Course syllabus A15-0100-I - Helminthology and Acarology (FAaFR - WS 2020/2021)

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Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra
Course unit code: A15-0100-I
Course unit title:
Helminthology and Acarology
Planned types, learning activities and teaching methods:
1 hour weekly / 13 hours per semester of study (on-site method)
2 hours weekly / 26 hours per semester of study (on-site method)

Plant Nutrition and Protection - master (elective), 1. semester
Level of study:
Prerequisites for registration: none
Assesment methods :
During semester written exam (20 points) and semestral work (20 points). Final written exam is for maximum 60 points. For evaluation A it is necessary to collect minimum 93 points, for evaluation B minimum 86 points, for evaluation C minimum 79 points, for evaluation D minimum 72 points and for evaluation E minimum 64 points.
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
To teach the student methods of nematodes and mites control. After completion of the subject the students will be able to know the possibilities of nematodes and mites control.
Course contents:
Characteristics of nematods and acarids and their taxonomic groups or suborders. Description, bionomics, ecology, symptomps of the damage and level of damage caused by particular species. Methods of identification of nemathodes and acarids in different substrates and plant tissues.
Recommended or required reading:
CAGÁŇ, Ľ. -- PRASLIČKA, J. -- HUSZÁR, J. -- ŠROBÁROVÁ, A. -- ROHÁČIK, T. -- HUDEC, K. -- TANCIK, J. -- BOKOR, P. -- TÓTH, P. -- TÓTHOVÁ, M. -- BARTA, M. -- ELIAŠOVÁ, M. Choroby a škodcovia poľných plodín. 1st ed. Nitra : Slovenská poľnohospodárska univerzita, 2010. 894 p. ISBN 978-80-552-0354-6.

CAGÁŇ, Ľ., ČEREVKOVÁ, A., TANCIK, J. Poľnohospodárska helmintológia a akarológia. Vydavateľstvo SPU Nitra 104 s. ISBN 978-80-552-0685-1

Language of instruction:
Student can select the study in Slovak or in English.
Evaluation of course unit:
Assessed students in total: 0

Name of lecturer(s):
prof. Ing. Ľudovít Cagáň, CSc. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, person responsible for course)
Last modification:
15. 10. 2019
prof. Ing. Ľudovít Cagáň, CSc. and programme supervisor

Last modification made by Gabriela Hvizdová on 10/15/2019.

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