Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
GT-110FOOD BIOLOGYElective122
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The aim of this course,gives basic informations about the living organisms, cell and cell’s structure and metabolism, structure and metabolism of animal and plants and ecology, how should be conserved natural sources.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Öğr. Gör. Aşkın TEKİN
Learning Outcomes
1Explain the doctrine of vitality
2Identify chemistry of life
3Identify cell organelles
4Have a knowledge about metabolism
5Explain photosynthesis and mechanisms of intercellular communicaitons
6Identify plant structures and functions
7Identify reproduction of plants and plant biotechnology
8Have a knowledge about ecology and conservation biology
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
In this course is that giving information about, doctrine of vitality, chemistry of life and macromolecules, cells and cell metabolism, intercellular communication, and growth stages of plant structure, transport, nutrition, reproduction, and ecosystems and conservation biology.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Doctrine of vitality
2Chemistry of life
3The structure and functions of macromolecules
4The cell: Journey to the cell, the structure and functions of cell membrane
5Cell respiration and photosynthesis
6Intercellular communication and cell cycle
7The structure of plant and growth
8Midterm exam
9Transportation in plants
10Nutrition, reproduction and in plants, and plant biotechnology
11The structure and functions in plants
12Introduction to ecology, biosphere and community biology
13Ecology of population
14Behavior biology
15Ecosystems, conservation of natural sources
16Final exam
Recommended or Required Reading
Biyoloji (Biology/Campbell-Reece Altıncı baskıdan çeviri)- Palme yayıncılık
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
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
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures14228
Team/Group Work11010
Project Presentation122
Individual Study for Mid term Examination11010
Reading515
Homework515
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)64
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