Course Information
TitleΕΦΑΡΜΟΣΜΕΝΗ ΑΝΑΠΑΡΑΓΩΓΗ ΑΓΡΟΤΙΚΩΝ ΖΩΩΝ / APPLIED REPRODUCTION IN FARM ANIMALS
CodeΝ401Υ
FacultyAgriculture, Forestry and Natural Environment
SchoolAgriculture
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CommonYes
StatusActive
Course ID420001922

Programme of Study: PPS Geōponías (2019-sīmera)

Registered students: 0
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSElective Courses belonging to the other745
ZŌIKĪS PARAGŌGĪSCompulsory Course belonging to the selected specialization (Compulsory Specialization Course)745

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

Registered students: 43
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSElective Courses belonging to the other745
ZŌIKĪS PARAGŌGĪSCompulsory Course belonging to the selected specialization (Compulsory Specialization Course)745

Class Information
Academic Year2019 – 2020
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours4
Total Hours52
Class ID
600142447
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)
  • French (Instruction)
Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of the course the students will be able to: 1. Know the biology and influence of the environmental factors in the reproduction of farm animals. 2. Understand the control of reproduction in the different systems of production. 3. Understand the different phases of oestrus cycle. 4. Apply the control of fertility and diagnosis of parturition in farm animals.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • 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
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
Introduction. Livestock in Greece and in the European Union. Enviromental factors involved in the control of Reproduction. Biological Cycle in mammals. Reproduction in sheep, goats, cattle, pigs, horses and poultry. Control and management of oestrus and ovulation. Diagnosis of pregnancy. Control of Reproduction in breeding and out of breeding season. Reproduction free of hormone.
Keywords
Control of Reproduction, farm animals
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • 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
Laboratory Work52
Tutorial
Clinical Practice25
Field trips and participation in conferences / seminars / activities8
Exams3
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)
  • Labortatory Assignment (Formative, Summative)
Last Update
19-05-2020