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School of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine
ANIMAL CARE
Course unit
ANIMAL BIOLOGY AND GENETICS (C.I)
AVP7077484, A.A. 2018/19

Information concerning the students who enrolled in A.Y. 2018/19

Information on the course unit
Degree course First cycle degree in
ANIMAL CARE
AV2378, Degree course structure A.Y. 2017/18, A.Y. 2018/19
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Degree course track Common track
Number of ECTS credits allocated
Type of assessment Mark
Course unit English denomination ANIMAL BIOLOGY AND GENETICS (C.I)
Website of the academic structure http://www.agrariamedicinaveterinaria.unipd.it/
Department of reference Department of Comparative Biomedicine and Food Science
Mandatory attendance No
Language of instruction English
Branch LEGNARO (PD)
Single Course unit The Course unit can be attended under the option Single Course unit attendance
Optional Course unit The Course unit can be chosen as Optional Course unit

Lecturers
Teacher in charge ENRICO MASSIMILIANO NEGRISOLO BIO/05

Modules of the integrated course unit
Course unit code Course unit name Teacher in charge
AVP7077486 APPLIED ANIMAL GENETICS (MOD. B) VALENTINA BONFATTI
AVP7077485 GENERAL BIOLOGY (MOD. A) ENRICO MASSIMILIANO NEGRISOLO

Mode of delivery (when and how)
Period  
Year  
Teaching method frontal

Calendar
Start of activities 25/02/2019
End of activities 14/06/2019

Syllabus
Prerequisites: Students are required to have a basic understanding of cell biology, genetics, molecular biology and evolution. Required foundation courses: none.
Target skills and knowledge: Learn the concepts of general biology and genetics necessary for the understanding of topics related to the management of animal genetic resources.
Acquire the capability to recognize the major animal groups, and understand the evolutionary processes that generated the current diversity of phyla. Acquire knowledge on control of inbreeding and preservation of genetic variability in small groups of animals.
Examination methods: Written examination with multiple choice questions. If required, students must have previously passed the additional learning obligations.
Assessment criteria: The student will be evaluated on the basis of the acquired knowledge in relation to its ability to use and present the concepts and topics learned during the course.

Innovative teaching methods: Teaching and learning strategies
  • Lecturing
  • Laboratory
  • Auto correcting quizzes or tests for periodic feedback or exams

Innovative teaching methods: Software or applications used
  • Moodle (files, quizzes, workshops, ...)

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