Course syllabus 621A476 - Diseases and Pests of Horticulture Plants (FAaFR - SS 2020/2021)

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University: Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra
Course unit code:
Course unit title:
Diseases and Pests of Horticulture Plants
Planned types, learning activities and teaching methods:
lecture1 hour weekly / 5 hours per semester of study (on-site method)
3 hours weekly / 15 hours per semester of study (on-site method)

Credits: 6
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Level of study: 2.
Prerequisites for registration: none
Assesment methods :
Written test
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
To teach the students to recognize the main diseases and pests of vegetables and fruit plants, their leaf cycles and methods of their control. After completion of the subject the students are able to determine the most important pest and diseases of plants and to choose appropriate form for their control.
Course contents:
The description of main pathogens and pests of vegetables, fruit plants and grapevine, symptomatology, determination of the causal organisms. Life cycles of pathogens and pests depending on environmental conditions, diseases etiology and pests bionomy. Prognosis and signalization of pests and diseases occurrence, their harmfulness and meaning. Preventive and curative methods of control of the pests and diseases.
Recommended or required reading:
PRASLIČKA, J. -- CAGÁŇ, Ľ. -- GALLO, J. Živočíšni škodcovia záhradníckych rastlín. 2nd ed. Nitra : Slovenská poľnohospodárska univerzita, 2000. 150 p. ISBN 80-7137-697-3.
HUSZÁR, J. -- BOKOR, P. -- HUDEC, K. Choroby záhradníckych rastlín. 3rd ed. Nitra : Slovenská poľnohospodárska univerzita, 2006. 127 p. ISBN 80-8069-706-X.

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Evaluation of course unit:
Assessed students in total: 75

9,3 %6,7 %18,7 %
29,3 %
36,0 %
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Name of lecturer(s):
doc. Ing. Peter Bokor, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, tutor)
prof. Ing. Kamil Hudec, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, person responsible for course, tutor)
Ing. Ján Tancik, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer)
doc. Ing. Peter Tóth, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer)
Ing. Monika Tóthová, PhD. (examiner, instructor)
Last modification:
15. 10. 2019
Supervisor: prof. Ing. Kamil Hudec, PhD. and programme supervisor

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

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