Module Code Number

VDS 607

Number of ECTS Credits


Hours / Week (T P C)

1 0 1

Module Lecturer

All of teacher at the department

Year / Term


Type of Course

(Compulsory / Elective)


Pre requisites / Recommended


Module Contents

Examination of male genital tract, diseases of preputium, penis, testes, scrotum, epididymis, accessory glands, and the decrease and/or absent of sexual desire, impotentia coeundi, impotentia generandi, determination of abnormal sperm species and rates.

Aims and Objectives of the module

To train expert member and academic personnel who have knowledge regarding the examination and diseases of genital tract, sexual desire (libido), impotentia coeundi, impotentia generandi, species and rates of abnormal sperm, and also have knowledge as regards effects of these subjects on fertility in male animal.

Method of assessment

Theoretical expression, practical application and private conversation

Teaching Language


Textbook /

Recommended readings

1-Bearden, H. J. and Fuquay, J. W. (1992).  Applied Animal Reproduction, 3rd Ed., Prentice Hall, New Jersey. U.S.A

2-Cole, H.H. and Cupps, P.T. (1977) Reproduction in Domestic Animals 3rd ed. Academic Press.

3-Hafez, E.S.E. (1993). Reproduction in Farm Animals. 6th Ed. Lea and Febiger, Philadelphia.

4-Laing, J.A. (1979). Fertility and Infertility in Domestic Animals. 3rd Ed. Bailliere Tındall, London.

5-Laing, J. A., Brienly Morgan, W.J., Wagner, W.C. (1988) Fertility and Infertility in Veterinary Practice. Fourth Edition, Bailliere Tindal, London

6-Özkoca, A. (1986) Reproduction and Infertility in Cattles. İstanbul Univ., Publications of Fac. Vet. Med. No: 7, İstanbul.

7-Öktem, B. (1962). Special Surgery. Ankara Univ., Publications of Fac. Vet. Med. No: 146, İstiklal Press, Ankara.