ferit TURANLI
Learning Outcomes
1 Learning methods for growing resistant plants and providing solutions to problems encountured.
2Comprehending Importance of resistance and passively contributes of resistance to the environment and human health and the economy.
3Learning significant points on growing resistance plant
4Comprehending relationship between insect behavior and resistance
5Classifying varieties of resistance to plant pests and factors influence resistance.
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Place of growing resistance plant in agriculture pest control,Benefits of resistance to economical entomologyVarieties of resistance to pests on plants,Factors influence resistance, Crops resistant to certain insect species,Methods for growing resistant plants and their problems
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Control methods used in agriculture
2Benefits of resistance to economical entomology
3varieties of resistance to pests on plants
4factors influence resistance
5Morphology of plant organs
6Biochemical structure of plants
7Plant biology
8Midterm Exam
9Genetically structure of plants
10Effect of environmental factors on resistance
11Insect behavior
12Insect-Pathogen relationship
13Other factors
14Term paper
15Presentation of the project
16Final Exam
Recommended or Required Reading
Handouts 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
SUM0
SUM0
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Quiz6318
Attending Lectures14228
Report Preparation11515
Project Presentation11515
Self Study14684
Individual Study for Mid term Examination14040
Individual Study for Final Examination14040
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)240
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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