Course syllabus PHD_A109_N - Non-chemical methods in plant protection against pathogens and pests (FAaFR - 2020/2021 - post-graduate studies)

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Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra
Faculty: Faculty of Agrobiology and Food Resources
Course unit code:
Course unit title:
Non-chemical methods in plant protection against pathogens and pests
Planned types, learning activities and teaching methods:
1 hour weekly / 13 hours per semester of study (on-site method)

Plant Protection - doctoral (elective), 1. year
Plant Protection - doctoral (elective), 1. year
Level of study:
Prerequisites for registration:
Assesment methods :
Project preparation and presentation valued by 40 points, the final exam valued by 60 points. To pass the trial marked as A, it is necessary to obtain at least 93 points , in the case of B trial at least 86 points, trial C at least 79 points, trial D at least 72 points and finally trial E at least 64 points, respectively.
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
To teach the students alternative control methods of crop plants. After completion of the subject the students will know the alternative methods of pest and disease control.
Course contents:
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Recommended or required reading:
ALBAJES,R.-GULLINO,M.L.-VAN LENTEREN,J.C. - ELAD,Y.: Integrated pest and disease management in greenhouse crops. Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dortreacht-Boston-London, 545 pp. ISBN 0-7923-5631-4
BOLAND,G.J. - KUYKENDALL,L.D.: Plant-microbe ineractions and biological control. Marcel Dekker, New York, 1998, 442pp., ISBN 0-8247-0043-0
CAPINERA,J.L..Handbook of vegetable pests. Academic Press, San Diego, 2001, 729pp. ISBN 0-12-158861-0
COPPING,L.G.: The biopesticide manual. The British Crop Protection Council, 1998, ISBN 1-901396-26-6
HALL,F.R.-MENN,J.J.: Biopesticides: use and delivery. Humana Press, New Jersey, 1999, 626pp, ISBN 0-89603-515-8
KHETAN,SUNHIL,K.: Microbial pest control. Marcel Dekker, New York, 2001, ISBN 0-8247-0445-2

Language of instruction:
Slovak, English
Evaluation of course unit:
Assessed students in total: 4

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Name of lecturer(s): prof. Ing. Ľudovít Cagáň, CSc. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, person responsible for course, tutor)
Last modification: 9. 1. 2020
Supervisor: prof. Ing. Ľudovít Cagáň, CSc. and programme supervisor

Last modification made by Gabriela Hvizdová on 01/09/2020.

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