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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
BBB202 Horticulture 927001 2 4 5
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Knowing the importance of horticulture for Turkish economy and its situation. Introduction the grape, fruits and vegetables and their cultivation, growing, harvesting and transporting.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
  1. Learns about the study of horticultural plants and their place in the economy.
  2. Learns the classification of horticultural plants.
  3. Learns ecological requirements of horticultural plants.
  4. Knows the cultural practices of the horticultural plants
  5. Knows the harvest and post harvest application of horticultural plants
  6. Learns about horticultural plants planting and propagation
  7. Learns the biological and physiological properties of horticultural plants
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
Çelik, H., Ağaoğlu, Y. S., Fidan, Y., Marasalı , B. ve Söylemezoğlu, G. 1998. Genel Bağcılık. Sun Fidan A.Ş. Mesleki Kitaplar Serisi: 1. Ankara.Ağaoğlu, Y.S., H. Çelik, M. Çelik, Y. Fidan, Y. Gülşen, A. Günay, N. Halloran, A.İ. Köksal, R. Yanmaz, 1997. GENEL BAHÇE BİTKİLERİ. A.Ü.Z.F. E.A.G. Vakfı Yayınları: 4, 369 s, Ankara.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
What is the horticultural plant, clacification, ecology, dormancy, fertilization, flower and fruit set, propagation, establishment of vineyard, vegetable garden, orchard and greenhouses, technical and cultural practices during the growing period, harvesting, packaging and storage. Classification of horticultural plants. Its place in the national economy. Pollination, fertilization, parthenocarpy and apomorphic events. General and special requirements for climate, light, humidity, wind, location factors. Dormancy, aging and periodicity events. Propagation methods. Orchard plantation. Planting time and methods. Annual vineyard-garden maintenance works.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Horticulture intersts
2.Economical importantcy of horticultural products
3.Botany, clacification, pomology of horticultural plants
4.Biology, flower, inflorescence, fertilization, parthenocarpy,
5.Ecologicical bases of horticultural plants
6.Periodisite, dormancy, fruit set, fruit drops,
7.Mid term Exam
8.Propagation of horticultural plants
9.Propagation of horticultural plants
10.Orchard, vegetable garden and vineyard establishment
11.Orchard, vegetable garden and vineyard establishment
12.Cultural practices
13.Cultural practices
14.Harvest, storage, package and trasportage of horticultural products
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Midterm Examination1100
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 Examination166
Final Examination11010
Attending Lectures14456
Field Work8432