Parassitogy and Hygiene

A.Y. 2017/2018
11
Max ECTS
104
Overall hours
SSD
VET/05 VET/06
Language
Italian
Learning objectives
Il Corso ha finalità professionalizzanti, rivolte all'acquisizione dei concetti fondamentali in materia igienico-sanitaria nell'ambito della prevenzione, profilassi e gestione delle principali patologie infettive e infestive degli animali domestici.
Expected learning outcomes
Undefined
Course syllabus and organization

Single session

Responsible
Lesson period
First semester
ATTENDING STUDENTS
hygiene of livestock
Course syllabus
Lectures
Hygiene level of farms and its impact on the environment (6 hours)
Releavance of livestock health status in its economic and social repercussions (6 hours)
Scheduling of surveillance actions, control and prevention against infectious and contagious diseases (6 hours)
Aims and methods of application of hygienic self-control program in livestock (6 hours)
Techniques and technologies applied in the disinfection at farm level (4 hours)
Basic epidemiology concepts (4 hours)
Basic immunization concepts (4 hours)
Classification of animal diseases (4 hours)
Interaction between pathogen, host and environment (2 hours)
Reservoirs and sources of infection (2 hours)
Major infectious diseases in farm animals and zoonoses (4 hours)
The diseases subject to the control and eradication throughout the country (4 hours)
Prevention of major disease in companion animals (4 hours)

Practical activity
Organization and activities of a microbiological diagnostics laboratory (4 hours)
Analysis of cattle farm health data (4 hours)
Practical application of protocols for prevention of the main pathologies at farm level (8 hours)
Parassitogy
Course syllabus
Parasites, animal production and sustainable development (2 h)
Parasite-host-environment interactions -Farming systems and parasitological risk assessment (4 h)
Prevention and control of parasites of major zooeconomic and zoonosic importance:
-Protozoa (4h)
-Helminths (4h)
-Ectoparasites (2h)
NON-ATTENDING STUDENTS
hygiene of livestock
Course syllabus
The course program is the same as described for attending students
hygiene of livestock
VET/05 - INFECTIOUS DISEASES OF DOMESTIC ANIMALS - University credits: 8
Practicals: 16 hours
Lessons: 56 hours
Professor: Bronzo Valerio
Parassitogy
VET/06 - PARASITOLOGY AND ANIMAL PARASITIC DISEASES - University credits: 3
Practicals: 16 hours
Lessons: 16 hours
Professor: Ferrari Nicola
Professor(s)
Reception:
Friday 9-10 am
Remote on MS Teams platform