Mission and Vision

Mission of Vocational School of Forestry:

            Our mission is; to train intermediate person equipped with practical skills in the fields of forestry, forestry products industry, landscaping and with the interactions among such fields; who can fulfill the requirements of the day and technology also can contribute to the development of related industries, and can pioneer in the most required associate degrees.

Vision of Vocational School of Forestry

            Our vision is; to be a model institution with its institutional development and training intermediate person.

Irrigation Technology

Mission: To educate intermediate staff having technical knowledge and skill for choosing and applying proper irrigation systems and methods by aiming appropriate usage of fresh water sources.

Vision: To be leader and effective in popularizing the irrigation systems and in training qualified intermediate staff.

Training Aim and Targets:

The program has been designed to develop technical skills relating to the design, costing,  application, maintenance and management of  small, large and complex irrigation systems as well as how to comply with laws and professional standards by promoting efficient irrigation, water conservation and drainage.

 

Targets

Target is training graduates equipped with the following properties stated below.

  • To have knowledge about irrigation design principals,
  • To know project drawing and survey,
  • To prepare computer aided irrigation project drawing,
  • To resolve a matter in drainage and soil preparation,
  • To train graduates respectful to occupational values.

 

Knowledge, Skills and Attitudes

  1. Having an adequate knowledge in proper system design, application, maintenance and repair for sustainable landscape irrigation.

 

  1. Ability to apply the projects which are designed depending on irrigation design and water conservation principles.

 

  1. Ability to follow and reflect the new technologies to the projects.

 

  1. Ability to carry out a basic level study separately inside the domain.

 

  1. Ability to take responsibility for solving complex and unpredicted problems in applications as a team member.

 

  1. Ability to manage the activities for the progress of employees in his/her projects.

 

  1. Ability to evaluate the basic knowledge and skills critically, ability to specify and provide learning necessities.

 

  1. Ability to canalize the education to an advanced level education or profession in the same field.

 

  1. Having the awareness of lifelong learning.

 

  1. Ability to represent the ideas oral or written about his/her domain in his/her knowledge and skill level.

 

  1. Ability to share the solution offers for the problems in his/her domain with expert and non-expert people.

 

  1. Ability to communicate to the counterparts and to follow the innovations in his/her domain using a foreign language at least in the overall level of European Language Portfolio A2.

 

  1. Ability to use information and communication technologies and software at least in the basic level of European Computer Using License.

 

  1. Having the social, scientific, cultural and ethical values in the stages of gathering data, application and publishing the results.

 

  1. Having the sufficient awareness about universality of social rights, social justice, quality and cultural values, environmental protection and occupational health and safety.

 

Furniture and Decoration

            Mission: Program’s mission is to train technicians in appropriate quality and quantity for firms expectations  being active in the furniture and decoration field,  qualified with technical knowledge and skills, applying occupational ethics, contemporary necessities and technology .

Vision: Our vision is to be leader program in furniture and decoration field,  preferred by students and firms, training qualified intermediate employes with its modern education and scientific researches.

Training Aim and Targets: Program was designed to obtain qualified technicians applying technology necessities in furniture and decoration field.

Target

            Target is training qualified intermediate employes working between forest industry engineers, woodworks  industry engineers, interior designers and craftman or workers in manufacturing and applications of furniture and decoration field.

Knowledge, Skills and Attitudes

            For knowledge; 1) To have adequate knowledge related to basic topics in their field.

2) To have practical and corporate  knowledge about manufacturing methods, technological developments in furniture and decoration field at basic level in Turkey,

3) To apply test methods determining wood and wood based materials physical, mechanical and technological properties  used in furniture and furniture manufacturing, also applying other control and evaluating techniques,

For Skills; 4) To use basic level knowledge needed for furniture and decoration industry in the same level education field or in advanced education level,

5) To evaluate datas, define problems, analyse and  make solution proposals related to their field by means of using basic knowledge and skills,

6) To use written and verbal communication in turkish efficiently,

7) To work individually or in groups,

8) To use machines, vehicles, equipment and techniques for purpose of overtaking knowledge and for target usage efficiently,

9) To have ability to use rational processing of wood and wood based materials,

Attitudes, Behaviours and Occupational Perfections:

            10) To follow innovation and environment-friendly technologies in their field, to give priority to usage of them and to contribute for their development,

11) To assume a guiding duty for forest products manufacturing with environment-friendly and quality assurance understanding and also to assume a guiding duty for development and using of forest products efficiently,

12) To become conscious of workers health, environment and work safety,

13) To have occupational and ethic responsibility understanding,

14)  To use sector’s facilities, dynamism, university-industry cooperation and other cooperation opportunities for occupational developments,

15) To represent a furniture techician with social responsibility,  to make themselves useful for occupational developments by means of improving themselves professionally.

 

Hunting and Wildlife

Mission: Program’s mission is to train intermediate employees having personal characteristics such as being modern and innovative, having nature love, behaving appropriate to public benefits and ethical standards for sustainable hunting and wildlife purpose within the context of wildlife conservation, managing and exploiting with game animals that having an important area in nature and ecological balance.

Vision: Program’s vision is to train qualified intermediate personnel meeting expectations for sustainable hunting and wildlife management in Turkey.

Training Aim and Targets: Program was designed to train intermediate personnel helping forest engineers, biologist, veterinaries and wildlife managers in game and wildlife fields (General Directorate of Nature Conservation and National Parks, General Directorate of Forestry, Shooting Grounds, Hunting Tourism Agencies, Zoos, etc.)

 Targets

Target is training graduates equipped with the following properties stated below.

-To apply sustainable hunting,

-To protect wildlife,

-To have knowledge about hunting ethics and basic principles,

-To train graduates respectful to nature.

 

Knowledge, Skills and Attitudes

For knowledge;

1) To have required basic level theoretical and practical knowledge for Turkey’s sustainable hunting and wildlife.

For Skills;

2) To use basic level knowledge needed for sustainable hunting and wildlife in the same level education field or in advanced education level,

3) To evaluate data, define problems, analyze and make solution proposals related to hunting and wildlife by means of using basic knowledge and skills,

For attitudes;

4) To perform a basic level study alone related to hunting and wildlife,

5) To take responsibility as a team member for solving problems coming across hunting and wildlife practices,

6) To conduct improving oriented activities of employees reporting under one project,

7) To evaluate basic knowledge and skills about hunting and wildlife critically, to determine learning necessities and meeting requirements,

8) To forward their education to further education levels or another occupation in the same level.

9) To have whole life education consciousness,

10) To use written and verbal communication for putting across ideas related to occupation’s basic knowledge and skills,

11) To share ideas and creative solutions to problems with experts or others in their field,

12) To follow knowledge in their field by means of using one foreign language at least European Language Portfolio A2 Intermediate Level and to communicate with their colleagues.

13) To use at least European Computer Using License with basic level computer software also other  information and communication technologies,

14) To have social, scientific, cultural and ethical values related to hunting and wildlife,

15) To have knowledge and take into consideration social rights globalism, social justice, quality and cultural values, environmental protection, occupational safety and health fields.

 

Cultivation of Ornamental Plants

            Mission: Program’s mission is to train intermediate person sensitive in aesthetic respect, having technical information and ability required for producing  all woody and herbaceous plant materials with aesthetic function  consistently to nature and economically also performing cultivation, care and protection through using classic and modern techniques.

Vision: Our vision is to be a model program giving national and international level education, producing knowledge by means of increasing research and development capability, renovating and improving itself public and private sector-oriented progressively.

Training Aim and Targets: Program was designed to train intermediate person helping forest engineers and landscape architects in fields related to plant cultivation and caring.

Targets

            Target is training graduates equipped with the following properties stated below.

-To have knowledge about plant cultivation techniques,

-To identify woody and herbaceous ornamental plants frequently used in park and garden practices,

-To help forest engineers and landscape architects in nursery practices,

-To have sufficient knowledge in caring and pruning subjects,

-To train graduates expressing themselves and to train them as individuals devoted to Atatürk’s Principals.

Knowledge, Skills and Attitudes

            For knowledge;

1) To have knowledge about production methods, technological development, nature sciences used in cultivation of ornamental plants, also to have institutional and practical basic level knowledge,

For Skills;

2) To use basic level knowledge  due to cultivation of ornamental plants in further education levels or other occupations in the same level,

3) To interpret and evaluate datas by using basic knowledge and skills, to define and analyse problems, to state solution proposals related to plant cultivation techniques,

For attitudes;

4) To perform a basic level study alone related to ornamental plants cultivation,

5) To take responsibility as a team member for solving problems coming across ornamental plant cultivation practices,

6) To conduct improving oriented activities of employes reporting under one project,

7) To evaluate basic knowledge and skills about ornamental plants cultivation critically, to determine learning necessities and meeting requirements,

8) To forward their education to further education level in the same field or other occupation in the same level,

9) To have whole life education consciousness,

10)  To use written and verbal communication for putting across ideas related to occupation’s basic knowledge and skills,

11) To share ideas and creative solutions to problems with experts or others in their field,

12) To follow knowledge in their field by means of using one foreign language at least European Language Portfolio A2 Intermediate Level and to communicate with their colleagues.

13) To use at least European Computer Using Licence with basic level computer software also other information and communication technologies,

14) To take into consideration social, scientific, cultural and ethic values in data gathering, application and giving out results phases related to their field,

15) To have knowledge and take into consideration social rights globalism, social justice, quality and cultural values, environmental protection, occupational safety and health fields.

Training Aim and Targets: Program was designed to train intermediate person helping forest engineers and landscape architects in fields related to plant cultivation and caring.

Targets

            Target is training graduates equipped with the following properties stated below.

-To have knowledge about plant cultivation techniques,

-To define ligneous and non-ligneous plants frequently used in park and garden practices ,

-To help forest engineers and landscape architects in nursery practices,

-To have sufficient knowledge in caring and pruning subjects,

-To train graduates expressing themselves and to train them as individuals devoted to Atatürk’s Principals.