Course syllabus A15-0097-B - Animal Production II. (FAaFR - WS 2019/2020)

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University: Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra
Faculty of Agrobiology and Food Resources
Course unit code: A15-0097-B
Course unit title:
Animal Production II.
Level of study:
Course supervisor:
doc. Ing. Henrieta Arpášová, PhD.
Supervising department:
Department of Small Animal Science (FAaFR)
Semester: General Agriculture - bachelor (required), 7. semester
Hipology - bachelor (required), 5. semester
Hipology - bachelor (required), 5. semester
Special Animal Husbandry - bachelor (required), 5. semester
Teaching hours per week:
1/3 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
Planned learning activities and teaching methods : Lectures 13 lessons
Seminars 39 lessons
Individual work 104 lessons
Mode of delivery (face-to-face, distance learning): full-time, attendance method, part-time, attendance method
Mode of completion and ECTS credits allocated:
Exam (6 credits)
Prerequisites for registration:
Assesment methods :
During the semester 1 written exam (35 points). Combined Final Exam (written and oral) for 65 points.
For obtaining the evaluation "A" is necessary receive least 93 points, for evaluation "B" minimum 86 points, for evaluation "C" minimum 79 points, for evaluation "D" minimum 72 points and for evaluation "E" least 64 points. Student acquires credits for subject only in the case of A - E evaluation.
Objectives and learning outcomes of the course unit:
After completion of the subject the student is able to apply new informations about characteristics of raised breeds of poultry and fur animals and value of these breeds for intensive hybrid combination breeding. Student will understand the relationships between biological relations and useful parameters of these farm animals. He will absorb the basis of product quality evaluation obtained from poultry and fur animals raising.
Course contents:
Biological foundations of poultry, poultry breeds and hybrids used for breeding in breeding, propagation and commercial holdings. Reproduction poultry. Production of table eggs and poultry meat production. Principles of evaluation and processing of poultry products. Breeds of rabbits, breeding rabbits in the backyard and intensive technologies. Products of rabbit breeding. Breeding herbivorous and carnivorous fur animals.
Recommended or required reading:
ARPÁŠOVÁ, H. -- HANUSOVÁ, J. Živočíšna výroba II. 1st ed. Nitra : Slovenská poľnohospodárska univerzita, 2014. 180 p. ISBN 978-80-552-1279-1.

WEIS, J. -- HALAJ, M. -- KOPECKÝ, J. Chov hydiny. 2nd ed. Nitra: Slovenská poľnohospodárska univerzita, 2002. 187 p. ISBN 80-8069-050-2.
CHMELNIČNÁ, L. - TOČKA, I. 2003. Živočíšna výroba II. Nitra : VES SPU, 2003. 131 s. ISBN 80-8069-158-4.
TOČKA, I. 1992. Chov kožušinových zvierat. Nitra : VES SPU, 1992. 120 s. ISBN 80-7137-041-X.

Language of instruction:
Evaluation of course unit:
Assessed students in total: 191

36,1 %
20,4 %
17,3 %
5,8 %20,4 %0 %
Name of lecturer(s): doc. Ing. Henrieta Arpášová, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, person responsible for course)
Ing. Martin Fik, PhD. (instructor)
Ing. Jana Hanusová, PhD. (instructor, lecturer)
Ing. Cyril Hrnčár, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer)
Supervisor signature and last modification: 14. 10. 2019

Last modification made by Gabriela Hvizdová on 10/14/2019.

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