Course syllabus Z15-0108-B - Technologies of Fruit Woods Nursery (FZKI - SS 2017/2018)

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University: Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra
Faculty: Faculty of Horticulture and Landscape Engineering
Course unit code: Z15-0108-B
Course unit title: Technologies of Fruit Woods Nursery
Planned types, learning activities and teaching methods:
lecture2 hours weekly / 26 hours per semester of study (on-site method)
seminar2 hours weekly / 26 hours per semester of study (on-site method)

Credits: 6
Semester: Horticulture - bachelor (required), 4. semester
Horticulture - bachelor (required), 4. semester
Level of study: -- item not defined --
Prerequisites for registration: none
Assesment methods :
Written exam
Both the partial examination and the final exam will be scored. The student receives a separate grade for each question from which the resulting grade is calculated by the arithmetic mean. The overall grade will be the arithmetic mean of the grades from the partial and final exam. In the case if a student is between two grades, the score will be determined according to partial examination grade, or the student will be examined oral. The student earns credits for the subject in the case of grades A through E.
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
Providing knowledge about methods of propagation and planting material production of fruit species, practical procedures in fruit nursery, and planting material distribution.
Course contents:
Fruit nursery as a part of the fruit production. Enactments for fruit nurseries. Common and special demands and conditions of fruit nurseries. Generative and vegetative propagation of fruit species. Development of unconventional propagation methods and their perspectives. Rootstock propagation techniques and their specific relation with grafted cultivars. Organization and working processes in fruit nurseries.
Recommended or required reading:
Matuškovič, J. a kol.: Technológie ovocinárskeho škôlkárstva. Nitra: SPU, 2004. 221 s. ISBN 80-8069-383-8
Matuškovič, J.: Podpníky ovocných drevín. Nitra: SPU, 2000. 80 s. ISBN 80-7137-775-9

Language of instruction: Slovak
Evaluation of course unit:
Assessed students in total: 128

3,1 %20,3 %36,7 %25,8 %14,1 %0 %
Name of lecturer(s): doc. Ing. Ján Mezey, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, person responsible for course)
doc. Ing. Oleg Paulen, PhD. (lecturer)
Ing. Eduard Pintér, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer)
Last modification: 26. 2. 2018
Supervisor: doc. Ing. Ján Mezey, PhD. and programme supervisor

Last modification made by Ing. Helena Barošková on 02/26/2018.

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