FARM ANIMAL NUTRITION

Course Information
TitleΔΙΑΤΡΟΦΗ ΑΓΡΟΤΙΚΩΝ ΖΩΩΝ / FARM ANIMAL NUTRITION
CodeΝ013Υ
FacultyAgriculture, Forestry and Natural Environment
SchoolAgriculture
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CommonYes
StatusActive
Course ID420001757

Programme of Study: PPS Geōponías (2019-sīmera)

Registered students: 0
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSCompulsory Course324

Programme of Study: UPS School of Agriculture (2011-today)

Registered students: 355
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSCompulsory Course325

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodWinter
Instructors from Other Categories
Weekly Hours4
Total Hours52
Class ID
600119906
Type of the Course
  • Background
Course Category
General Foundation
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this course, students will be able to: 1. posess a basic knowledge of the mechanisms involved in farm animal nutrition. 2. evaluate the current literature concerning the understanding of the farm animal physiology of nutrition and applied animal nutrition mechanisms. 3. recognize the goals based on the nutrient requirements of farm animals and their satisfaction with the avalaible feedstuffs.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
Course Content (Syllabus)
Principles in farm animal nutrition. The sense of energy, nutrients and minerals in farm animal nutrition (cattle, sheep, goats, pigs, poultry, horses etc.). Nutrient requirements of farm animals for maintenance, weight gain and animal products.
Keywords
farm animals, feedstuffs, digestion, absorption, metabolism, diet formulation
Educational Material Types
  • Slide presentations
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
Description
Use of Powerpoint.
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures117
Tutorial
Exams3
Total120
Student Assessment
Description
Written exams.
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Formative)
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Λιαμάδης, Δ., Ντότας, Β. 2013. Εισαγωγή στη Διατροφή των Αγροτικών Ζώων. Εκδόσεις Σ. Γιαχούδης & ΣΙΑ Ο.Ε., Θεσσαλονίκη, σελ. 340.
Last Update
14-01-2019