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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
01TRM5123
Soil Compaction
3.00
0.00
0.00
3.00
6.00
1
Course Information
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Type of Course Unit
Required
Course Coordinator
Associate Professor Dr. DAVUT AKBOLAT
Course Instructors
2-Davut Akbolat
Course Assistants
7-Önder Uysal
Course Aims
Introduce the factors that causes of soil compaction, the determination of soil compaction, to teach the ways of prevent the soil compaction.
Course Goals
Knows the factors causing the soil compaction, determines the soil compaction, understand the ways of preventing soil compaction causes.
Learning Outcomes of The Course Unit
knows the soil physical properties,
determines the soil physical properties,
knows the causes of soil compaction factors,
know the soil mechanical properties,
Take measures against the factors causing soil compaction,
knows to determining the soil compaction,
Avoids the operations that would cause soil compaction,
Course Contents
Soil compactions problems in the worls, mechanics os soil compaction, the tendency of compressibility to soil compaction, forecasting of soil compaction under the vehicle load, the effect of soil micro structure on soil compaction, in terma of soil compaction the determination of soil bulk density, the effect of hidrolik conductivity on soil compaction, the effect of soil compaction on soil aeration, the effect of soil compaction on soil resistance parameters, the effect of
Soil compaction on soil biological processes and soil environment, the mechanism of plant response to soil compaction, the determination methods of soil compaction.
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
70
Course Duration (Excluding Exam Week)
16
5
80
Quiz
3
15
Time Of Studying Out Of Class
14
5
70
Homework
2
15
Homeworks
7
3
21
Attendance
0
0
Presentation
0
0
0
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
5
5
Seminary
0
0
Finals
1
7
7
Field study
0
0
Workload Hour (30)
30
TOTAL
100
Total Work Charge / Hour
183
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
Soane B.D. and C. van Ouwerkerk (Eds.), 1994. Soil Compaction in Crop Production, Elsevier Science, pp 684. ISBN-10: 0444882863, ISBN-13: 978-0444882868.
Additional Resources
Barnes,K.K.,W.M.Carleton, H.M.Taylor, R.I.Throckmorton, G.E.Vanden Berg, 1971. Compaction of Agricultural Soils. ASAE.
Material Sharing
Documents
Reference book and presantation will recommend begininig of the period.
Assignments
At certain intervals to be ready to provide the next issue homework will be given to student.
Exams
Periodically a few questions and oral quizzes will be applied to reinforce the topics.
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,
3