Course syllabus A15-0186-I - Special Reproduction of Animals (FAaFR - WS 2020/2021)

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Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra
Faculty: Faculty of Agrobiology and Food Resources
Course unit code:
Course unit title: Special Reproduction of Animals
Planned types, learning activities and teaching methods:
1 hour weekly / 13 hours per semester of study (on-site method)
seminar3 hours weekly / 39 hours per semester of study (on-site method)

Animal Nutrition and Feedstuffs - master (required), 3. semester
Management of Animal Production - master (required), 1. semester
Management of Animal Production - master (required), 1. semester
Special Breeding Industries - master (required), 1. semester
Level of study:
Prerequisites for registration: none
Assesment methods :
Test (30 points), to serve parturition (10 points), final oral exam (60 points). To obtain A trial and must be obtained at least 93 points, at least 86bodov of B, C rating on at least 79 points for evaluation D at least 72 points, the evaluation of E at least 64 points. Student receives credit for the subject in the case of evaluation mark from A to E.
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
We want to give the informations to students on the reproduction process of various species animals, on the control methods of animals reproduction and reproduction biotechnology, on an organization of breeding reproduction, on most important reproductive disorders.After completion of the student understands on the difference species,is able to solve specific requests of individual species of farm animals, is able to apply knowledge in practical reproduction of animals,is able to analyse the reasons of reproduction disorders,is able to identify of an animal infertility.
Course contents:
Students they will obtain theoretical knowledgies on reproduction speciality of the various animal breds and practical handicrafts with usage method and technical aids by control of individual phase of the reproductive process of cattle, pigs, sheeps, goats, horses. Student will known parturition of every kind of farm animals, fertility diorderes and sexual infection of animals.
Recommended or required reading:
ŠŤASTNÁ, D. -- ŠŤASTNÝ, P. Popôrodný anestrus kráv. 1st ed. Nitra : Slovenská poľnohospodárska univerzita, 2015. 132 p. ISBN 978-80-552-1310-1.
ŠŤASTNÁ, D. -- ŠŤASTNÝ, P. Vplyv tepelného stresu na reprodukciu a produkciu kráv. 1st ed. Nitra : Slovenská poľnohospodárska univerzita, 2016. 71 p. ISBN 978-80-552-1562-4.
ŠŤASTNÁ, D. -- ŠŤASTNÝ, P. Špeciálna reprodukcia zvierat. 1st ed. Nitra : Slovenská poľnohospodárska univerzita, 2016. 335 p. ISBN 978-80-552-1511-2.

McDonald, L., E.: Veterinary Endocrinology and Reproduction. LEA&Febiger, 1989, Philadelphia - London, 571 s. ISBN 0-8121-1134-6
Periodiká: J.Animal Reproduction; Fertility and Sterility; E.J. Animal Reproduction
Šťastná D., Šťastný P.:Špeciálna reprodukcia zvierat, SPU Nitra, Garmond, 2013, ISBN 978-80-552-1035-3
Šťastný P., Lacková D.: Praktická reprodukcia -HD, Informa 2004, ISBN80-969232-4-2

Language of instruction:
Slovak, English
Evaluation of course unit:
Assessed students in total: 394

31,5 %
21,3 %
9,1 %
11,7 %
24,6 %1,8 %
Name of lecturer(s):
Ing. Tomáš Kanka, PhD. (instructor)
doc. MVDr. Danka Šťastná, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, person responsible for course)
Last modification:
15. 10. 2019
doc. MVDr. Danka Šťastná, PhD. and programme supervisor

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

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