APPLIED NUTRITION OF RUMINANTS

Course Information
TitleΕΦΑΡΜΟΣΜΕΝΗ ΔΙΑΤΡΟΦΗ ΜΗΡΥΚΑΣΤΙΚΩΝ / APPLIED NUTRITION OF RUMINANTS
CodeΝ403Υ
FacultyAgriculture, Forestry and Natural Environment
SchoolAgriculture
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate, 3rd / Doctorate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CommonYes
StatusActive
Course ID420001924

Programme of Study: PPS Geōponías (2019-sīmera)

Registered students: 0
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSElective Courses belonging to the other745
ZŌIKĪS PARAGŌGĪSCompulsory Course belonging to the selected specialization (Compulsory Specialization Course)745

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

Registered students: 35
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSElective Courses belonging to the other745
ZŌIKĪS PARAGŌGĪSCompulsory Course belonging to the selected specialization (Compulsory Specialization Course)745

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours4
Total Hours52
Class ID
600120055
Type of the Course
  • Scientific Area
Course Category
Specific Foundation / Core
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 the applied ruminant nutrition. 2. evaluate the current literature concerning the understanding of nutrient requirements of ruminants, as well as the feedstuffs combination in diet formulation.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
Course Content (Syllabus)
Feeding of dairy cows, breeding heifers, growing - fattening calves, sheep and goats (nutrient requirements for maintenance and production: energy, protein, vitamins, minerals. Diet formulation).
Keywords
cattle, sheep, goats, nutrient requirements, energy, protein, minerals, vitamins, diet formulation.
Educational Material Types
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
Description
Use of PowerPoint.
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures80
Laboratory Work20
Tutorial17
Field trips and participation in conferences / seminars / activities20
Exams3
Total140
Student Assessment
Description
Written exams.
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Multiple Choice Questions (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Assignment (Formative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Ζέρβας, Γ.Π. (2013). Διατροφή Μηρυκαστικών Ζώων. Εκδόσεις Σταμούλη Α.Ε., Αθήνα (κωδ. Εύδοξος 32998048).
Last Update
27-01-2019