Course syllabus 621A509 - Chemical Control of Plant Pathogens and Pests (FAaFR - WS 2020/2021)

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Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra
Faculty: Faculty of Agrobiology and Food Resources
Course unit code: 621A509
Course unit title: Chemical Control of Plant Pathogens and Pests
Planned types, learning activities and teaching methods:
seminar3 hours weekly (on-site method)

Credits: 4
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Level of study:
Prerequisites for registration: none
Assesment methods :
Written test, seminr work, projects, others
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
To teach the students about basics of toxicology and phytopharmacy, legislation in plant protection field, certain methods and strategies of chemical protection against the main diseases and pests. After completion of the subject the students will be able to apply the most appropriate chemical control against fungal pathogens and animal pests of plants.
Course contents:
Advantages and disadvantages of pesticides using in agriculture. Name and structure of the pesticides. Mode of action of certain groups of pesticides. Application forms and formulation of pesticides in plant protection. Mixing of pesticides. Certain methods of chemical control of the main diseases and pests.
Recommended or required reading:
CAGÁŇ, Ľ. -- HUDEC, K. Chemická ochrana rastlín proti chorobám a škodcom. 1st ed. Nitra : Slovenská poľnohospodárska univerzita, 2003. 130 p. ISBN 80-8069-177-0.

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Evaluation of course unit:
Assessed students in total: 49

42,9 %
22,4 %
16,3 %
4,1 %
14,3 %
0 %
Name of lecturer(s):
prof. Ing. Ľudovít Cagáň, CSc. (lecturer)
prof. Ing. Kamil Hudec, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, person responsible for course)
Last modification:
15. 10. 2019
prof. Ing. Kamil Hudec, PhD. and programme supervisor

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

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