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SDÜ Education Information System Course Content
Programme
Graduate School of Natural and Applied Sciences Agricultural Machinery
Course Information
Course Unit Code
Course Unit Title
Credit Theoretic
Credit Pratic
Credit Lab/A
Credit Total
Credit Ects
Semester
01TRM5118
PRACTICES OF AUTOMATION AND ELECTRIFICATION IN AGRICULTURE
3.00
0.00
0.00
3.00
6.00
1
Course Information
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Type of Course Unit
Elective
Course Coordinator
Assistant Professor Dr. Serkan BOYAR
Course Instructors
3-Serkan BOYAR
Course Assistants
7-Emrah ONURSAL
Course Aims
Teaching of fundamentals of design, usage and basic working principles of automation and electrification in agricultural applications, to be win knowledge infrastructure for planning and feasibility.
Course Goals
Enhance on the knowledge of students about automation applications and solutions in agricultural enterprises.
Learning Outcomes of The Course Unit
Know applications of automation in agricultural enterprises
Decision of automation in agricultural activities.
Processing determines the appropriate automation techniques and make planning for application.
Make economical analysis of automation applications and systems
Determine the potential of automation application in agricultural production process.
Course Contents
Energy sources, usage of electric energy in agriculture, choosing of electric motors, electrical lighting, ventilation, heating and cooling techniques, automatic control systems in agriculture.
Prerequisities and Co-requisities Courses
 
Recommended Optional Programme Components
 
Mode Of Delivery
 
Level of Course Unit
 
Assessment Methods and Criteria
ECTS / Table Of Workload (Number of ECTS credits allocated)
Studies During Halfterm
Number
Co-Efficient
Activity
Number
Duration
Total
Visa
1
20
Course Duration (Excluding Exam Week)
14
3
42
Quiz
0
0
Time Of Studying Out Of Class
14
3
42
Homework
1
20
Homeworks
1
30
30
Attendance
0
0
Presentation
1
20
20
Application
0
0
Project
0
0
0
Lab
0
0
Lab Study
0
0
0
Project
0
0
Field Study
0
0
0
Workshop
0
0
Visas
1
15
15
Seminary
0
0
Finals
1
20
20
Field study
0
0
Workload Hour (30)
30
TOTAL
40
Total Work Charge / Hour
169
The ratio of the term to success
40
Course's ECTS Credit
6
The ratio of final to success
60
 
TOTAL
100
 
Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
Visual presentations and weekly application notes
Additional Resources
Bern, C.J., and Olson, D.I., 2002. Electricity for Agricultural Applications. Iowa State Press, Iowa.
Yavuzcan, G., Tarımda Elektrifikasyon. Ankara Ü. Ziraat Fakültesi Tarım Makinaları Böl. Ders Notları, Ankara.
Yağcıoğlu, A. 1996. Tarımsal Elektrifikasyon. EÜZF yayınları No: 488. Bornova.
Yavuzcan, G., 1994. Tarımsal Elektrifikasyon. Ankara Üniversitesi Ziraat Fakültesi. Yayınları No:1342. Ankara.
Control applications and ergonomics in agriculture (CAEA' 98): a proceedings volume from the IFAC workshop, Athens, Greece, 14-17 June 1998/ ed. by N. Sigrimis, P. Groumpos. Oxford: International Federation of Automatic Control, 1999.
Material Sharing
Documents
Theoretical materials of lecture and their visual presentations
Assignments
Representative selection and design of agricultural automation systems.
Exams
 
Additional Material
 
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Lectures, Practical Courses, Presentation, Seminar, Project, Laboratory Applications (if necessary)
Work Placements
As with any other educational component, credits for work placements are only awarded when the learning outcomes have been achieved and assessed. If a work placement is part of organised mobility (such as Farabi and Erasmus), the Learning Agreement for the placement should indicate the number of credits to be awarded if the expected learning outcomes are achieved.
Program Learning Outcomes
No
Course's Contribution to Program
Contribution
1
Can reach, use and utilize the knowledge of functions and usage area of agricultural machines and equipment,
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