PHYSIOLOGY OF FARM ANIMAL NUTRITION I

Course Information
TitleΦΥΣΙΟΛΟΓΙΑ ΘΡΕΨΕΩΣ ΑΓΡΟΤΙΚΩΝ ΖΩΩΝ Ι / PHYSIOLOGY OF FARM ANIMAL NUTRITION I
CodeΝ406Υ
FacultyAgriculture, Forestry and Natural Environment
SchoolAgriculture
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CommonYes
StatusActive
Course ID420001927

Programme of Study: PPS Geōponías (2019-sīmera)

Registered students: 0
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSElective Courses belonging to the other635
ZŌIKĪS PARAGŌGĪSCompulsory Course belonging to the selected specialization (Compulsory Specialization Course)635

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

Registered students: 35
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSElective Courses belonging to the other635
ZŌIKĪS PARAGŌGĪSCompulsory Course belonging to the selected specialization (Compulsory Specialization Course)635

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Instructors from Other Categories
  • Anastasios Kargopoulos
Weekly Hours4
Total Hours52
Class ID
600120693
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 physiology of nutrition. 2. evaluate the current literature concerning the understanding of the farm animal physiology of nutrition. 3. recognize the goals based on the digestive system, digestion, absorption and metabolism of nutrients in farm animals.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
Course Content (Syllabus)
Constituents of animal body and feedstuffs. Organic nutrients (carbohydrates, fat, proteins). Anatomy and physiology of digestive system of farm animals. Digestion and absorption of nutrients. Metabolism of nutrients. Vitamins (the biological and metabolic role, defficiency symptoms). Minerals.
Keywords
arm animals, feedstuffs, nutrients, anatomy, physiology, digestion, absorption, metabolism, minerals.
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
Lectures80
Laboratory Work20
Tutorial37
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 Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Λιαμάδης, Δ. 2000. Φυσιολογία Θρέψεως Ζωικού Οργανισμού. Τόμος 1. Εκδόσεις University Studio Press Ο.Ε. Θεσσαλονίκη.
Last Update
27-01-2019