NEW TECHNIQUES IN REPRODUCTION OF FARM ANIMALS

Course Information
TitleΝΕΕΣ ΤΕΧΝΙΚΕΣ ΣΤΗΝ ΑΝΑΠΑΡΑΓΩΓΗ / NEW TECHNIQUES IN REPRODUCTION OF FARM ANIMALS
CodeΝ411Ε
FacultyAgriculture, Forestry and Natural Environment
SchoolAgriculture
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CommonYes
StatusActive
Course ID420001932

Programme of Study: PPS Geōponías (2019-sīmera)

Registered students: 0
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSElective Courses belonging to the otherWinter-5
ZŌIKĪS PARAGŌGĪSElective Course belonging to the selected specialization (Elective Specialization Course)Winter-5

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

Registered students: 22
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSElective Courses belonging to the otherWinter-5
ZŌIKĪS PARAGŌGĪSElective Course belonging to the selected specialization (Elective Specialization Course)Winter-5

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours4
Total Hours52
Class ID
600120063
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. recognize and understand the applications of new technology methods in farm animal reproduction. 2. understand the multiple ovulations in farm animals. 3. know the imprtance and contibution of New Technology in genetic improvement in farm animals.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Work in teams
  • Respect natural environment
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
Basic principles, embryo transfer, embryo collection, embryo quality assessment, embryo freezing and storage, multiple ovulation. In vitro embryo production, in vitro oocyte development, in vitro oocyte fertilization, embryo development up to transfer. Farm animal fertilization techniques. Embryo sexing. Cloning of farm animals. In vitro embryo production. Embryo transfer. Embryo splitting. Nuclear transfer.
Keywords
new technologies, Reproduction
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
  • Video lectures
  • Multimedia
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures52
Seminars20
Reading Assigment30
Exams3
Other / Others35
Total140
Student Assessment
Description
75% written exams 25% individual project assignment (a set of exercises)
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Multiple Choice Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
Last Update
27-01-2019