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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
VST710 Long And Short Term Preservation Of Semen 927001 1 2 6
Level of Course Unit
Third Cycle
Objectives of the Course
In this course,Principles and procedures for storing and freezing semen, management and care of the liquid nitrogen refrigerator, post freezing handling of frozen semen
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Muzaffer ÇELEBİ, Doç. Dr. Mesut ÇEVİK, Doç. Dr. Murat SELÇUK, Yrd. Doç. Dr. Eser AKAL
Learning Outcomes
  1. To gain the knowledge and practise of doctorate.
  2. Advance Andrology, Reproduction and Artifical Insemination knowledge
  3. To gain preservation methods of semen at various temperature and time, freezing techniques.
  4. To gain Principles and procedures for storing and freezing semen, management and care of the liquid nitrogen refrigerator, post freezing handling of frozen semen
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Recommended or Required Reading
- Hafez E.S.E.: Reproduction in Farm Animals.Fifth Edition, Philedelphia,1987.
- Alaçam E.: Evcil Hayvanlarda Reprodüksiyon,Sun’i Tohumlama, Doğum ve İnfertilite. First Edition,Konya,1984.
- Busch W, Löhle K, Peter W: Künstliche Besamung bei Nutztieren. Second Edition, Stuttgart, 1991.
- Youngquist R.S., Threlfall W.R.: Current Therapy in Large Animal Theriogenology. Second Edition, Philedelphia,2007.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Course Contents
Preservation methods of semen at various temperature and time,freezing techniques.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.short term storage of semen
2.Long term storage of semen
3.Long term storage of semen
4.Cryoprotective substances
5.Application of Glycerol
6.Equilibration of semen
7.Ampoule technique for freezing semen
8.midterm exam
9.Using pellet technique for freezing semen
10.Using straw technique for freezing semen
11.frozen semen storage
12.Thawing semen
13.External factors on storage and thawing frozen semen
14.Manuplations semen in Liquid Nitrogen
15.
16.
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Midterm Examination1100
SUM100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Final Examination1100
SUM100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
SUM100
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesQuantityTime(hours)Total Workload(hours)
Final Examination133
Attending Lectures12336
Practice12224
Self Study11888
SUM151