Course syllabus PHD_A302_N - Technique and technology of poultry farming (FAaFR - 2019/2020 - post-graduate studies)

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Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra
Course unit code:
Course unit title:
Technique and technology of poultry farming
Planned types, learning activities and teaching methods:
1 hour weekly / 13 hours per semester of study (on-site method)

Semester: Special Animal Production - doctoral (elective), 1. year
Special Animal Production - doctoral (elective), 1. year
Level of study: 3.
Prerequisites for registration:
Assesment methods :
Creating and presentation of project(40 points) and end-of-term examination – oral exam (60 points).
Grading scale: letter grade A requires minimum 93 points, letter grade B requires minimum 86 points, letter grade C requires minimum 79 points, letter grade D requires minimum 72 points, letter grade E requires minimum 64 points.
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
Student wnderstands theoretical and practical knowledge and skills to determine optimal parameters in rearing, breeding and fattening of poultry. Mastering of the modern large-scale poultry farming design.
Course contents:
Relationships between indicators of production and breeding conditions. Methods of optimizing the rearing period for table eggs and poultry meat production. Economic parameters of production, modern trends and welfare in poultry farming. Preparing a project on breeding cycle optimizing.
Recommended or required reading:
BROUČEK, J. - BENKOVÁ, J. - ŠOCH, M. - PODSEDNÍČEK, M. 2011Technologie a technika chovu drůbeže při splnění podmínek welfare (Technologies and technics of poutry breeding to certains of welfare conditions). České Budějovice: Jihočeská univerzita, 115 s. ISBN 978-80-7394-337-0
CHMELNIČNÁ, L. - TOČKA, I. - WEIS, J. - HANUSOVÁ, J. 2008. Technológia chovu malých hospodárskych zvierat. (Technology of small farm animal breeding). Nitra : Slovenská poľnohospodárska univerzita, 2008, 158 s. ISBN 978-80-552-0015-6

Language of instruction: Slovak
Evaluation of course unit:
Assessed students in total: 1

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Name of lecturer(s):
doc. Ing. Henrieta Arpášová, PhD. (person responsible for course)
Last modification:
8. 1. 2019
doc. Ing. Henrieta Arpášová, PhD. and programme supervisor

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

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