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Course Unit Title : Plant Embryology
Course Unit Code : BIO-312
Type of Course Unit : Compulsory
Level of Course Unit : First Cycle
Year of Study : 3
Semester : 6.Semester
Number of ECTS Credits Allocated : 3,00
Name of Lecturer(s) : ---
Course Assistants :
Learning Outcomes of The Course Unit : 1- Learning to construct hypothesis to solve biological problems
2- To gain skills to work actively in projects
3- To get knowledge by using lesson material and equipments involved the laboratuary
Mode of Delivery : Face-To-Face
Prerequisities and Co-requisities Courses : Unavailable
Recommended Optional Programme Components : Unavailable
Course Contents : Introduction. Scientific development in history of Plant Embryology Life cycle (diplophase and haplophase). Structure of angiosperm flower. Microsporogenesis: Anther and its wall, function of tapetum, callose, archespor, sporogen tissue, pollen mother cells and importance of meiosis, microspore tetrads, pollen structure steps, pollen tube. Megasporogenesis: ovule and types, meiosis in megaspore and megagametophyte embryo sac. Kimera. Pollination and types of pollination in nature. Autogamy and allogamy. Fertilisation: germination of polen on stigma, development of pollen tube and way in stylus, double fertilisation, self sterilite, endosperma. Zygote, embryogeni, polyembryony, apomixis, vegetative fertilisation. Seed: maturation, envelope of seeds, classification of seeds, types of dispersion in nature, dormancy of seed, importance of seed.
Languages of Instruction : Turkish-English
Course Goals : It has been emphasising that the excellence of the reproduction system of the plants which are occuring next generation with fertilization in nature
Course Aims : The aims of the course are to teach followings; megaspore and microspore development, pollination, fertilisation and seed production in higher plants.
WorkPlacement   Not Available
Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook : Bitki Embriyolojisi (Plant Embryology). Meral ÜNAL (2007). Nobel Yayınları.
Bitki Embriyolojisi Uygulama Kılavuzu (Plant Embryology Quide for Practices). Çiğdem SAVAŞKAN, Yasemin COŞKUN, (2008). Süleyman Demirel Üniversitesi Yayınları, Yayın No: 81, Isparta
Additional Resources :
Material Sharing
Documents :
Assignments :
Exams : Mid-term and final exam
Additional Material :
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Lectures, Practical Courses, Presentation, Seminar, Project, Laboratory Applications (if necessary)
ECTS / Table Of Workload (Number of ECTS credits allocated)
Student workload surveys utilized to determine ECTS credits.
Activity :
Number Duration Total  
Course Duration (Excluding Exam Week) :
14 2 28  
Time Of Studying Out Of Class :
14 3 42  
Homeworks :
1 2 2  
Presentation :
0 0 0  
Project :
0 0 0  
Lab Study :
0 0 0  
Field Study :
0 0 0  
Visas :
1 1 1  
Finals :
1 2 2  
Workload Hour (30) :
30  
Total Work Charge / Hour :
75  
Course's ECTS Credit :
0      
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Studies During Halfterm :
Number Co-Effient
Visa :
1 60
Quiz :
0 0
Homework :
1 10
Attendance :
0 0
Application :
0 0
Lab :
1 30
Project :
0 0
Workshop :
0 0
Seminary :
0 0
Field study :
0 0
   
TOTAL :
100
The ratio of the term to success :
40
The ratio of final to success :
60
TOTAL :
100
Weekly Detailed Course Content
Week Topics  
1 Introduction. Scientific development in history of Plant Embryology Life cycle (diplophase and haplophase). Structure of angiosperm flower.
  Study Materials: Bitki Embriyolojisi. Meral ÜNAL (2007), Nobel Publications./Bitki Embriyolojisi Uygulama Kılavuzu. Çiğdem SAVAŞKAN, Yasemin COŞKUN, (2008), Süleyman Demirel Üniversity Publications, No: 81, Isparta
2 Microsporogenesis: Anther and its wall, function of tapetum, callose, archespor
Practice: Problems of microscopic measuremets under light microscope
  Study Materials: Bitki Embriyolojisi. Meral ÜNAL (2007), Nobel Publications./Bitki Embriyolojisi Uygulama Kılavuzu. Çiğdem SAVAŞKAN, Yasemin COŞKUN, (2008), Süleyman Demirel Üniversity Publications, No: 81, Isparta
3 Microsporogenesis: sporogen tissue, pollen mother cells
Practice: Determination of P and E values in an angiosperm pollen
  Study Materials: Bitki Embriyolojisi. Meral ÜNAL (2007), Nobel Publications./Bitki Embriyolojisi Uygulama Kılavuzu. Çiğdem SAVAŞKAN, Yasemin COŞKUN, (2008), Süleyman Demirel Üniversity Publications, No: 81, Isparta
4 Microsporogenesis: Importance of meiosis, microspore tetrads, pollen structure steps, pollen tube
Practice: Calculation of Pollen dimension and shape using micrometrical slide and ocular and with a formula M=m + a x 1/n x ?XY
  Study Materials: Bitki Embriyolojisi. Meral ÜNAL (2007), Nobel Publications./Bitki Embriyolojisi Uygulama Kılavuzu. Çiğdem SAVAŞKAN, Yasemin COŞKUN, (2008), Süleyman Demirel Üniversity Publications, No: 81, Isparta
5 Megasporogenesis: Ovule and types.
Practice: Examination of the anther wall on the Lilium sp.L
  Study Materials: Bitki Embriyolojisi. Meral ÜNAL (2007), Nobel Publications./Bitki Embriyolojisi Uygulama Kılavuzu. Çiğdem SAVAŞKAN, Yasemin COŞKUN, (2008), Süleyman Demirel Üniversity Publications, No: 81, Isparta
6 Megasporogenez: Meiosis in megaspore and megagametophyte
Practice: Observation of flower types in monocotiledone ve dicotiledone plants
  Study Materials: Bitki Embriyolojisi. Meral ÜNAL (2007), Nobel Publications./Bitki Embriyolojisi Uygulama Kılavuzu. Çiğdem SAVAŞKAN, Yasemin COŞKUN, (2008), Süleyman Demirel Üniversity Publications, No: 81, Isparta
7 Megasporogenesis: Embryo sac.
Practice: Observation of meiosis in anthers from Triticum durum Desf.
  Study Materials: Bitki Embriyolojisi. Meral ÜNAL (2007), Nobel Publications./Bitki Embriyolojisi Uygulama Kılavuzu. Çiğdem SAVAŞKAN, Yasemin COŞKUN, (2008), Süleyman Demirel Üniversity Publications, No: 81, Isparta
8 Kimera.
  Study Materials: Bitki Embriyolojisi. Meral ÜNAL (2007), Nobel Publications./Bitki Embriyolojisi Uygulama Kılavuzu. Çiğdem SAVAŞKAN, Yasemin COŞKUN, (2008), Süleyman Demirel Üniversity Publications, No: 81, Isparta
9 Pollination and pollination types in nature.
  Study Materials: Bitki Embriyolojisi. Meral ÜNAL (2007), Nobel Publications./Bitki Embriyolojisi Uygulama Kılavuzu. Çiğdem SAVAŞKAN, Yasemin COŞKUN, (2008), Süleyman Demirel Üniversity Publications, No: 81, Isparta
10 Autogamy and allogamy.
  Study Materials: Bitki Embriyolojisi. Meral ÜNAL (2007), Nobel Publications./Bitki Embriyolojisi Uygulama Kılavuzu. Çiğdem SAVAŞKAN, Yasemin COŞKUN, (2008), Süleyman Demirel Üniversity Publications, No: 81, Isparta
11 Fertilisation: germination of polen on stigma, development of pollen tube and way in stylus
Practice: Observation of pollen tube improvement in plants from Zea mays L. or Lilium candidatum L. on culture media.
  Study Materials: Bitki Embriyolojisi. Meral ÜNAL (2007), Nobel Publications./Bitki Embriyolojisi Uygulama Kılavuzu. Çiğdem SAVAŞKAN, Yasemin COŞKUN, (2008), Süleyman Demirel Üniversity Publications, No: 81, Isparta
12 Double fertilisation, self sterilite, endosperma.
Practice: observation of embryo sac from T. durum Desf. plants, taking latitudinal cross-section under a light microscope
  Study Materials: Bitki Embriyolojisi. Meral ÜNAL (2007), Nobel Publications./Bitki Embriyolojisi Uygulama Kılavuzu. Çiğdem SAVAŞKAN, Yasemin COŞKUN, (2008), Süleyman Demirel Üniversity Publications, No: 81, Isparta
13 Zygote, embryogeny, polyembryony, apomixis, vegetative fertilisation.
  Study Materials: Bitki Embriyolojisi. Meral ÜNAL (2007), Nobel Publications./Bitki Embriyolojisi Uygulama Kılavuzu. Çiğdem SAVAŞKAN, Yasemin COŞKUN, (2008), Süleyman Demirel Üniversity Publications, No: 81, Isparta
14 Seed: Maturation, envelope of seeds, classification of seeds, types of dispersion in nature, dormancy of seed, importance of seed.
Practice: Morphological observation of monocotyledone and dicotyledone seeds in some of plants.
  Study Materials: Bitki Embriyolojisi. Meral ÜNAL (2007), Nobel Publications./Bitki Embriyolojisi Uygulama Kılavuzu. Çiğdem SAVAŞKAN, Yasemin COŞKUN, (2008), Süleyman Demirel Üniversity Publications, No: 81, Isparta