Ondokuz Mayıs Üniversitesi Bilgi Paketi - Ders Kataloğu

Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
TBB411 Field Experiments 927001 4 7 4
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Principles of the field experiment that commonly used in agricultural research will be given and applications during the field experiment setup will teach to the students as practiced.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Doç. Dr. Erkut Pekşen
Learning Outcomes
  1. Tarla denemelerinde kullanılan temel deneme metotlarını öğrenir
  2. Tarla denemelerinin planlanması, yürütülmesi ve değerlendirilmesi sırasında dikkat edilecek hususlar konusunda genel bilgiye sahip olur
  3. Basit tarla ve labotatuvar denemelerinin planlarını yapar ve bu planları uygulamaya koyar
  4. Denemelerin istatistiksel analiz sonuçlarının genel anlamda değerlendirir ve sonuçlar çıkarır
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Recommended or Required Reading
Gülümser, A., H. Bozoğlu, E. Pekşen, 2006. Araştırma ve Deneme Metotları. O.M.Ü. Ziraat Fakültesi Ders Kitabı Yayın No: 48, 264 s, Samsun (2002) İkinci Baskı 2006
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Course Contents
Knowledge, science and research, history of scientific research, importance and subject of the field experimental design Agricultural researches, the importance and types of agricultural researchPlanning of the field trials, the mandatory rules in experiments, replication, randomization, other precautionsPlot shape, size and layout, border effect, missing plant in the plots and their effects on experimental error. Experimental error, determination of experimental error, factors influencing experimental error Installing of the field experimentsAnalysis of variance, transformations, square roots, arcsine and logarithmic transformationsTests for Multiple Comparison of the meansCompletely randomized design (CRD)Randomized Complete Block Design (RCBD)Latin Square designFactor interactions, Factorial Experiments in Completely randomized design (CRD), Randomized Complete Block Design (RCBD) and Latin Square Arrangements of experiment plains and field applications Split-plot design with the whole plots arranged in a randomized complete-block (RCBD)
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Knowledge, science and research, history of scientific research The importance and subject of the field experimental design
2.Agricultural researches, the importance and types of agricultural research Visit to faculty field experimental area to monitor existing field experiments
3.Planning of the field trials, the mandatory rules in experiments, replication, randomization, other precautions Samples and practical applications on randomization in the plots layout
4.Plot shape, size and layout, border effect, missing plant in the plots and their effects on experimental error. Apllications on the determining for experimental error
5.Experimental error, determination of experimental error, factors influencing experimental error Apllications on the determining for experimental error
6.Installing of the field experiments Apllications on experiment layout
7.Analysis of variance, transformations, square roots, arcsine and logarithmic transformations Apllications on data transformations
8.Tests for Multiple Comparison of the means LSD test, Duncan multiple range test
9.Completely randomized design (CRD) Arrangement of the experimental plan in Completely randomized design (CRD) and it's implementation in field condition
10.Mid-term exam
11.Randomized Complete Block Design (RCBD) Arrangement of the experimental plan in Randomized Complete Block Design (RCBD) and it's implementation in field condition
12.Latin Square design Arrangement of the experimental plan in Latin Square design and it's implementation in field condition
13.Factor interactions, Factorial Experiments in Completely randomized design (CRD), Randomized Complete Block Design (RCBD) and Latin Square Arrangement of the factorial experimental plan in Factorial Experiments in Completely randomized design (CRD), Randomized Complete Block Design (RCBD) and Latin Square and it's implementation in field condition
14.Split-plot design with the whole plots arranged in a randomized complete-block (RCBD) Arrangement of the Split-plot design with the whole plots arranged in a randomized complete-block (RCBD) and it's implementation in field condition
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 Lectures14114
Practice28256
Individual Study for Mid term Examination11010
Individual Study for Final Examination12020
SUM104