Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Principals Of Ornithology BIY 501 0 3 + 0 3 6
Precondition Courses <p>Absent</p>
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. ALİ UZUN
Course Lecturers Prof.Dr. ALİ UZUN,
Course Assistants

Department Research Assistant

Course Category Field Proper Education
Course Objective

To comprehending station and importance of birds in biosphere

Course Content

Morfologic and anatomic features about Aves class, basic behavioural figures, distribution and classification basics and important characteristics of classification. Also informations about species ration key with Aves class families , species and kinds. At the same time the stuations of emigration and protection of the birds which lives in our country.

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 To comprehend general features of the classis of Aves Lecture, Testing, Homework,
2 To classify the classis of Aves Lecture, Testing, Homework,
3 To comprehend the methods of bird researchs Lecture, Testing, Homework,
4 To comprehend the systems in birds and their working features Lecture, Testing, Homework,
5 To comprehend bird migration and its methods Lecture, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 General features of Aves
2 Classification of Birds
3 Methods of Investigation in Birds
4 Methods of Diagnosis
5 Determination Methods of Population Density
6 Methods of Investigation in Bird Migration
7 Methods of Investigation in Bird Nest
8 Skeleton System in Birds
9 Midterm exam
10 Digestive System
11 Reproduction System
12 Circulation System
13 Endocrine System
14 Bird Migration
Course Notes <p>1. Baran İ., Yılmaz İ., 1984, Ornitoloji Dersleri, Ege &Uuml;niversitesi Basımevi, 321 s., Bornova-İzmir</p>
Course Resources

2. Kiziroğlu İ., 1989, Türkiye Kuşları, O.G.M. Basımevi., 314 s., Ankara.
3. Kiziroğlu İ., 2001, Ekolojik Potpuri, Takav Mat. Yay. A.Ş., 391 s., Ankara.

Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Providing methods of development and obtaining information methods at the specialist scale X
2 To be able to practice the subject X
3 Having a basic knowledge in related field literature X
4 Explain and discuss the results X
5 Identify original topics X
6 Has the ability to use his / her achievements in biology in interdisciplinary studies. X
7 Develops attitude towards project-based work. X
8 Academic and cultural accumulation contributes to the process of being information society. X
9 Can use computer and information technology at advanced level in accordance with its purposes. X
10 Develop a positive attitude towards life-long learning. X
11 Develops knowledge at the level of expertise in the relevant disciplines, based on biology level qualifications. X
12 It is an individual who is sensitive to universal and social values, who observes, investigates, produces, and has ethical values in the fields / practices in his / her field of study. X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ödev 30
1. Ara Sınav 60
1. Kısa Sınav 10
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 50
1. Final 50
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 3 48
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 5 80
Mid-terms 1 5 5
Quiz 1 5 5
Assignment 1 10 10
Final examination 1 5 5
Total Workload 153
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 6.12
dersAKTSKredisi 6