ABG500 Course Synopsis

COURSE CODE: ABG 500

COURSE TITLE: APPLIED ANIMAL BREEDING AND GENE

NUMBER OF UNITS: 3 Units

COURSE DURATION: Three hours per week

COURSE DETAILS:

Course Coordinator: Prof. M. O. Ozoje, (B. Sc., M. Sc., Ph.D., MNSAP, MASAN, MGSN)

Email: miczoje@yahoo.com

Office Location: Department of Animal Breeding and Genetics

Other Lecturers:    Dr. O. Olowofeso

COURSE CONTENT:

Variances, Co-variances, Partitioning of phenotypic variance, Heritability and repeatability, Genotype by environment interaction, Correlation between traits, In-breeding, Line breeding and relationship, Cross-breeding in practice, selection in practice, Genetic improvement for various livestock traits.

 

ABG500 Lecture Notes

Last Updated on May 7, 2012 by admin

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