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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
VST725 Fertility And i Nfertility in Animals 927001 1 1 6
Level of Course Unit
Third Cycle
Objectives of the Course
In this course, it is aimed to gain knowledge in Reproduction, factors of reproduction and appeared for this reason infertility and sterility.
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 animals.
  4. To gain the knowledge of improving reproductive performance in animals.
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
Fertility and infertility in animals
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
2.Fertility parameters
3.The importance of reproductive efficiency of herd management
4.Progeny yield contribution to the economy
5.Impairment of reproductive performance
6.How to tell impairment of reproductive performance
7.How are analyzed for impairment of reproductive performance
8.What should be done for the treatment of impairment of reproductive performance?
11.Infectious agents that cause impaired fertility and sterility
12.Therapy or Vaccination Protocols
13.General Considerations
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