Ondokuz Mayıs Üniversitesi Bilgi Paketi - Ders Kataloğu

Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
ZTB201 Zootechnics 927001 2 3 4
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
This course aims to instruct basic concepts on animal science to second class students of the Faculty. In addition to gain the ability of population management.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Ahmet GÜLER
Learning Outcomes
  1. Yetiştiriciliği yapılan türleri bilir ve bilgiye sahiptir
  2. Sürü yönetimini bilir
  3. Zootekni alanı ile ilgili konularda bilgiyi paylaşır
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
Ertuğrul, M., Hayvan Yetiştirme (A.Ü.Z.F., Baran Ofset, Ankara)Güler, A., 2006. Bal Arısı. OMÜ, Ziraat Fakültesi ders kitabı NO: 55.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
Importance of animal products, animal products capasity of the word and Turkey, farm animals species and subspecies, animal breeding system, selection, heredity, selection index, the knowledge about catle, sheep, cheken and honey bee managament systems.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Introduction to animal science, basic consepts
2.Structure of animal husbandry in the world
3.Structure status of animal production of Turkey
4.Anatomic structure of domestic animals
5.Physiological structure, feeding and feed efficiency activities of domestic animal
6.Basic concepts related to reproduction
7.Introduction to animal improvement
8.Breeding methods
9.Mating methods
11.Basic course on cattle management
12.Basic course on sheep management
13.Basic course on poultry production and management
14.Basic course on honey bee keeping, and assessement of the whole course
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Midterm Examination140
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Final Examination1100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesQuantityTime(hours)Total Workload(hours)
Midterm Examination11010
Final Examination11818
Attending Lectures13452