Course syllabus Z15-0113-B - Viticulture (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: Z15-0113-B
Course unit title: Viticulture
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: 1.
Prerequisites for registration: none
Assesment methods :
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.
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
Providing students with comprehensive theoretical and practical knowledge about grapevine production in Slovakia.

Educational outcomes: The student will use detailed knowledge of the growing technology oriented on increasing of produce quality and ecologization of growing system.
Course contents:
History and distribution of wine production in the world and in Slovakia. National Economic importance of viticulture. Systematics, biology vine, vine growth and development. Abiotic and biotic factors in cultivation. Reproduction grape vine production grafts. Construction of vineyards. Technology vine growing - cut a vine management, tillage, fertilization, irrigation and protection of the vine. Harvesting grapes. Assortment of wine grape varieties grown in the country.
Recommended or required reading:
Bernáth, S.: Vinohradníctvo. SPU Nitra, 2008. ISBN 978-80-552-0150-4

Language of instruction: Slovak, English
Evaluation of course unit:
Assessed students in total: 132

6,1 %9,1 %17,4 %18,2 %47,7 %1,5 %
Name of lecturer(s): doc. Ing. Slavko Bernáth, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, person responsible for course)
Ing. Eduard Pintér, PhD. (instructor)
Last modification: 1. 2. 2017
Supervisor: doc. Ing. Slavko Bernáth, PhD. and programme supervisor

Last modification made by Ing. Helena Barošková on 02/01/2017.

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