Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
9102125271998Micronutrients Fertilization of PlantsElective118
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The objective of this course is to give basic informations about fertilizers, fertilization. and aplication of convenient doses and forms of secondary plant nutrients.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Burçin Çokuysal
Learning Outcomes
1Student knows basic principals of fertilization
2Student knows secondary plant nutrients
3Student knows fertilizers
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Fertilizers, fertilization methods,plant nutrients and their classification,secondary plant nutrients in plants and their importance, fertilization with secondary plant nutrients.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Plant nutrients and their classificationPlant nutrients and their classification
2The importance of secondary plant nutrients in plantsThe importance of secondary plant nutrients in plants
3Secondary plant nutrients , their functions and deficiency symptomsSecondary plant nutrients , their functions and deficiency symptoms
4Secondary plant nutrients , their functions and deficiency symptoms. (continuing)Secondary plant nutrients , their functions and deficiency symptoms. (continuing)
5Secondary plant nutrients , their functions and deficiency symptoms. (continuing)Secondary plant nutrients , their functions and deficiency symptoms. (continuing)
6Secondary plant nutrients , their functions and deficiency symptoms. (continuing)Secondary plant nutrients , their functions and deficiency symptoms. (continuing)
7Classification of soils regarding to secondary plant nutrientsClassification of soils regarding to secondary plant nutrients
8Mid – Term examClassification of soils regarding to secondary plant nutrients
9Assesment of plants regarding to their secondary plant nutrients contentAssesment of plants regarding to their secondary plant nutrients content
10Assesment of analysis datas in terms of secondary plant nutrientsAssesment of analysis datas in terms of secondary plant nutrients
11Basic informations about fertilizer programsBasic informations about fertilizer programs
12A sample of establishing fertilizer programsA sample of establishing fertilizer programs
13A sample of establishing fertilizer programsA sample of establishing fertilizer programs
14Discussion and assesment of established fertilization programDiscussion and assesment of established fertilization program
15RevisionRevision
16Final examPractice Exam
Recommended or Required Reading
(Kacar, B; Katkat, V. 2007. Bitki Besleme. Nobel Yayınevi, ISBN: 9789515918345) Marschner, H. 1988.Mineral Nutrition of Higher Plants.Acad. Pres.889 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
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
SUM0
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
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SUM0
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures14228
Self Study149126
Individual Study for Mid term Examination8540
Individual Study for Final Examination10550
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)248
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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