Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
9103106072014Chemicals From MicroalgaeElective118
Level of Course Unit
Third Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The aim of this course is ; giving information to the studens about industria scale algal culture systems.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Meltem CONK DALAY
Learning Outcomes
1Sellecting the suitable systems for LSACS
2Learning the LSACS for pharmaceuticals and aquaculture
3Learning the LSACS for bioremediation
4Understanding the primary aims for LSACS
5Learning the LSACS for energy production
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
İnformation on LSACS
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Transfering the algal cultures from lab to LSACS.
2Large scale open ponds
3Outdoor photobioreactors.
4Sellecting the suitable species
5Harvestimg
6Drying
7Tabletting and packaging, mixed products and quality control.
8Midterm Exam
9Semples for industrial production.
10Microalgae production for aquaculture and feed.
11Waste water tratment semples.
12Pharmaceutical and chemical production semples.
13Energy production and industrial semples.
14Student presentations
15Student presentations
16Final Exam
Recommended or Required Reading
-Amos Richmond Handbook of Microalgal Culture:Biotechnology and Applied Phycology. -M.A. Borowitzka, L.J. Borowitzka Microalgal Biotechnology.
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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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)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures14342
Tutorial236
Project Preparation22040
Project Presentation22040
Individual Study for Mid term Examination15555
Individual Study for Final Examination15353
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)240
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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