Course syllabus A15-0078-B - Breeding of Small Animals (FAaFR - SS 2019/2020)

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Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra
Faculty: Faculty of Agrobiology and Food Resources
Course unit code: A15-0078-B
Course unit title:
Breeding of Small Animals
Planned types, learning activities and teaching methods:
3 hours weekly / 39 hours per semester of study (on-site method)

Special Animal Husbandry - bachelor (required), 4. semester
Level of study:
Prerequisites for registration: none
Assesment methods :
During the semester written test (30 points), seminar work (10 points). Combined Final Exam (written and oral) for 60 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.
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
After completion of the subject the student is able to apply knowledge from keeping techniques of various small animals and adaptations of breeding environment for establishing welfare of these animals. He will get knowledge of exterior features within various species and races in term of its exhibiting at shows.
Course contents:
The importance of small animals keeping, keeping organization under our conditions. Keeping of dogs, cats and ferrets. Rabbits keeping under small-scave conditions. Peruvian guinea pig and pigeons keeping. Organization, breeding and exhibition work in the small animals keeping.
Recommended or required reading:
KHOLOVÁ, H. 2004. Všetko o psoch (1000 + 1 rada). Praha : Ottovo nakladatelství, 2004, 272 s. ISBN 80-7181-939-5
MALÍK,V. a kol.1991. Encyklópia drobnochovateľa. Príroda.1991, 830 s.
VERHOEF-VARHALLENOVÁ, E. 1999. Encyklopedie králiků a hlodavců. Praha: Artedit. 1999. 320 s. ISBN 80-7234-039-5

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Evaluation of course unit:
Assessed students in total: 237

76,4 %
16,0 %
5,9 %
1,7 %
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Name of lecturer(s): doc. Ing. Henrieta Arpášová, PhD. (examiner, instructor)
Ing. Martin Fik, PhD. (instructor)
Ing. Jana Hanusová, PhD. (examiner, instructor, person responsible for course)
Last modification:
17. 10. 2018
Ing. Jana Hanusová, PhD. and programme supervisor

Last modification made by Gabriela Hvizdová on 10/17/2018.

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