Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
9102125141998Environmental Pollution Problems in Agricultural Soils and Irrigation WaterElective128
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The core of this course is to provide identify polution problems in agricultural soils and irrigation water and able to provide taking necessary measurement aganist soil and water polution.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Assoc. Prof. Dr.ent.Dr. Sezai DELİBACAK
Learning Outcomes
1able to determine taking necessary measurement aganist environmental pollution in agricultural soils and irrigation water
2able to evaluate soil and water pollution with using recomended limit values
3On completion of this course students will be able to understand terms about soil and water and environmental pollution
4able to determine reasons and resources of envıronmental pollution problems in agrıcultural soils and irrigation water
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Reasons and resources of envıronmental pollution problems in agrıcultural soils and irrigation water; pollution limit values for agrıcultural soils and irrigation water;t aking necessary measurement aganist environmental pollution in agricultural soils and irrigation water
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1General knowledge about lecture; reasons of environmental problems
2Terms and their meaning about environment and soil and water pollution
3Reasons of water resorces pollution
4Resans of soil pollution
5Relationships between agricultural activities and environment
6Domestic wastes; sewage sludge; use of sewage sludge in agricultural soils
7Midterm exam
8Heavy metal pollution and resources in agricultural soils
9Effects of trace and heavy metals in soil on agricultural production
10Use of treated wastewater in agriculture
11Remedation of heavy metal pollution in soil
12Pollution problem in Rivers of Turkey
13Pollution problem in Lakes of Turkey
14Take of necessary measurements aganist soil and water and environmental pollution
15Final exam
Recommended or Required Reading
Tan, K.H., 1994. Environmental Soil Science. Markel Dekker Inc., 270 Madison Aveneu, New York,10016 U.S.A., ISBN 0-8247-9198-3, 255 p. Tuncay, H., 1994 Su Kalitesi. Ege Üniversitesi Ziraat Fakültesi Yayınları: 512, Bornova-İzmir. Ayers, R. S. & Westcot, D. W., 1989. Water quality for agriculture. FAO, Irrigation and Drainage Paper 29 Rev. 1, Rome, 174 p. Haktanır, K., Arcak, S. 1998. Çevre Kirliligi. Ankara Üniversitesi Ziraat Fakültesi Yayınları 1503. A. Ü. Ziraat Fakültesi Halkla Ilişkiler ve Yayın Ünitesi, Ankara, 323 s. Uslu, O., Türkman, A. 1987. Su Kirliliği ve Kontrolü. T.C. Başbakanlık Çevre Genel Müdürlüğü Yayınları Eğitim Dizisi No 1. Ankara, 364 s.
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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Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures13339
Report Preparation11010
Report Presentation122
Self Study1410140
Individual Study for Mid term Examination11515
Individual Study for Final Examination12020
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)230
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