Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
ZBK403WEEDS AND THEIR CONTROLCompulsory472
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Objectives of the Course
At the end of the course students will be competent in Identifying the weeds, distinguishing destructive and beneficial weeds in agriulture, deciding to control of harmful weeds
Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1Identifying the harmful weeds
2Deciding to control of weeds
3Determining the proper control method
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Important herbicide groups, characteristics of some herbicides, important weeds of different crops, methods of weeds control
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Definition of weed and history of weed control
2The importance and harm of weeds
3Biology of weeds
4Biology of weeds
5Allelopathy
6Ecology of weeds Parasitic weeds
7Weed control methods
8Exam
9Weed control methods
10Weed control methods
11Weed control methods
12Herbicides
13Classification of Herbicides
14Classification of Herbicides
15Classification of Herbicides
16Final Exam
Recommended or Required Reading
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Activities are given in detail in the sections of "Assessment Methods and Criteria" and "Workload Calculation".
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Midterm Examination1100
SUM100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Final Sınavı1100
SUM100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
SUM100
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Attending Lectures14342
Individual Study for Mid term Examination11313
Individual Study for Final Examination12020
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)75
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PO
1
PO
2
PO
3
PO
4
PO
5
PO
6
LO1      
LO2      
LO3      
* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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