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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
TBB406 Field Crops Breeding 927001 4 8 4
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The field crops are to provide students with basic information on the application of plant breeding.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Orhan KURT
Learning Outcomes
  1. Application principles of field crops
  2. Field work
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
To give information about environmental factors, genetic resources, variety development, principles of breeding of cereals, edible grain beans, industrial plants and forage crops
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Environmental factors in plant breeding
2.Use possibilities of genetic resources
3.Variety development
4.Breeding methods of self-fertilized plants
5.Breeding methods of foreign fertilized plants
6.Cool climate cereals reclamation
7.Warm climate cereals reclamation
8.Improvement of edible grain legume plants
10.Improvement of oil plants
11.Treatment of starch and sugar plants
12.Treatment of fiber plants
13. Treatment of medicinal and aromatic plan
14.Breeding of wheatgrass and leguminous forage crops
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Midterm Examination1100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Final Examination1100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesQuantityTime(hours)Total Workload(hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures14114
Self Study14228
Individual Study for Mid term Examination5210
Individual Study for Final Examination5210