Course syllabus T15-0119-B - Mechanisation of Crop Production (TF - SS 2019/2020)

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Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra
Faculty: Faculty of Engineering
Course unit code:
Course unit title:
Mechanisation of Crop Production
Planned types, learning activities and teaching methods:
1 hour weekly / 13 hours per semester of study (on-site method)
3 hours weekly / 39 hours per semester of study (on-site method)

Semester: Farming - bachelor (required), 4. semester
Management of Plant Production - bachelor (required), 4. semester
Sustainable Agriculture and Rural Development - bachelor (elective), 4. semester
Level of study: 1.
Prerequisites for registration:
Assesment methods :
During the semester seminar work will be outsourced. At the end of the semester students will present actively developed theme. During semester one partial written exam.
To obtain A grade is necessary to obtain at least 93 points, for B grade at least 86 points, for C grade at least 79 points, for D grade at least 72 points and for E grade at least 64 points. Student will aquire credits for subject in case of obtaining grade A or E.
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
Providing knowledge of the fundamental principles of the machineryconstruction, work technologies and machinery adjustment with regards for its optimal affect in process of biological material treatment - a machine in terms of workquality.
Learning outcomes – after the completion of the subject, student will be able to design specific machinery line for production process of the crop production in work conditions of the agricultural practice.
Course contents:
Basic Mechanization of surface soil, fertilization, sowing and planting, treatment plants and chemical protection. Mechanization of harvesting forage, nutritional grains and root crops. Mechanization of post-harvest treatment products and harvest special crops. Mechanization drying. Mechanization of irrigation. The principle of work of the main functional parts of machines, control the working brakes, the optimal quality of work. The production of agricultural kits and technological lines. Occupational Safety of machinery.
Recommended or required reading:
1. Piszczalka, J. - Maga, J.2002. Mechanizácia rastlinnej výroby. VES SPU v Nitre, 2002, 200s. ISBN 80-8069-071-5
2.Angelovič, M. - Jobbágy, J.2010.Mechanizácia rastlinnej výroby, SPU v Nitre, 2010,179s, ISBN 978-80-552-0453-6.
3. Páltik, J.a kol.2003.Stroje pre rastlinnú výrobu (obrábanie pôdy, sejba). Celoštátna vysokoškolská učebnica. SPU Nitra, 2003.
4. Odborné časopisy:Moderná mechanizácia v poľnohospodárstve, Mechanizace zemědělství.
5. www stránky z oblasti poľnohospodárskej techniky

Language of instruction: Slovak
Evaluation of course unit:
Assessed students in total: 107

18,7 %
22,4 %
20,6 %
12,1 %
26,2 %
0 %
Name of lecturer(s):
doc. Ing. Marek Angelovič, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, person responsible for course)
prof. Ing. Ján Jobbágy, PhD. (examiner, instructor)
Ing. Koloman Krištof, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer)
Last modification:
25. 2. 2019
doc. Ing. Marek Angelovič, PhD. and programme supervisor

Last modification made by Ing. Helena Barošková on 02/25/2019.

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