Course syllabus PHD_A075_N - Physiology and pathology of reproduction in animals (FAaFR - 2019/2020 - post-graduate studies)

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Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra
Course unit code: PHD_A075_N
Course unit title:
Physiology and pathology of reproduction in animals
Planned types, learning activities and teaching methods:
1 hour weekly / 13 hours per semester of study (on-site method)

General Animal Production - doctoral (elective), 1. year
General Animal Production - doctoral (elective), 1. year
Special Animal Production - doctoral (elective), 1. year
Special Animal Production - doctoral (elective), 1. year
Level of study:
Prerequisites for registration:
Assesment methods :
Development and the presentation of project per 40 points,final exam per 60 points.Valuation A = at least 93 points,valuation B = at least 86 points, valuation C = at least 79 points, valuation D = at least 72 points, valuation E = at least 64 points.
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
Student understand to physiological process of reproduction of the individual animal kind, to the nervous and endocrine principles and regulation mechanism of reproductive functions in correspodence of present scientific knowledge.Student regaining the knowledge on reproduction disorders of a genetic origin, on pathology of the genitals organs, on the estral cycle diorders,the gravidity and the parturition too.
Course contents:
- endocrine background of the reproductive process
- endogenic and exogenic factors of animal fertility
- molecular principles of fertilization
- specific diferences of reproductive process
- actual decisions of genetic reproductive potency exploitation of animal
- heredital and congenital anomalies of genitals organs
- endocrine reproduction disorders
- bacterial and viral infections of genitals organs
Recommended or required reading:
McDONALD,L.E.: Veterinary Endocrinology and Reproduction. LEA&Febiger, 1989 Philadelphia - London, 571s. ISBN 0-8121-1134-6
Periodiká: J.Animal Reproduction, Fertility and Sterility, E.J. Animal Reproduction
Šťastná D. Šťastný P.: Špeciálna reprodukcia zvierat, SPU v Nitre, Garmond Nitra, 2013, ISBN 978-80-552-1035-3
UHRÍN,V. - UHRÍN,P.: Základy molekulárnej biológie. VŠP, 1995, Nitra, 220s.

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Evaluation of course unit:
Assessed students in total: 1

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Name of lecturer(s):
doc. MVDr. Danka Šťastná, PhD. (examiner, lecturer, person responsible for course)
Last modification:
8. 1. 2019
Supervisor: doc. MVDr. Danka Šťastná, PhD. and programme supervisor

Last modification made by Gabriela Hvizdová on 01/08/2019.

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