COURSE CODE: APH 403

COURSE TITLE: Livestock Diseases and Control

NUMBER OF UNITS: 3 Units

COURSE DURATION: Three hours per week

COURSE DETAILS:

Course Coordinator: Dr. S. O. Iposu

Email: iposuepe@yahoo.com

Office Location: COLANIM Building

Other Lecturers: Prof. S. S. Abiola and Dr. O. A. Adeyemi

 

COURSE SYNOPSIS:

Disease causing organisms – bacteria, virus, fungi, protozoa etc. Symptoms, diagnosis, treatment and control of common livestock diseases. Life cycle of parasites. Principles of parasite control, immune system of the body. Care of sick animal – isolation, quarantine and culling. Simple animal operations – castration, dehorning, drenching, drug administration. Public health, significance of animal diseases and common zoonotic disease.

APH 403 Lecture Note

Last Updated on April 10, 2019 by admin

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