Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Turkey Biodiversity BIY 502 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 Resarch Assistant

Course Category Field Proper Education
Course Objective

To comprehending importance of Turkey’s biostrategy and conservation-control.

Course Content

Present situations of genetic sources, plant and animal groups, spineless animals, fresh-water fauna, frogs, reptiles, birds and mammals. The observations about them, difficulties faced with and resolutions.

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Identify the biodiversity Lecture, Testing, Homework,
2 To comprehend the diversity of genes, species, ecosystems and ecological functioning Lecture, Testing, Homework,
3 To learn the fauna diversity of Turkey Lecture, Testing, Homework,
4 To learn the flora diversity of Turkey Lecture, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Gene Diversty
2 Species Diversty
3 Ecosystem Diversty
4 Diversty of Ecological Functions
5 Advantage and Importance Biodiversty in Ecological Functions
6 Advantage and Importance of Biodiversty in Economical
7 Constitution Process of Turkey’s Biodiversty
8 Invertebrates
9 Interval Exam
10 Herpetofauna of Turkey
11 Ornithofauna of Turkey
12 Mammalia of Turkey
13 Cryptogamic Plants
14 Spermatophyta
Course Notes <p>Anonim. T&uuml;rkiyenin Biyolojik Zenginlikleri, T&uuml;rkiye &Ccedil;evre Vakfı Yayını, 2005.</p>
Course Resources

Anonim. Biyoçeşitlilik ve Çevre Koruma Rehberi, Türkiye Tabiatını Koruma Derneği Yayını, 2001.

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 40
1. Kısa Sınav 10
1. Ara Sınav 50
Total 100
1. Final 50
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 50
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 4 64
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 3 48
Mid-terms 1 10 10
Quiz 1 10 10
Assignment 1 10 10
Final examination 1 10 10
Total Workload 152
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 6.08
dersAKTSKredisi 6