Ondokuz Mayıs Üniversitesi Bilgi Paketi - Ders Kataloğu

Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
TMB402 Harvesting And Thressing Machinery 927001 4 8 6
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Cutting grown plant materials to explain the properties of agricultural production and harvest-threshing to introduce the tools and machinery
Name of Lecturer(s)
Alper Taner
Learning Outcomes
  1. Harvesting of agricultural products in order to be able to define the required properties.
  2. Able to understand the methods of harvesting and threshing.
  3. Modern solutions to the problems that can be encountered in the methods of harvesting and threshing make calculations required.
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
Güzel, Emin, 1990. Hasat-Harman İlkerleri ve
Makinaları, Çukurova Üni. Ziraat Fak. Ders Kitabı. No: 116, Adana.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
Plant material specifications, Plant material cut with a knife, cutting principles, Principles of mowing, Harvesters, threshing Systems, Other harvesting and threshing machines
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Plant material specifications
2.Plant material specifications
3.Cutting principles
4.Harvesting principles
5.Grain harvest
9.Threshing Systems
10.Threshing Systems
11.Corn harvest
12.Sugar beet harvest
13.Cotton harvest
14.Sunflower harvest
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 Examination13030
Final Examination13030
Self Study13030
Individual Study for Mid term Examination13030
Individual Study for Final Examination13030