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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
TBT202 Agricultural Biotechnology 927001 2 4 4
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Gaining knowledge on the general concepts of biotechnology, biotechnology applications in various fields, the basis for advanced courses within the framework of the agricultural biotechnology education for undergraduate students.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Asist. Prof. Levent Mercan
Learning Outcomes
  1. Has the basic concepts of biotechnology.
  2. Biyoteknolojinin temel kavramlarını tanıma.
  3. Farklı disiplinlerdeki biyoteknolojik uygulamaları özetleyebilme.
  4. Biyoteknolojiyle ilgili etik kuşkular konusunda tartışabilme.
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Recommended or Required Reading
1. Babaoğlu, M., Gürel, E., Özcan, S., 2002. Bitki Biyoteknolojisi Cilt I: Doku Kültürü ve Uygulamalar İkinci Baskı, Selçuk Üniversitesi Matbaası, 374 s, Konya.
2. Babaoğlu, M., Gürel, E., Özcan, S., 2004. Bitki Biyoteknolojisi Cilt II:Genetik Mühendisliği ve Uygulamarı İkinci Baskı, 456 s, Konya.
3. Newell-McGloughlin, M., Re, E.B., 2006. The Evolution of Biotechnology, Published by Springer, 262 s, Dordrect, The Netherlands.
4. Walker, J.M., Rapley, R., 2002. Molecular Biology and Biotechnology Fourth Edition, Published by The Royal Society of Chemistry, 563 s, Cambridge, UK.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Course Contents
Definition of biotechnology, history and cronicles Animal Biotechnology Plant Biotechnology Cell and Tissue Culture Microbial Biotechnology Protein Engineering and Enzymes Recombinant DNA Technology Bioinformatics Biosecurity and Ethics
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Biotechnology definition, history and chronology Practice
2.Animal Biotechnology-I Practice
3.Animal Biotechnology-II Practice
4.Plant Biotechnology-I Practice
5.Plant Biotechnology-II Practice
6.Cell and Tissue Culture Practice
7.Microbial Biotechnology-I Practice
8.Microbial Biotechnology-II Practice
9.Mid-term exam
10.Protein Engineering and Enzymes Practice
11.Recombinant DNA Technology Practice
12.Bioinformatics Practice
13.Biosafety and Ethics Practice
14.Conclusions Practice
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Midterm Examination1100
SUM100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Final Examination1100
SUM100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
SUM100
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesQuantityTime(hours)Total Workload(hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures14456
Discussion5210
Individual Study for Mid term Examination11212
Individual Study for Final Examination11616
SUM98