Course syllabus Z15-0122-B - Propagation Technologies in Vegetable and Floricul (FZKI - SS 2019/2020)

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University: Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra
Faculty of Horticulture and Landscape Engineering
Course unit code: Z15-0122-B
Course unit title:
Propagation Technologies in Vegetable and Floricul
Level of study: 1.
Course supervisor: doc. Ing. Alena Andrejiová, PhD.
Supervising department:
Horticulture - bachelor (required), 4. semester
Teaching hours per week:
1/2 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
Planned learning activities and teaching methods : Lectures 13 lessons
Seminars 26 lessons
Excursions, Field practices 10 lessons
Individual work 55 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 (4 credits)
Prerequisites for registration:
Assesment methods :
Credit: test

Exam: written form
For grade A it is necessary to gain at least 93 points, for grade B at least 86 points, for grade C at least 79 points, for grade D at least 72 points, and for grade E at least 64 points. Student obtains credits if an evaluation is from A to E.
Objectives and learning outcomes of the course unit:
The aim of study is to obtain basic knowledge about horticultural crop reproduction. Another aim is to know new technologies at production of vegetable and flower seeds and prepare students for work with legislative and law area at production and sale of seeds. After copletion of the subject the student is able to apply knowledge in horticultural practice.
Course contents:
Organization of seed growing in Slovakia. The legislative and law regulations in the area of seed growing in SR. Conditions for import and export of seeds, international international seed growing organizations. Flowering biology and pollination ratios of vegetables and flowers. Breeding methods of vegetables and flowers.
Recommended or required reading:
KÓŇA, J. -- HILLOVÁ, D. -- ANDREJIOVÁ, A. -- JAKÁBOVÁ, A. -- MAJDEKOVÁ, H. -- SEDLÁK, M. Množiteľské technológie v zeleninárstve a kvetinárstve. 1st ed. Nitra : Slovenská poľnohospodárska univerzita, 2013. 122 p. ISBN 978-80-552-1097-1.

Language of instruction:
Evaluation of course unit:
Assessed students in total: 167

4,2 %
6,0 %
12,6 %
25,1 %
41,3 %
10,8 %
Name of lecturer(s):
doc. Ing. Alena Andrejiová, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, person responsible for course)
Supervisor signature and last modification: 25. 2. 2019

Last modification made by Ing. Helena Barošková on 02/25/2019.

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