Ondokuz Mayıs Üniversitesi Bilgi Paketi - Ders Kataloğu

Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
TBB407 Agricultural Practice-I 927001 4 7 4
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The aim of this course is to field crops seed cultivation, sowing and planting operations, fertilizers, agro-fighting techniques, irrigation and drainage practices to teach harvesting and threshing.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Ali GÜLÜMSER
Learning Outcomes
  1. To be able to understand seed applications in field agriculture
  2. To be able to comprehend seed pile preparation practices in field agriculture and to propose solutions about the emerging problems
  3. To be able to understand planting and planting practices in field farming
  4. Comprehend fertilization practices in field farming and to be able to derive alternative solutions
  5. To be able to comprehend agricultural practices in field agriculture
  6. To be able to comprehend irrigation-drainage and harvesting practices in field agriculture and to be able to give information in material-production process-economic analysis
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
Kurt, O., 2010. Tarla Bitkileri Yetistirme Tekniği. OMÜ., Ziraat
Fakültesi, Ders Kitabı No 44 (II. Basım).
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
This course includes practices about cultivation and breeding of field crops.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Introduction, classification of Field Crops, scope of seed fact, seed collection Meeting, searching sources
2.Characteristics of seed (purity, 1000 kernel weight, hectolitre moisture content, germination test, etc) Searching sources, lab.
3.Techniques of soil tillage (time, depth, some tools & equipments) Field practices, report
4.using of different tools like marker, etc, techniques of sowing or planting (date, depth, methods, etc), thinning, singled, transplanting Field practices, report
5.Fertilisers (animal manure, synthetic fertilisers) report based on practice
6.Techniques of fertilisation & its equipments Searching sources,
7.Agricultural protection (cultural, chemical biological protection) Searching sources,
8.intermediate exam
9.Equipments of agricultural protection, spraying of collection plots report based on practice
10.Techniques of irrigation (furrow, sprinkler, dripping systems, etc) report based on practice
11.Determination of yields, dry matter analyses report based on practice
12.Harvest process (objective, time or date, cutting height, etc) report based on practice
13.Threshing tools & equipments report based on practice
14.Presentation of term project report based on practice
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Midterm Examination0100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Final Examination0100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesQuantityTime(hours)Total Workload(hours)
Attending Lectures14342
Field Work7321
Oral Examination122