Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
9102025572008Alternative Control Measures Against Plant DiseasesElective118
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The aim of this course is to explain the students the problems caused by using pesticides in agriculture and to instruct the alternative substances and methods against pesticides and pesticides’ use that may have roles in decreasing these problems.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Ersin ONOGUR
Learning Outcomes
1The problems associated with the use of pesticides in agriculture, the definition of an alternative substance and methods, induction of resistance in plants, grouping and description of alternative substances and methods.
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
The problems associated with the use of pesticides in agriculture, the definition of an alternative substance and methods, induction of resistance in plants, grouping and description of alternative substances and methods.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Introduction;Pesticides and problems
2Description: Alternative matters and methods
3Induction of plant resistance
4Ozone-1
5Ozone-2
6Silicone
7Carbonates
8Hydrogen peroxide
9Midterm examination
10K and P Salts
11Oils
12Plant extracts
13Compost
14Mycorrhiza
15General evaluation
16Final exam
Recommended or Required Reading
•Yüksek lisans tezleri (S. İnci, H. Türküsay) ve bunlardan üretilmiş yayınlar •Doktora tezi ( İ.Yıldırım) ve bundan üretilmiş yayınlar •TÜBİTAK- BİDEP Projesi (B. Şin) ve bundan üretilmiş yayınlar • Anonymous, 2000. “Serada Organik Domates Yetiştiriciliği” (Editörler :Y. Tüzel, E. Onoğur) TÜBİTAK- TARP Yayınları. Ege Üniv. Ziraat Fak., İzmir, 2000. •Demir, S., E. Onogur, 1997. “Investigation on the effectiveness of sodium bicarbonate against powdery mildew on tomato grown in greenhouse.”Acta Horticulturae Nr.491. Proceedings of the ISHS Symposium on Greenhouse Management for Better Yield and Quality in Mild Winter Climates. 3 - 5 November 1997, Antalya, Turkey, p.449 - 452. •Onoğur, E., 1996. “Ekolojik Tarımda Bitki Koruma.” •İçinden:Ekolojik (Organik, Biyolojik) Tarım. Ed. U.Aksoy, A. Altındişli. Ekolojik Tarım Organizasyonu Derneği, E.Ü. Basımevi-Bornova, 1996. •Onoğur, E., N. Çetinkaya, 1999. “Ekolojik Tarımda Bitki Korumanın Genel Ilkeler”. İçinden: "Ekolojik Tarım".Ekolojik Tarım Eğitimi Ders Notları. Tarım ve Köyişleri Bakanlığı İzmir İl Müdürlüğü,E.Ü. Ziraat Fakültesi, Ekolojik Tarım Organizasyonu Derneği. Kasım 1999-İzmir, s. 111 – 129
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)
Quiz122
Attending Lectures14228
Self Study149126
Individual Study for Mid term Examination14040
Individual Study for Final Examination15050
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)246
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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