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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
TBB302 Starch And Sugar Plants 927001 3 6 4
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Starch and sugar content of the economic importance of plants, plant characteristics and increasing knowledge and skills in agriculture
Name of Lecturer(s)
Doç. Dr. Selim Aytaç
Learning Outcomes
  1. Students taking this course learn about the prevalence and distribution of starch sugar plants
  2. They make managerial decisions about the agriculture and storage of starch and sugar plants.
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
Arıoğlu, H.H. 1997. Nişasta ve Şeker Bitkileri, Çukurova Universitesi Basımevi no:188, Adana
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
Potato farming Sugarbeet farming Sugarcane farming Jerusalem artichoke farming sweet potato farming Cassava farming
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Potatoes utilization patterns, history and spread of potato X
2.Potato contribution to the economy in the world and Turkey X
3.Potato production situation of the world and in Turkey, plant characteristics X
4.Tuber characteristics, varieties of potatoes, potatoes zirrati, maintenance, harvesting X
5.Potato storage and post-harvest physiological processes occur X
6.Jerusalem artichoke distribution, manufacturing state of the world and in Turkey, plant characteristics, X
7.Jerusalem artichoke agriculture, maintenance, harvesting, storage of Jerusalem artichoke X
8. Utilization and spread of sweet potato, Sweet potatoes in the world and turkey production status, the importance of plant characteristics X
9.Sweet potato agriculture, maintenance, harvesting, storing, and presenting paszara tubers, cassava cultivation of plant characteristics and X
10.Mid-term exam
11.Utilization of sugar beet, history and distribution X
12.Turkey and the world economy, the contribution of sugar beet production status X
13.Morphological properties of sugarbeet and seed production procedures X
14.Maintenance work, harvest, transport and seed production X
15.Sugar cane morphology, cultivation, plant characteristics X
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Midterm Examination140
Project Preparation15
Oral Examination25
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesQuantityTime(hours)Total Workload(hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures14228
Project Preparation133
Self Study14114
Individual Study for Mid term Examination11010
Individual Study for Final Examination11313