Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Japanese
Academic Year 2020Year School/Graduate School Graduate School of Biosphere Science(Master's course)
Lecture Code W6501033 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 家畜育種学
Subject Name
(Katakana)
カチクイクシュガク
Subject Name in
English
Animal Breeding
Instructor TSUDZUKI MASAOKI
Instructor
(Katakana)
ツヅキ マサオキ
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 2nd-Year,  First Semester,  First Semester
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (1st) Inte
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
【More Details】
lecture 
Credits 1.0 Class Hours/Week   Language on Instruction B : Japanese/English
Course Level 6 : Graduate Advanced
Course Area(Area) 26 : Biological and Life Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 01 : Agricultural Sciences
Eligible Students  
Keywords domestic animals, breeds, laboratory animals, genetics, breeding 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
Program
 
Criterion referenced
Evaluation
 
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
Promote a better understanding for Animal Breeding and Genetics by learning features of various breeds, varied genetic phenomena, and new breeding methods based on molecular genetics. 
Class Schedule 1st:  Features of breeds in various domestic animals I
2nd:  Features of breeds in various domestic animals II
3rd:  Features of breeds in various domestic animals III
4th:  Strains of laboratory animals I
5th:  Strains of laboratory animals II
6th:  Genetic control for industrial and experimental animals I
7th:  Genetic control for industrial and experimental animals II
8th:  New breeding methods based on molecular genetics 
Text/Reference
Books,etc.
Reference Books:
World Farm Animal Breed Encyclopedia (Y. Shoda ed.) Toyo Shorin, Tokyo
New Laboratory Animal Science (K. Maejima et al. eds.) Asakura Shoten, Tokyo 
PC or AV used in
Class,etc.
PC 
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Review
Read a large amount of papers. 
Requirements  
Grading Method "Mini" tests at every class (15 %) and a term paper (85 %) 
Practical Experience  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it  
Message  
Other   
Please fill in the class improvement questionnaire which is carried out on all classes.
Instructors will reflect on your feedback and utilize the information for improving their teaching. 
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