Ondokuz Mayıs Üniversitesi Bilgi Paketi - Ders Kataloğu
Faculty of Agriculture - Department of Plant Protection

General Description

History

Department of Plant Protection was established in 1984. First students was received in 1992 and graduated in 1996. The department has two divisions; Phytopathology and Entomology. Entomology division involves nematology, acaralogy, and general entomology. Phytopathology division consists of mycology, weed science, virology and bacteriology. The Department of Plant Protection staff consists of 12 lecturer and 7 research assistant. The aim of the Plant Protection Program is to give students basic and required skills to be able to recognize and identify pests, disease and weeds, which are harmful in agricultural areas, to give knowledge about their biological and morphological features, damage types, to protect cultivated crops by considering the most applicable basic and innovative approaches, and to graduate them with also knowledge and experience on urban pests.

Qualification Awarded

Agricultural Engineer, Plant Protection

Level of Qualification

First Cycle

Specific Admission Requirements

Student applications are made to the Faculty Administration Office before the deadline for each year with the documents inquired. For application, students need to submit a diploma of high school and an achievement certificate of Student Selection and Placement System of Turkey (ÖSYM) for university matriculation exam. Each student is must be in registration process. Students are obligated to register or re-register to the courses of each semester within academic registration deadline.

Specific Arrangements For Recognition Of Prior Learning (Formal, Non-Formal and Informal)

Graduates of High School, Trade and Vocational High School are accepted through Student Selection and Placement System of Turkey (ÖSYM).

Qualification Requirements and Regulations

Students are required to know basic knowledge to be taught in High Schools. Students subject to Exam Regulation and Educational Instructions of Ondokuz Mayis University.

Profile of The Programme

Bachelor of Science in Plant Protection consists of eight semesters through four year education. The students complete a total of 127 credits and two practical trainings, in second and third years. The Plant Protection sub-program enables students to complete their education on the basic concepts and practices of crop protection.

Occupational Profiles of Graduates With Examples

This degree enables graduates to work professionally at the departments linked to Ministry of Agriculture and Food (Provincial Directories, Provincial Quarantine Directories and Research Institutes), research-development laboratories in private sector and universities, commercial agricultural seed and chemical companies.

Access to Further Studies

Graduates of Plant Protection Program may continue MSc and PhD studies in Plant Protection related disciplines.

Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading

Students must attend 70% of theory courses, 80 % of practical work and exams. Grades are determined according to the results of mid-semester exam or assay (40%) and final exam (60%) of the compulsory or elective courses enrolled in each semester. The passing grade is 60 and student’s grade for final exam or makeup exam must be at least 50 .

Graduation Requirements

Students are awarded the Bachelor’s Degree in “Plant Protection” after completing a range of compulsory and elective courses of 135 credits, as well as 45 working days of summer occupational training during the second and third years.

Mode of Study (Full-Time, Part-Time, E-Learning )

Full Time

Address, Programme Director or Equivalent

Prof. Dr. Celal TUNCER, Head, Department of Plant Protection, Faculty of Agriculture, Ondokuz Mayıs University, 55139, Samsun/Turkey, Fax:+903624576034 Tel:+903121919/1077

Facilities

ENTOMOLOGY LABORATORY,
MYCOLOGY LABORATORY,
WEED SCIENCE LABORATORY,
ACARALOGY LABORATORY,
VIROLOGY LABORATORY,
NEMATOLOGY LABORATORY,
BACTERIOLOGY LABORATORY.
GENERAL:
1 Glasshouse with 6 room
2 growth cabinet
1 Screen House

Programme Outcomes

  1. Have information on law and regulations in relation to plant protection
  2. Behave according to scientific , cultural and ethical issues during Professional work.
  3. Differentiate symptoms of abiotic factors which threat plant health and give recommendations to solve problems.
  4. Plant Protection in disciplines relevant issues and concepts, principles and events comprehend.
  5. Collect data in relation to plant protection problems and analyze them.
  6. Doğal kaynakların korunması, iyi tarım ve ekolojik tarım uygulamaları hakkında güncel bilgilere sahip olur.
  7. Understand the importance of life-long learning in their career,improve Professional knowledge and skills by utilizing information and communication technologies efficiently.
  8. In the field of information and ideas in oral and written presentation techniques are passed on to the relevant institutions and individuals.
  9. Recognize plant diseases, pest and weeds and identify urban pests,and know their biology and damage , and apply basic and innovative approches for their management and control.
  10. Understand the issues, principles and concepts in plant protection and relevant disiplines.
  11. Follow universal information in its field and can communicate with people in the field.

Course Structure Diagram with Credits

T:Theoretical,P:Practice, L:Laboratory
Semester 1
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
ATİ101Principles Of Ataturk And History Of Revolution-I 927001 2 0 0 6.0
İSG101Occupational Health And Safetty-I 927001 2 0 0 0.0
SSDThe Non-Elective 927003 0 0 0 0.0
TBBİO107Botany-I 927006 2 2 0 4.0
TBBİO109Zoology-I 927006 3 0 0 4.0
TBFİZ107Physics-I 927006 3 0 0 0.0
TBKİM107General Chemistry 927006 2 0 0 4.0
TBMAT107Mathematics-I 927006 3 0 0 6.0
TDİ101Turkish Language-I 927001 2 0 0 1.0
YD101Foreign Language-I 927003 2 0 0 2.0
ZMT109 927001 2 0 0 0.0
Total 23 2 0 27.0
Semester 2
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
ATİ102Principles Of Ataturk And History Of Revolution-II 927001 2 0 0 1.0
İSG102Occupational Health And Safetty-II 927001 2 0 0 0.0
SSDThe Non-Elective 927003 0 0 0 0.0
TBBİO108Botany-II 927006 2 0 0 4.0
TDİ102Turkish Language-II 927001 2 0 0 1.0
YD102Foreign Language II 927003 2 0 0 2.0
ZMT102 927001 3 0 0 0.0
ZMT104Meteorology 927001 2 0 0 5.0
ZMT106Ecology 927001 2 0 0 0.0
ZMT108General Microbiology 927001 1 2 0 5.0
Total 18 2 0 18.0
Semester 3
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
BKB201Entomology 927001 2 2 0 6.0
MYD201Vocational English 927001 2 0 0 4.0
TEB201Agricultural Economics 927001 3 0 0 4.0
TMB201Agricultural Machinery 927001 2 2 0 4.0
TYS201Agricultural Structures And Irrigation 927001 2 2 0 4.0
ZMT201Food Technology 927001 3 0 0 0.0
ZTB201Animal Science 927001 2 2 0 4.0
Total 16 8 0 26.0
Semester 4
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
BBB202Horticulture 927001 2 2 0 4.0
BKB204Phytopathology 927001 2 2 0 4.0
TBB202Field Crops 927001 2 2 0 4.0
TBT202Agricultural Biotechnology 927001 2 2 0 4.0
TMB202Agricultural Pest Control Machinery 927001 2 0 0 3.0
TOP202Soil Science 927001 2 2 0 4.0
ZMT202Genetics 927001 2 0 0 3.0
ZMT214Internship-I 927001 0 0 0 4.0
Total 14 10 0 30.0
Semester 5
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
BKB301Mycology 927001 1 2 0 6.0
BKB303Morphology And Physiology Of Insects 927001 1 2 0 5.0
BKB305Pesticides Used For Plant Diseases And Weed Control 927001 3 0 0 5.0
BKB307Agricultural Pest Management And Control Methods 927001 3 0 0 6.0
BKBSEÇ-5Elective-V 927003 1 2 0 8.0
Total 9 6 0 30.0
Semester 6
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
BKB302Nematology 927001 1 2 0 4.0
BKB304Systematics Of Insects 927001 2 2 0 5.0
BKB306Virus And Viroid Diseases Of Plants 927001 2 2 0 4.0
BKBSEÇ-6Elective-VI 927003 2 0 0 9.0
SSDThe Non-Elective 927003 0 0 0 0.0
ZMT316Internship-II 927001 0 0 0 8.0
Total 7 6 0 30.0
Semester 7
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
BKB401Genfungal Diseases Of Plants Ral 927001 2 2 0 5.0
BKB403Pests Of Field Crops 927001 2 2 0 5.0
BKB405Pests Of Stored Products 927001 2 0 0 4.0
BKB407Plant Clinique-I 927001 0 4 0 5.0
BKB409Research And Assesment Methods in Plant Protection 927001 1 2 0 4.0
BKBSEÇ-7Elective-VII 927003 2 0 0 4.0
BKBSOS-ISocial Elective-I 927003 3 0 0 3.0
Total 12 10 0 30.0
Semester 8
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
BKB402Weed Management And Control Methods 927001 2 2 0 4.0
BKB404Procaryotic Plant Diseases 927001 2 2 0 4.0
BKB406General Pests Of Fruits 927001 2 2 0 5.0
BKB408Plant Clinique-II 927001 0 4 0 6.0
BKBSEÇ-8Elective-VIII 927003 2 0 0 8.0
BKBSOS-IISocial Elective-II 927003 3 0 0 3.0
ZMT402Entrepreneurship in Agriculture 927001 2 0 0 0.0
Total 13 10 0 30.0
SSD / The Non-Elective
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
YD101 / Foreign Language-I
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
YDİ101 English I 927001 2 0 0 2.0
YD102 / Foreign Language II
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
YDİ102 English II 927001 2 0 0 2.0
BKBSEÇ-5 / Elective-V
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
BKB309 Virology 927001 1 2 0 4.0
BKB311 Weed Science 927001 1 2 0 4.0
BKB313 Acarology 927001 1 2 0 4.0
BKB315 Pests Of Ornamental Plants 927001 1 2 0 4.0
BKB317 Bacteriology 927001 1 2 0 4.0
BKBSEÇ-6 / Elective-VI
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
BKB308 Insect Ecology 927001 2 0 0 4.0
BKB310 Management And Control Methods Of Plant Diseases 927001 2 0 0 3.0
BKB312 Ecology And Epidemiology Of Plant Pathogenic Bacteria 927001 1 2 0 3.0
BKB314 Ecology And Epidemiology Of Plant Viruses 927001 1 2 0 3.0
BKB316 Systematics Of Weeds 927001 1 2 0 3.0
BKB318 Pesticides And Biocides 927001 2 0 0 3.0
BKBSEÇ-7 / Elective-VII
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
BKB411 Urban Entomology 927001 2 0 0 4.0
BKB413 Pests Of Industrial Plants 927001 2 0 0 4.0
BKB415 Diseases Of Ornamental Plants 927001 1 2 0 4.0
BKB417 Fungal Diseases Of Industrial Plants 927001 1 2 0 4.0
BKBSOS-I / Social Elective-I
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
SKD501 Swimming 927006 2 2 0 3.0
SKD505 Media And Communication 927006 3 0 0 3.0
SKD507 Human Relations And Communication 927006 3 0 0 3.0
SKD511 Narration Techniques: Writing Training 927006 2 2 0 3.0
SKD515 Management And Organization 927006 3 0 0 3.0
SKD521 Entrepreneurship 927006 2 2 0 0.0
BKBSEÇ-8 / Elective-VIII
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
BKB410 Pests Of Vegetable Crops 927001 1 2 0 0.0
BKB412 Special Fruit Pests 927001 2 0 0 0.0
BKB414 Diseases Of Stored Crops 927001 2 0 0 0.0
BKB416 Plant Protection in Organic Farming 927001 2 0 0 0.0
BKBSOS-II / Social Elective-II
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
SKD502 Swimming 927006 2 2 0 3.0
SKD506 Media And Communication 927006 3 0 0 3.0
SKD508 Human Relations And Communication 927006 3 0 0 3.0
SKD512 Narration Techniques: Writing Training 927001 2 2 0 3.0
SKD516 Management And Organization 927006 3 0 0 3.0
SKD522 Entrepreneurship 927001 2 2 0 0.0