Course syllabus PHD_A068_N - Control of animal pests the field crops (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:
Control of animal pests the field crops
Planned types, learning activities and teaching methods:
1 hour weekly / 13 hours per semester of study (on-site method)

Semester: Plant Protection - doctoral (optional), 1. year
Plant Protection - doctoral (optional), 1. year
Special Plant Production - doctoral (optional), 1. year
Special Plant Production - doctoral (optional), 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:
Familirization with major animal pests of field crops. After completion of the subject students will be able to determine the most important pests of field crops and their control.
Course contents:
Expoitation of the system of integrated pest management on the pests occurred in field crops. Definition of of the importance of pests on cereals, maize, alfalfa and clover, sugar beet, potatoes, oil crops, hops and tobacco. Optimise the pest control.
Recommended or required reading:
GALLO,J. - ŠEDIVÝ,J.: Integrovaná ochrana rastlín (skriptá). Nitra, VES, VŠP, 1992, 163s.
MILLER,F.: Zemědelská entomologie. Praha, Nakladatelství ČSAV, 1956, 1057s.
PRASLIČKA.J. - GALLO,J. - CAGÁŇ,Ľ.: Živočíšni škodcovia poľných plodín (skriptá - reedícia). Nitra, VES, SPU, 1998, 243s.

Language of instruction: Slovak
Evaluation of course unit:
Assessed students in total: 1

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Name of lecturer(s):
prof. Ing. Ľudovít Cagáň, CSc. (examiner, lecturer, person responsible for course)
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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