Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
9900001159ÇEVRE BİLİNCİElective124
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Understanding the basic concepts on the environmental and environmental problems, perceiving the causes of environmental problems at national and global scale and determining the steps to be taken in solving these problems. To ensure the formation of environmental awareness and social responsibility regarding these. Also; In order to prevent and compensate cultural losses, it is aimed that students develop projects for social responsibility, develop awareness of social problems and offer solutions through a series of activities.
Name of Lecturer(s)
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Learning Outcomes
1Learns the basic concepts about Natural and Cultural Environment, ecosystem, habitat.
2Learns the basic concepts about Natural and Cultural Environment, ecosystem, habitat.
3Learns the causes of environmental problems, develops new perspectives on these problems from a professional point of view.
4Learns the causes of environmental problems, develops new perspectives on these problems from a professional point of view.
5Results caused by environmental problems are learned.
6Results caused by environmental problems are learned.
7Have information about International Environmental Policies.
8Have information about International Environmental Policies.
9Understands the Legal Legislation on Environmental Consciousness and Social Responsibility
10Understands the Legal Legislation on Environmental Consciousness and Social Responsibility
11She improves herself as an agricultural engineer on Environmental Awareness and Social Responsibility
12She improves herself as an agricultural engineer on Environmental Awareness and Social Responsibility
13Understands the importance of Environmental Consciousness and Social Responsibility.
14Understands the importance of Environmental Consciousness and Social Responsibility.
Mode of Delivery
Daytime Class
Prerequisites and co-requisities
none
Recommended Optional Programme Components
none
Course Contents
To increase environmental awareness and social responsibility, to create social awareness and to contribute to the environment in a social sense.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Giving information about the course content, learning the expectations of the students from this course.
2 Explanation and discussion of Environment, Ecosystem, Habitat, Niche, Community, Ecological balance, Ecological Cycles, Natural and Cultural Environment and Environmental Factors
3Explanation and discussion of Causes of Environmental Problems, Population Increase, Unplanned Urbanization, Unplanned Industrialization.
4Explanation of the consequences of environmental problems, environmental pollution in terms of Human Health, Major Local Environmental Pollution, Effects on Flora-Fauna and Biodiversity
5 Explanation and discussion of air pollution, water and marine pollution, soil pollution problems
6Explanation and discussion of Noise and Sound Pollution, Image Pollution problems
7Explanation and discussion of Radioactive and Cultural Pollution problems
8Solid waste pollution and recycling, explanation and discussion of food contamination problems
9 Explaining and discussing erosion and misuse of land problems
10Examination of the legal legislation on Environmental Protection in our country
11Measures to be taken for environmental problems and alternative energy sources to be developed
12 Investigation of human impact on the environment
13Environment and sustainable development, Environmental education and raising environmental awareness
14 Adopting sustainable planning and design approaches that support the development of environmental awareness and social responsibility
Recommended or Required Reading
Haktanır, K. and Arcak, S. 1998. Environmental Pollution, Ankara University Faculty of Agriculture Publication No: 1503, Ankara. Anonymous, 1995. Environmental Problems in Turkey, Turkey Environment Foundation Publications, Ankara.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Midterm Examination1100
SUM100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Final Examination1100
SUM100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities50
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities50
SUM100
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
none
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination111
Final Examination111
Attending Lectures14228
Discussion14114
Project Preparation224
Project Presentation224
Self Study14228
Homework14228
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)108
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