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SDÜ Education Information System Course Content
Programme
Faculty of Agriculture Agricultural Machinery
Course Information
Course Unit Code
Course Unit Title
Credit Theoretic
Credit Pratic
Credit Lab/A
Credit Total
Credit Ects
Semester
TEB212
Agricultural Economics and Business
3.00
0.00
0.00
3.00
5.00
1
Course Information
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Type of Course Unit
Required
Course Coordinator
Professor VECDİ DEMİRCAN
Course Instructors
2-Vecdi DEMİRCAN
Course Assistants
 
Course Aims
The aim of this course is to teach fundamental information of agricultural economics and production activities of agricultural farms, problems and solutions
Course Goals
to teach fundamental information of agricultural economics
Learning Outcomes of The Course Unit
1) Understanding of the general concept of agriculture, product variety, technical and economical properties,
2) Understanding of importance of agriculture, contribution to sectors and its evaluation,
3) Understanding of agricultural structure, problems and solutions,
4) Understanding of adaptation the fundamental principles of economics to agriculture, the way of reaching maximum income by using the best usage of resources, creating options and choosing the best one,
5) Understanding of determination of the type and method of agricultural production, making production and valuation the product
6) Understanding of the determination of the product costs and incomes by doing economic analysis, realization of continuously production,
7) Understanding of market system and producing to transform the income, monitoring the market conditions,
8) Understanding of finding financing obtaining ways to produce, to benefit from cooperation power,
9) Understanding of making decision by considering agricultural policy tools,
10) Understanding of monitoring international agricultural relationships.
Course Contents
Definition and scope of agricultural economics, importance of agriculture, share in economy, the characteristics of agricultural structure, production factors, economics principles in agricultural economics, production costs, price formation in agricultural economics, the concept of agricultural agribusiness, the characteristics, classification, major properties of agro
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
100
Course Duration (Excluding Exam Week)
14
3
42
Quiz
0
0
Time Of Studying Out Of Class
14
2
28
Homework
0
0
Homeworks
1
15
15
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
25
25
Seminary
0
0
Finals
1
25
25
Field study
0
0
Workload Hour (30)
30
TOTAL
100
Total Work Charge / Hour
135
The ratio of the term to success
40
Course's ECTS Credit
5
The ratio of final to success
60
 
TOTAL
100
 
Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
Tarım Ekonomisi ve İşletmecilik 2006, Zeynep Dernek, Isparta.
Additional Resources
Tarım Ekonomisi, 1984, Fethi Açıl, Ankara.
Tarım Ekonomisi, 1993, Zihni Dinler, Bursa
Material Sharing
Documents
Main and additional resources announces before the course and presentations gives to students after course
Assignments
The students are voluntarily encouraged with actual topic for doing researches
Exams
A midterm and a final exam
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 describe the fundamentals related to Agricultural Machinery
1