APPLICATION OF BIOTECHNOLOGY OF REPRODUCTION IN FARM ANIMALS

Course Information
TitleΕΦΑΡ/ΓΕΣ ΤΗΣ ΒΙΟΤΕΧ/ΓΙΑΣ ΣΤΗΝ ΑΝΑΠ/ΓΗ ΤΩΝ ΑΓΡ. ΖΩΩΝ / APPLICATION OF BIOTECHNOLOGY OF REPRODUCTION IN FARM ANIMALS
CodeΖΠΝ709
FacultyAgriculture, Forestry and Natural Environment
SchoolAgriculture
Cycle / Level2nd / Postgraduate, 3rd / Doctorate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CommonYes
StatusActive
Course ID420000835

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours4
Total Hours54
Class ID
600120910
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)
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Respect natural environment
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
Specific subjects on gene technology and biotechnology in animal reproduction. Application of molecular genetic in Farm Animals. Artificial Insemination in Domestic animals. Embryo transfer. Ovum and embryo freezing. In vitro ovum fertilization and embryo maturation (IVF-IVM). Gene transfer - Transgenic animals. Embryo cloning. Incorporation of Biotechnology into Animal Breeding strategies.Protection and Preservation of genetic animal resources.
Keywords
Biotechnology, Gene technology
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
Lectures30
Laboratory Work50
Reading Assigment30
Written assigments30
Total140
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Assignment (Formative, Summative)
Last Update
19-12-2016