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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
VST720 Reproduction And Artificial Insemination in Camels And Buffalos 927001 1 2 6
Level of Course Unit
Third Cycle
Objectives of the Course
In this course, it is aimed teach knowledge of reproduction and detection artificial insemination ability in camels and buffalos
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 level of doctorate
  2. Advance Andrology, Reproduction and Artifical Insemination knowledge
  3. To gain the knowledge of reproduction in camels and buffalos
  4. To gain the knowledge and practise of artificial insemination in camels and buffalos
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
- Hafez E.S.E.: Reproduction in Farm Animals.Fifth Edition, Philedelphia,1987.
- Alaçam E.: Evcil Hayvanlarda Reprodüksiyon,Suni 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
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
Reproduction in camels and buffalos, collection semen and artificial insemination
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Reproductive anatomy in Camels and buffaloes
2.Morphological examinations of genital organs
3.Semen collection techniques
4.Examination and evaluation of semen
5.Short term storage of semen
6.Long term storage of semen
7.Midterm exam
8.Estrus symptoms in Camels and buffaloes
9.Artificial insemination methods used in Camels and buffaloes
10.Estrus detecting techniques in camels and buffaloes
11.Optimum insemination time in camels and buffaloes
12.Insemination method
13.Approaches for improving the pregnancy rates after artificial insemination
14.Estrus synchronization in camels and buffaloes
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Midterm Examination1100
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 Examination133
Final Examination133
Attending Lectures12336
Self Study1010100