Extramural education (practical training)

Course Information
TitleΠΡΑΚΤΙΚΗ 4ου ΕΞΑΜΗΝΟΥ / Extramural education (practical training)
Code4.5
FacultyHealth Sciences
SchoolVeterinary
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CoordinatorXanthippos Karamanlis
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID600017221

Programme of Study: PPS Tmīmatos Ktīniatrikīs (2020-2021)

Registered students: 0
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSInternship422

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Class ID
600136874
Course Type 2011-2015
General Foundation
Digital Course Content
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Respect natural environment
Course Content (Syllabus)
Education in placements other than the grounds of the School of Veterinary Medicine is carried out in selective and supervised practices. It is complementary education and it does not replace the education provided by the curriculum of the School. It is carried out during summer period and it is of an overall duration of one month targeting students’ familiarization with the real conditions of their future profession related to animal (farm as well companion) production units. This one month extramural education is carried out after the end of the 4th semester of studies. Training students can choose the type of the farm through a list of collaborating private enterprises or Public units which are checked for their ability to offer a successful training. Students have to keep weekly an electronic diary of their activities and complete an of 10 pages questionnaire covering the scientific areas of farm management, animal husbandry, nutrition and environmental protection, which aims to their “directed self-education”. Plus, the students evaluate their extramural training as well the farm unit by the use of electronic questionnaires. Also, the responsible by the farm person evaluates the student as well the total process of the extramural training. All these electronic data are kept, analyzed and evaluated by the responsible professor of extramural education. A specific software is used in collaboration with Employment And Career Structure (ECS) office of Aristotle University as well the Centralized Internship Support System for Greek Higher Education Students. The student keeps a work record, his/her work is not subjected in grading, although a confirmation on its successful completion by the supervising professor is required for the advancement of his/her studies. Upon successful completion of extra mural studies the student gains 2 ECTSs.
Keywords
Extramural Education, training in animal production farms
Educational Material Types
  • Multimedia
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
  • Use of ICT in Student Assessment
Description
Students have to keep weekly an electronic diary of their activities and complete an of 10 pages questionnaire covering the scientific areas of farm management, animal husbandry, nutrition and environmental protection, which aims to their “directed self-education”. Plus, the students evaluate their extramural training as well the farm unit by the use of electronic questionnaires. Also, the responsible by the farm person evaluates the student as well the total process of the extramural training. All these electronic data are kept, analyzed and evaluated by the responsible professor of extramural education. A specific software is used in collaboration with Employment And Career Structure (ECS) office of Aristotle University as well the Centralized Internship Support System for Greek Higher Education Students. The student keeps a work record, his/her work is not subjected in grading, although a confirmation on its successful completion by the supervising professor is required for the advancement of his/her studies.
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Internship50
Total50
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Assignment (Summative)
  • Report (Summative)
Last Update
23-11-2020