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ORM7231Management and Functions of Forest Resources3+0+0ECTS:7.5
Year / SemesterSpring Semester
Level of CourseThird Cycle
Status Elective
DepartmentDEPARTMENT of FOREST ENGINEERING
Prerequisites and co-requisitesNone
Mode of DeliveryFace to face
Contact Hours14 weeks - 3 hours of lectures per week
LecturerProf. Dr. Mustafa Fehmi TÜRKER
Co-LecturerLect. Canan YILMAZ
Language of instructionTurkish
Professional practise ( internship ) None
 
The aim of the course:
To become acquainted with functional partition in forest resource management and its goal, strategy, and actions
 
Programme OutcomesCTPOTOA
Upon successful completion of the course, the students will be able to :
PO - 1 : familiar with current research in natural resources and environmental economics.2,51,3,5,
PO - 2 : acquire knowledge related situation of The World Forest Resources, develop International Processes2,51,3,5,
CTPO : Contribution to programme outcomes, TOA :Type of assessment (1: written exam, 2: Oral exam, 3: Homework assignment, 4: Laboratory exercise/exam, 5: Seminar / presentation, 6: Term paper), PO : Learning Outcome

 
Contents of the Course
Environment crises, sustainable development, Sustainable development and forest resources, Planning of development and consistency in Türkiye, Utilization of forest resources, Some socio-economic attributes of Türkiye, Features of forest resources, Benefits of forest resources, Constraining factors for utilization, Strategic approach to forest resource management, Forest resource inventory, Functional partition, Production area, Bio-diversity area, National Parks, Nature parks, Nature protection areas, Wildlife areas, Recreation areas, Water production areas, Principles for the areas other than timber production, Protection of forest resources, Forest fires, Insects and diseases, Illegal uses, Pollutants, Principles in forest protection, Forest resources-public interactions, General principles in forest resources-public relations, Expanding and improving forest resources.
 
Course Syllabus
 WeekSubjectRelated Notes / Files
 Week 1Environment crises, sustainable development,
 Week 2Sustainable development and forest resources,
 Week 3Planning of development and consistency in Türkiye, Utilization of forest resources,
 Week 4Some socio-economic attributes of Türkiye,
 Week 5Features of forest resources,
 Week 6Benefits of forest resources, Constraining factors for utilization,
 Week 7Strategic approach to forest resource management,
 Week 8 Forest resource inventory,
 Week 9Mid-term exam
 Week 10Functional partition, Production area, Bio-diversity area, National Parks, Nature parks, Nature protection areas, Wildlife areas, Recreation areas, Water production areas,
 Week 11Principles for the areas other than timber production,
 Week 12Midterm study
 Week 13Protection of forest resources, Forest fires, Insects and diseases, Illegal uses, Pollutants, Principles in forest protection, Forest resources-public interactions,
 Week 14General principles in forest resources-public relations,
 Week 15Expanding and improving forest resources.
 Week 16End-of-term exam
 
Textbook / Material
1Geray, A. U. 1998. Ulusal Çevre Eylem Planı, Orman Kaynakları Yönetimi. DPT Yayını,. ISBN 975-19-1917-7, 115 s., Ankara
2Geray, A. U. 1998. Ulusal Çevre Eylem Planı, Orman Kaynakları Yönetimi. DPT Yayını,. ISBN 975-19-1917-7, 115 s., Ankara
 
Recommended Reading
1Geray, U. 2001. Ormancılık kurumları, Ulusal Ormancılık Programı, Ormancılık kurumları çalışma grubu ulusal danışma raporu, 76s. İstanbul.
2Geray, U. 2001. Ormancılık kurumları, Ulusal Ormancılık Programı, Ormancılık kurumları çalışma grubu ulusal danışma raporu, 76s. İstanbul.
 
Method of Assessment
Type of assessmentWeek NoDate

Duration (hours)Weight (%)
Mid-term exam 9 18-24.04.2022 1 30
In-term studies (second mid-term exam) 12 09-13.05.2022 1 20
End-of-term exam 16 06-19.06.2022 1,5 50
 
Student Work Load and its Distribution
Type of workDuration (hours pw)

No of weeks / Number of activity

Hours in total per term
Yüz yüze eğitim 3 14 42
Sınıf dışı çalışma 4 14 56
Laboratuar çalışması 0 0 0
Arasınav için hazırlık 10 2 20
Arasınav 1 1 1
Uygulama 0 0 0
Klinik Uygulama 0 0 0
Ödev 7 10 70
Proje 0 0 0
Kısa sınav 0 0 0
Dönem sonu sınavı için hazırlık 10 2 20
Dönem sonu sınavı 1 1 1
Diğer 1 0 0 0
Diğer 2 0 0 0
Total work load210