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Köyceğiz Vocational School Programme of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants

Qualification Awarded

Technician

Specific Admission Requirements

An applicant who gains the right to become a student at faculties and higher education schools of Muğla Sıtkı Koçman University after passing exams conducted by Student Selection and Placement Center (ÖSYM), finishes enrollment process within due dates announced by the rectorship with relevant documents. The applicants who fail to enroll in time lose their right. Students are given ID cards after finisihing their final registration procedures.

Qualification Requirements

Students are required to renew their registrations at the beginning of each semester and within the periods specified in the academic calendar by paying the student contribution or tuition fee determined by the decision of the Council of Ministers. Students determine the courses that they will take in that semester/year with their academic advisors during the registration period. Students who have started the first year of a program applied to the course transfer system are required to take all courses related to the semester / year they are enrolled. In order to graduate from associate degree programs, associate degree students must take 120 ects courses.

Recognition of Prior Learning

Recognition of prior learning is carried out in accordance with the provisions of the "Regulation on the Principles of Transfer at Associate Degree and Bachelor Degree among Higher Education Institutions" published in the Official Gazette No. 17845. Horizontal transfer applications are evaluated and finalized by the board of directors. The duration of education of the students who transfer horizontally, taking into account the periods used in the institution where the student arrives from, is determined by the board of directors of the related unit so as not to exceed the maximum period determined by the law. The vertical transfers of the graduates of vocational high schools to the undergraduate programs of Muğla Sıtkı Koçman University are made by the faculty board of directors in accordance with the provisions of the “Regulation on the Attendance of Graduates of Vocational Schools and Open Education Associate Degree Programs to undergraduate programs” published in the Official Gazette dated 19.02.2002 and numbered 24676. Transfers can be made among departments and programs of the faculties, schools and vocational schools of Muğla Sıtkı Koçman University. The principles of these transitions are regulated by the directive determined by the university senate.

History

The Medicinal and Aromatic Plants Program was established in 2011 within the Department of Plant and Animal Production. Köyceğiz Vocational High School of Muğla Sıtkı Koçman University has been enrolling students with approval of Higher Education Council (YÖK) since 2011. The department continuously strengthens its teaching staff and its educational and scientific activities along with laboratory facilities, technical equipment and physical infrastructure. Currently 1 Associate Professor, 2 Assistant professors and 4 Instructor Doctors take place at the department.

Profile of the Programme

Medical and Aromatic Plants Program aims to meet the technical staff needs of the relevant sector and to train the technical staff who have the technical know-how in the use of new technologies.

Program Outcomes

1- Having knowledge about of Revolution History and aware of Atatürk Principles subject
2- Knowing the rules of written and oral communication and having effective communication skills
3- Having Mid-level knowledge of English
4- Having the skills of using computer and internet technologies
5- Knowing the botanical properties of medicinal and aromatic plants
6- Well-informed about medicinal and aromatic plants cultivation and isolation stages of secondary metabolite of these plants
7- Having knowledge about quality seed and cutting production.
8- Having knowledge about the fight methods against diseases and pests that can be encountered during cultivation.
9- Having information about cultural operations during upbringing of medicinal plants, machinery used at maintenance and harvesting operations, tools and supplies
10- Knowledgeable about the use of biotechnology in crop production
11- To obtain high-quality drugs to be determined and harvested during the harvest medicinal and aromatic plants products period to be considered is knowledgeable about the issues.
12- Having knowledge about packaging, storage, marketing and standardization of medicinal and aromatic plants products.
13- Having full of information about with pharmaceutical, cosmetic and spices as raw materials products of medicinal and aromatic plants.
14- Having knowledge about preparation, evaluation of feasibility, identification of the factors mainly to be projection, the pre-projects during the preparation of project.

Exam Regulations & Assesment & Grading

Students are required to take midterm exams and assignments, and final exams at the end of each semester. At least one midterm exam is given in a semester for each course. Semester/year-end exams are announced and held at the place and time determined by the school director. Besides, internship, practice, laboratory exams can be held with the decision of the College Board. In order to be able to take the semester/year-end exam of a course it is obligatory; a) To renew the registration, b) To continue to at least 70% of the theoretical course, c) To continue at least 80% of the application and laboratory of the course and to be successful. As the courses and laboratories are evaluated separately, the above conditions are also valid for laboratories. The pass grade of a course is calculated by relative evaluation method. In order to determine a student's grade in a course according to the relative evaluation method, first the raw grade is calculated by taking into consideration the contributions of the mid-term and the other educational activities, if any and the semester/year-end exams, as in the absolute evaluation method. In this method, grades are evaluated over 100 points. For all students, assessments are done over 100 grades and adapted to the letter system or 4 point grading system, which is determined by the Senate, taking into account the overall level of achievement of the class, the distribution of grades, grade average and standard deviation. In this evaluation, the contribution of the midterm exam and/or other midterm assignments to the success grade is % 60, and the grade of the final exam is 60%. A student whose CGPA is at least 2.00 is considered successful if there are not any courses with (FF), (FD), (NA) or (K) marks. Students with CGPA of under 2.00 are considered unsuccessful. Students who are unsuccessful retake courses with (DC) and (DD) marks with the recommendation of the advisor and the approval of the department chair.

Graduation Requirements

Duration of normal education is 2 years at our programme. However, the student who cannot graduate within this period must complete the education in four years according to the article 44 of the law numbered 2547. At the of this period, in order to graduate from the education institution to which they are registered, senior students are given two additional exams, one of which is a make-up, for all the courses they failed. Those who have reduced the number of failed courses to five courses at the end of these exams, have two semesters for these five courses, four semesters for students who fail up to five courses without taking additional exams; those who fail in three or less courses are given unlimited rights to take exams of the courses they have failed. In order for a student to graduate from the program he / she is attending, it is compulsory to complete all the courses required for graduation within the legal period mentioned above and complete the program with at least 2.00 Grade Point Average (GPA). Grade Point Average is also the graduation average. Students who graduated from the program with the minimum normal course load at the end of the normal education period with Cumulative Grade Point Average of 3.00-3.49 are entitled to obtain Honor Certificate and the students who have a CGPA of 3.50-4.00 are entitled to obtain the High Honor Certificate.

Occupational Profiles of Graduates

Students who graduate from Medical and Aromatic Plants Program take the title of Technician. These technicians can work in related departments of the Ministry of Agriculture, Environment and Forestry. They can work at aromatherapy centers and they can start their own aromatherapy business as well. They can grow and market medicinal and aromatic plants by their own means. They can work at export-import control services of customs, at drug importer of exporter companies, at Herbalists’, at aromatherapy centers, at cosmetics and perfumery factories and herbarium centers of universities. Those who successfully complete the program, can pass to the Faculty of Agriculture with a vertical transition exam.

Access to Further Studies

Transfers are achieved according to the provisions of "Regulation on the Principles of Horizontal Transfer between Associate Degree and Bachelor Degree among Higher Education Institutions", which is published by the Official Gazette No:17845. The duration of education of the students who transfer horizontally, taking into account the periods passed in the institution where the student comes from, is determined by the board of directors of the related unit so as not to exceed the maximum period determined by the law. The vertical transfers of the graduates of vocational high schools to the undergraduate programs of Muğla Sıtkı Koçman University are made by the faculty board of directors in accordance with the provisions of "Regulation about proceedings of graduates of vocational schools and open education associate program students to undergraduate programs", which was published on February 19th 2002, in the official gazette no: 24676. Undergraduate transfers can be made among the Departments and Programs of the Faculties, Schools and Vocational Schools of Muğla Sıtkı Koçman University. The principles regarding the transfers are regulated by the directive determined by the university senate.

Mode of Study

Formal education

Programme Director

Associate Prof.Dr. Ersin DOĞAÇ

ECTS Coordinator

Instructor Dr. Yusuf SICAK

Course Structure Diagram with Credits

1. Year - 1. Term
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Course Type Theory Practice ECTS Print
BAH1813 CULTIVATION TECHNIQUE OF MEDICAL AND AROMATIC PLANT I Required 2 1 5
BAH1815 MEDICINAL PLANT ECOLOGY Elective 3 0 3
BAH1817 GENERAL BOTANY Required 2 1 4
BİP1801 INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGIES I Required 2 0 3
MAP1807 MATHEMATICS I Required 3 0 4
TAB1501 MEDICAL AND AROMATIC PLANTS Elective 3 0 3
TAB1503 ORGANIC CHEMISTRY Elective 3 0 3
TDB1801 TURKISH LANGUAGE I Required 2 0 2
TLT1809 LABORATORY TECHNIQUE Required 3 0 4
TLT1811 GENERAL CHEMISTRY Required 2 1 3
YDB1801 ENGLISH I Required 2 0 2
YDB1803 German I Required 2 0 2
YDB1805 FRENCH I Required 2 0 2
       
1. Year - 2. Term
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Course Type Theory Practice ECTS Print
BAH1814 CULTIVATION TECHNIQUE OF MEDICAL AND AROMATIC PLANT II Required 2 1 4
BAH1816 MEDICINAL PLANT PHYSIOLOGY Required 3 0 3
BİP1802 INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGIES II Required 2 0 3
TAB1002 MEDICINAL PLANT SYSTEMATICS Required 2 1 3
TAB1004 MEDICINAL PLANT BIO-CHEMISTRY Required 2 1 3
TAB1498 VOCATIONAL TRAINING I (30 working days) Required 0 0 4
TAB1502 CONSERVATION AND MARKETING OF MEDICAL AND AROMATIC PLANTS Elective 3 0 3
TAB1504 Elective 3 0 3
TAB1506 ANALYTIC CHEMISTRY Elective 3 0 3
TDB1802 TURKISH LANGUAGE II Required 2 0 2
YDB1802 ENGLISH II Required 2 0 2
YDB1804 German II Required 2 0 2
YDB1806 FRENCH II Required 2 0 2
İŞY1842 STATISTICS PACKAGE Elective 3 0 3
       
2. Year - 1. Term
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Course Type Theory Practice ECTS Print
ATB2801 ATATURK'S PRINCIPLES AND REVOLUTION HISTORY I Required 2 0 2
BAH2803 PLANT PROTECTION Elective 3 0 4
TAB2001 MEDICINAL PLANT ANATOMY Required 2 1 5
TAB2003 Phytotherapy and Applications Required 2 1 4
TAB2005 ENVIRONMENT AND ORGANIC AGRICULTURE Required 3 0 4
TAB2007 phytochemistry Required 3 0 4
TAB2501 Perfume Plants Assessment Technology Elective 3 0 4
TAB2503 Elective 3 0 4
TAB2505 DROG PREPARATION TECHNIQUE Elective 3 0 4
TAB2507 Elective 3 0 4
TAB2509 VOCATIONAL FOREIGN LANGUAGE (ENGLISH) I Elective 3 0 3
TAB2511 VOCATIONAL FOREIGN LANGUAGE (GERMAN) I Elective 3 0 3
       
2. Year - 2. Term
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Course Type Theory Practice ECTS Print
ATB2802 ATATURK'S PRINCIPLES AND REVOLUTIONARY HISTORY II Required 2 0 2
BAH2810 Plant Nutrition and Fertilization Elective 3 0 3
TAB2002 Required 2 1 4
TAB2004 Required 2 0 2
TAB2006 Required 2 1 3
TAB2008 Required 2 0 3
TAB2498 VOCATIONAL TRAINING II (30 working days) Required 0 0 4
TAB2502 Elective 3 0 3
TAB2504 Elective 3 0 3
TAB2506 Elective 3 0 3
TAB2508 VOCATIONAL FOREIGN LANGUAGE (ENGLISH) II Elective 3 0 3
TAB2510 VOCATIONAL FOREIGN LANGUAGE (GERMAN) II Elective 3 0 3
TAB2512 Elective 3 0 3
TAB2514 Elective 3 0 3
İŞY2842 ECONOMY AND MANAGEMENT Elective 3 0 3
       
 

Evaluation Questionnaires

Course & Program Outcomes Matrix

1. Year - 1. Term
Ders AdıPy1Py2Py3Py4Py5Py6Py7Py8Py9Py10Py11Py12Py13Py14
CULTIVATION TECHNIQUE OF MEDICAL AND AROMATIC PLANT I34335555555534
MEDICINAL PLANT ECOLOGY12222211122222
GENERAL BOTANY34335444434435
INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGIES I22222222222222
MATHEMATICS I22222222222222
MEDICAL AND AROMATIC PLANTS11124532445551
ORGANIC CHEMISTRY15151111114144
TURKISH LANGUAGE I22222222222222
LABORATORY TECHNIQUE00000000000000
GENERAL CHEMISTRY14131311111133
ENGLISH I22222222222222
German I11111111111111
FRENCH I11111111111111
               
1. Year - 2. Term
Ders AdıPy1Py2Py3Py4Py5Py6Py7Py8Py9Py10Py11Py12Py13Py14
CULTIVATION TECHNIQUE OF MEDICAL AND AROMATIC PLANT II33334555555544
MEDICINAL PLANT PHYSIOLOGY22222222222222
INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGIES II22222222022222
MEDICINAL PLANT SYSTEMATICS21235221222223
MEDICINAL PLANT BIO-CHEMISTRY33333333333333
VOCATIONAL TRAINING I (30 working days)21222341252544
CONSERVATION AND MARKETING OF MEDICAL AND AROMATIC PLANTS22222222222222
022224555545533
ANALYTIC CHEMISTRY 22222222222222
TURKISH LANGUAGE II00000000000000
ENGLISH II22222222222222
German II11111111111111
FRENCH II12331221312311
STATISTICS PACKAGE 12121121312312
               
2. Year - 1. Term
Ders AdıPy1Py2Py3Py4Py5Py6Py7Py8Py9Py10Py11Py12Py13Py14
ATATURK'S PRINCIPLES AND REVOLUTION HISTORY I00000000000000
PLANT PROTECTION22233335543423
MEDICINAL PLANT ANATOMY33335333333334
Phytotherapy and Applications22222222222222
ENVIRONMENT AND ORGANIC AGRICULTURE22223344555533
phytochemistry12123424252444
Perfume Plants Assessment Technology23455555555555
012222222222222
DROG PREPARATION TECHNIQUE22222203423444
033333333333333
VOCATIONAL FOREIGN LANGUAGE (ENGLISH) I22222222222222
VOCATIONAL FOREIGN LANGUAGE (GERMAN) I11111111111111
               
2. Year - 2. Term
Ders AdıPy1Py2Py3Py4Py5Py6Py7Py8Py9Py10Py11Py12Py13Py14
ATATURK'S PRINCIPLES AND REVOLUTIONARY HISTORY II00000000000000
Plant Nutrition and Fertilization33334444544434
033333344444454
022224543434443
022222222222222
011121211223123
VOCATIONAL TRAINING II (30 working days)00000000000000
022224333233553
022222222222222
022222222222222
VOCATIONAL FOREIGN LANGUAGE (ENGLISH) II22222222222222
VOCATIONAL FOREIGN LANGUAGE (GERMAN) II00000000000000
032333335555555
022222222222222
ECONOMY AND MANAGEMENT11111111111111
               
 

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