Course syllabus RBIP - Practical Applications of Plant Biotechnologies (FA - SS 2017/2018)

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Course code: RBIP
Course title in language of instruction: Rostlinné biotechnologie v praxi
Course title in Czech: Practical Applications of Plant Biotechnologies
Course title in English: Practical Applications of Plant Biotechnologies
Mode of completion and number of credits: Fulfillment of requirements (3 credits)
(1 ECTS credit = 28 hours of workload)
Mode of delivery/Timetabled classes: full-time, 2/0 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
Language of instruction: Czech
Level of course: master continuing
Semester: SS 2017/2018
Name of lecturer: prof. RNDr. Ladislav Havel, CSc. (lecturer, supervisor)
MVDr. Ing. Václav Trojan, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Prerequisites: none
Aims of the course:
The aim is to familiarize students with the results of research in plant biotechnology by experts from industry and universities.
Course contents:
1.Biotechnology in breeding of different species of plants (allowance 8/0)
2.Plant biotechnology in agriculture (allowance 4/0)
3.Biotechnology in ornamental horticultur (allowance 4/0)
4.Plant biotechnology in pharmacy (allowance 4/0)
5.Plant biotechnology in environmental protection (allowance 4/0)
Learning outcomes and competences:
Generic competences:
-ability to analyse and synthesize
-ability to apply knowledge
-ability to communicate with professionals in different field of study
-ability to create new ideas (creativity)
-ability to solve problems
-ability to speak and write in mother tongue
-ability to work independently
-capacity to adapt to new situations
-capacity to learn
-general knowledge
-professional knowledge
-resolve to succeed
-science and research skills
-skilled at utilizing and processing information

Specific competences:
-Ability of conceptual managing of scientific and commercial laboratory
-Ability of experimental results presentation
-Ability of planning experimental design and realizing experiments
-Ability to ask qualified question dealing with plant biotechnology
-Ability to evaluate the suitability of practical utilization of plant biotechnology
-Knowledge of advantages and disadvantages of plant biotechnology
-Knowledge selected institutions which use plant biotechnology

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
     lecture24 h
     consultation20 h
     preparation for regular assessment40 h
Total84 h
Assessment methods:
The course is finished and credits are obtained with participation in lectures (excused absences are tolerated), preparation to a closing discussion of topics of lectures. Success rate 60%.
Recommended reading:
TypeAuthorTitlePublished inPublisherYearISBN
RQHradilík J.: Rostlinné explantáty. Skriptum MZLU v Brně, str. 1-85, 2005BrnoMendelova zemědělská a lesnická univerzita v Brně200580-7157-915-7
RQBARTÁK, M. -- HÁJEK, J. -- DUBOVÁ, J.Rostlinné biotechnologieBrnoMasarykova univerzita2010978-80-210-5382-3
RQHRADILÍK, J.Rostlinné explantátyV BrněMendelova zemědělská a lesnická univerzita200580-7157-915-7
RQApplication of biotechnology in breeding cultivars suitable for sustainable fruit production : international workshop, Skierniewice, 12-14 May 2005SkierniewiceResearch Institute of Pomology and Floriculture2006
RQCHOPRA, V /.Applied Plant BiotechnologyEnfieldScience Publishers19991-57808-033-9
RQBiotechnologické metódy v šľachtení rastlín BIOS 2005NitraSPU Nitra200580-8069-587-3
RQWEGSCHEIDER, Z.Biotechnologie -- příležitost pro agrární sektor80-7302-074-2
RQPETRUŽELA, L.Biotechnologie: věda pro 3. tisíciletíPrahaHorizont198980-7012-014-2
RQŠTULÍK, V.Biotechnologie v praxi
RQLITZ, R E.Biotechnology of fruit and nut cropsWallingford, Oxfordshire, UKCABI Pub.20050-85199-662-0
RQBiotechnology of Ornamental PlantsWallingfordCAB International19970-85199-110-6
RQTHOMAS, B. -- MURPHY, D J.Encyclopedia of applied plant sciences : Volume oneOxfordElsevier20030-12-227050-9
RQEnvironmental biotechnology: concepts and applicationsWeinheimWiley-VCH3-527-30585-8
RQEnvironmental impact of genetically modified cropsWallingfordCABI978-1-84593-409-5
RQCol.Environmentální biotechnologieOstravaVysoká škola báňská - Technická univerzita Ostrava200480-248-0700-9


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