SHEEP AND GOAT PRODUCTION

Course Information
TitleΠΡΟΒΑΤΟΤΡΟΦΙΑ - ΑΙΓΟΤΡΟΦΙΑ / SHEEP AND GOAT PRODUCTION
CodeΝ418Υ
FacultyAgriculture, Forestry and Natural Environment
SchoolAgriculture
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CommonYes
StatusActive
Course ID420001939

Programme of Study: PPS Geōponías (2019-sīmera)

Registered students: 0
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSElective Courses belonging to the other1055
ZŌIKĪS PARAGŌGĪSCompulsory Course belonging to the selected specialization (Compulsory Specialization Course)1055

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

Registered students: 51
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSElective Courses belonging to the other1055
ZŌIKĪS PARAGŌGĪSCompulsory Course belonging to the selected specialization (Compulsory Specialization Course)1055

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Instructors from Other Categories
Weekly Hours4
Total Hours52
Class ID
600120705
Type of the Course
  • Scientific Area
Course Category
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Erasmus
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • English (Examination)
  • French (Instruction)
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Work in an international context
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Design and manage projects
  • Respect natural environment
Course Content (Syllabus)
Sheep and goat evolution. Classification of the sheep and goat. Farming systems of Sheep and goats. Breeds of sheep. Breeds of goats.Reproductive- Productive traits of sheep and goats (milk). Productive traits of sheep and goats (meat). Reproductive-Productive traits of sheep and goats (wool, hair, skins). World production of meat, milk and wool and their distribution. Systems and conditions of management, housing and exploitation of sheep and goats. Genetic improvement. Reproductive use of sheep and goats. Organization and prospectives of small ruminant production in Greece
Keywords
Sheep, Goat, milk production, meat production, wool production
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
  • Book
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
Lectures90
Laboratory Work32
Fieldwork10
Field trips and participation in conferences / seminars / activities5
Exams3
Total140
Student Assessment
Description
Written exams
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Labortatory Assignment (Formative, Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Πρόβατα και αίγες στην Ελλάδα και τον κόσμο, Ιωάννης Χατζημηνάογλου 2η Έκδοση Ά Τόμος ISBN: 960-7425-37-5 Κωδ. Βιβλίου: 12560 Εκδόσεις ΓΙΑΧΟΥΔΗ Κ. Μελενίκου 15 ΤΚ 54635 Θεσσαλονίκη
Last Update
27-01-2019