Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
9102026062008Insect DiseaseElective128
Level of Course Unit
Third Cycle
Objectives of the Course
In this course are examined diseases organisms, it is aimed to provide that entomopathogenic agents related to different organism groups are learnt.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Associate Prof. Dr. Ferit TURANLI
Learning Outcomes
1Describing of diseases entomopathogenes on insects (bacteria, fungi, viruses, nematodes and protozoa).
2Comprehending of basic principles of usage of entomopathogenes in microbial control.
3Learning ecological requires and application conditions of entomopathogenes
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
-Entomopathogenic fungi and life cycles , symptoms, modes of action.- Bacteria and life cycles , symptoms, modes of action.-Protozoa and life cycles , symptoms, modes of action.- Nematodes and life cycles , symptoms, modes of action,-Viruses and life cycles , symptoms, modes of action,
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Entomopathogenic fungi and their classification.
2Life cycles of Entomopathogenic fungi.
3Symptoms and action modes of entomopathogenic fungi.
4Entomopathogenic bacteria and their classification.
5Life cycles of Entomopathogenic bacteria.
6Symptoms and action modes of entomopathogenic bacteria
7Entomopathogenic protozoa, their classification, life cycles, symptoms and action modes.
8Midterm Exam
9Entomopathogenic nematodes and their classification
10Life cycles of Entomopathogenic nematodes.
11Symptoms and action modes of entomopathogenic nematodes
12Entomopathogenic viruses and their classification
13Life cycles, symptoms and action modes of entomopathogenic viruses
14Term paper
15Presentation of the project
16Final Exam
Recommended or Required Reading
Weiser, J. 1977. Atlas of Insect Disease. Academia Publishing House of Czechoslovak, Academy ofScience. 240p.
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
SUM0
SUM0
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Quiz6318
Attending Lectures14228
Report Preparation12020
Project Presentation11515
Self Study14684
Individual Study for Mid term Examination13030
Individual Study for Final Examination14040
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)235
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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1
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9
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* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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