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Course Information
Course Unit Code : 01TRM5113
Type of Course Unit : Optional
Level of Course Unit : Second Cycle
Year of Study : Preb
Semester : 255.Semester
Number of ECTS Credits Allocated : 6,00
Name of Lecturer(s) : ---
Course Assistants :
Learning Outcomes of The Course Unit : Recognizing of energy sources and types of energy used in agricultural production and agro-industry
Collecting of necessary data for pre-energy audit in an agricultural enterprise or agro-industry
Performing of organization and planning of necessary infrastructure studies for establishing of energy management system
Understanding of relationship between energy consumption and production as for energy efficiency and savings
Determining of potential of energy efficiency and energy savings
Mode of Delivery : Face-To-Face
Prerequisities and Co-requisities Courses : Unavailable
Recommended Optional Programme Components : Unavailable
Course Contents : Energy, heat and temperature definitions, SI unit system, energy sources, usage of energy in agriculture, principals of energy management, exercises of energy efficiency, energy audits and feasibility.
Languages of Instruction : Turkish
Course Goals : Develop and enhance of necessary technical and technological knowledge infrastructure of students in applications of energy management and efficiency for agricultural and agro-industrial enterprises
Course Aims : Teaching of energy usage in agriculture, energy efficiency, energy savings and energy management in agricultural production process and auxiliary facilities. Realizing knowledge infrastructure for ?pre-energy audit? planning and feasibility.
WorkPlacement   Not Available
Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook : Visual presentations and notes of weekly practises
Additional Resources : Yavuzcan, G. 1994 Enerji Teknolojisi. Ankara Üniversitesi Ziraat Fakültesi Yayınları No: 1324. Ankara Üniversitesi Halkla İlişkiler ve Yayın Ünitesi. Ankara, ISBN: 975-482-171-2 117 s. (Ders Kitabı)
Stanhill, G. 1984 Energy and Agriculture. Springer-Verlag, Germany, ISBN: 3-540-13476-X 192 p.
Sanayide Enerji Yönetimi Esasları Cilt I-II-III-IV. Elektrik İşleri Etüt İdaresi Genel Müdürlüğü Ulusal Enerji Tasarrufu Merkezi, Ocak 1997, (1. Revizyon Eylül 1999), Ankara.
Material Sharing
Documents : Theoretical materials of lecture and their visual presentations
Assignments : An exercise for pre-energy audit study of representative feasibility of agricultural enterprise or agro-industrial company
Exams :
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 3 42  
Time Of Studying Out Of Class :
14 3 42  
Homeworks :
1 35 35  
Presentation :
1 10 10  
Project :
0 0 0  
Lab Study :
0 0 0  
Field Study :
0 0 0  
Visas :
1 20 20  
Finals :
1 20 20  
Workload Hour (30) :
Total Work Charge / Hour :
Course's ECTS Credit :
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Studies During Halfterm :
Number Co-Effient
Visa :
1 20
Quiz :
0 0
Homework :
1 20
Attendance :
0 0
Application :
0 0
Lab :
0 0
Project :
0 0
Workshop :
0 0
Seminary :
0 0
Field study :
0 0
The ratio of the term to success :
The ratio of final to success :
Weekly Detailed Course Content
Week Topics  
1 General energy consumption of Turkey, situation of agricultural and agro-industrial enterprises
2 Energy efficiency and management consepts, descriptions, facts of energy management system
3 Methods of creating of energy management system in agricultural and agro-industry
4 Potential energy efficiency in agricultural and agro-industrial enterprises
5 Principles of pre-energy audit application
6 Principles of detailed energy audit application
7 Power factor correction, and energy savings potential
8 Ways to provide of energy efficiency and saving potential in electrical systems
9 Energy saving potential with selection of electric motors and lamps
10 Calculation of efficiency for steam boilers and potential of energy savings in steam systems
11 Thermal insulation and calculation of insulation
12 Methods of economical analysis and feasibility
13 Reports of energy efficiency
14 General discussion and presentation of homework