Module Code Number

VDS 627

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

It contains the hormones in relation to pregnancy and parturition, retained placenta, postpartum recovery, postpartum oestrus and ovulation and postpartum involution of uterus.

Aims and Objectives of the module

To train expert member and academic personnel who have knowledge about the pregnancy and postpartum recovery and consequently time of inseminations, and to contribute to the animal production by transporting these studies to the area.

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