Course syllabus AGEZ - Applied Animal Genetics (FA - WS 2017/2018)

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Course code: AGEZ
Course title in language of instruction: Aplikovaná genetika zvířat
Course title in Czech: Applied Animal Genetics
Course title in English: Applied Animal Genetics
Mode of completion and number of credits: Exam (4 credits)
(1 ECTS credit = 28 hours of workload)
Mode of delivery/Timetabled classes: full-time, 2/1 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
Language of instruction: Czech
Level of course: bachelor
Semester: WS 2017/2018
Name of lecturer: prof. Ing. Tomáš Urban, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, supervisor, tutor)
Prerequisites: none
Aims of the course:
Application of genetic principles in animals.
Course contents:
The content of the course has not been saved in this language version.
Learning outcomes and competences:
Generic competences:
-ability to analyse and synthesize
-ability to apply knowledge
-ability to comment on performance of others and to self-reflect
-ability to create new ideas (creativity)
-basic computing skills
-capacity to learn
-communication in second language
-general knowledge
-skilled at utilizing and processing information
-work in team

Specific competences:
-Abililty of complex data analysis
-Ability to analyze and interpret of genetics and molecular biology study
-Ability to apply the acquired knowledge and skills from the area of genetics
-Knowledge and aplications of genetic principles of heredity
-Knowledge of basic cytological methods
-Knowledge of methods of genetics manipulations
-Knowledge of molecular bases of heredity
-Knowledge of the needs and principles of preservation of genetic diversity and needs of the breeding
-Knowledge the genetic improvement principles of animals
-Search and processing of scientific literature

Type of course unit: required
Year of study: Not applicable - the subject could be chosen at anytime during the course of the programme.
Work placement: There is no compulsory work placement in the course unit.
Recommended study modules: -
Learning activities and study load (hours of study load):
Type of teaching methodDaily attendance
Direct teaching
     lecture28 h
     practice28 h
     preparation for exam24 h
     preparation for regular assessment14 h
     writing of seminar paper18 h
Total112 h
Assessment methods:
Oral examination
Recommended reading:
TypeAuthorTitlePublished inPublisherYearISBN
RQKUCIEL, J. -- URBAN, T.Principy genetikyBrnoVydavatelství Mendelovy univerzity v Brně2016978-80-7509-385-1
RQURBAN, T. -- VYHNÁNEK, T.Virtuální svět genetiky 1 - základní principy genetiky
RQURBAN, T.Virtuální svět genetiky 2 - principy molekulární genetiky
RQURBAN, T.Virtuální svět genetiky 3 - principy genetiky populací a kvantitativních znaků
REAktuální články z časopisů s IF (Animal Genetics, Journal of Animal Breeding and Genetics...)


Last modification made by Ing. Michal Karhánek on 06/26/2017.

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