College of Agriculture
  • Animal Resources Department
  • The Department of Animal Resource established with the establishment of the College of Agriculture 1996.

    The teaching staffs who are manly holders of PhD. (15) and M.Sc. (41) Degree are specialized and have very good experience in the different animal resource field (Poultry, Cattle, Sheep and Goats).

    Since year 2000 until now number of post graduate students (High Diploma, M.Sc. and PhD.) has graduated in different specialization. 

    The Department-labs are equipped with scientific equipments which are: Nutrition lab, Physiology lab, Poultry lab, Microbiology lab, and Hatchery lab.

    Animal Farm has established in Grda-Rasha district which contains three Poultry Halls, Cattle barn and Sheep and Goats which are used for practical lessons and to carry out scientific research. 

     Annual and Quarterly Academic Curriculm of the department 

    First Year\ Full semester 

     

    Code

    Module

    Units 

    ا H ours/Week

     

     

     Notes 

     

    Lecture

    Lab

    Tutorial

    ARA101

    Information Technology

    4

    1

    2

    -

     

    ARA102

    English  language

    6

    2

    2

    -

     

    ARA103

     Kurdology

    4

    2

    -

    -

     

    ARA104

    Academic Debate

    4

    1

    2

    -

     

    ARA105

    Zoology + P.Animal Production

    6

    2

    3

    -

     

    ARA106

    General Chemistry + Analytical  Chemistry

    6

    2

    3

    -

     

    ARA107

    Engineering drawing +  Surveying

    6

    2

    3

    -

     

    ARA108

    Principle of Field Crop+pasture

    6

    2

    3

    -

     

    Total

    42

    14

    17

    -

     

     Second Year

     

    First semester 

     

    Code

    Module

    Units 

    Hours/Week

    Notes 

    Lecture

    Lab

    Tutorial

    ARA201

    Animal Ecology

    3

    2

    3

    -

     

    ARA202

    Principle of Food Technology

    3

    2

    3

    -

     

    ARA203

    Turkey &  Water fowl Production

    3

    2

    3

    -

     

    ARA204

    Principle of Microbiology

    3

    2

    3

    -

     

    ARA205

    Principle of Agriculture Economic

    2

    2

    -

    -

     

    ARA206

    Organic chemistry

    3

    2

    3

    -

     

    Total

    17

    12

    15

    -

     

     Secondsemester

    Code

    Module

    Units 

     Hours/Week

    Notes 

    Lecture

    Lab

    Tutorial

    ARA210

    Biostatistics

    3

    2

    3

    -

     

    ARA211

    Animal Genetic

    3

    2

    3

    -

     

    ARA212

    Animal hygiene

    3

    2

    3

    -

     

    ARA213

     P. Dairy Production

    3

    2

    3

    -

     

    ARA214

    Ichthyolgy

    3

    2

    3

    -

     

    ARA215

    Bio - Chemistry

    3

    2

    3

    -

     

    Total

    18

    12

    18

    -

     

     Third Year

    First semester

    Code

    Module

    Units 

     Hours/Week

    Notes 

    Lecture

    Lab

    Tutorial

    ARA301

    Animal physiology

    3

    2

    3

    -

     

    ARA302

    Feed and feeding

    3

    2

    3

    -

     

    ARA303

    Management of Hatchery

    3

    2

    3

    -

     

    ARA304

    Experimental Designs

    3

    2

    3

    -

     

    ARA305

    Principle Agriculture Extension

    3

    2

    3

    -

     

    ARA306

    Animal Farm Machinery

    3

    2

    3

    -

     

    Total

    18

    12

    18

    -

     

     Second semester

    Code

    Module

    Units 

     Hours/Week

    Notes 

    Lecture

    Lab

    Tutorial

    ARA310

    Avian Physiology

    3

    2

    3

    -

     

    ARA311

    Animal Breeding

    3

    2

    3

    -

     

    ARA312

    Animal Diseases

    3

    2

    3

    -

     

    ARA313

    Ruminant Nutrition

    3

    2

    3

    -

     

    ARA314

    Physiology of Rep.& A.I

    3

    2

    3

    -

     

    ARA315

    Poultry Management

    3

    2

    3

    -

     

    ARA316

    Summer training

    1

    -

    3

    -

     

    Total

    19

    12

    21

    -

     

     Fourth Year

    First semester

    Code

    Module

    Units

     Hours/Week

    Notes 

    Lecture

    Lab

    Tutorial

    ARA401

    Sheep and goat production

    3

    2

    3

    -

     

    ARA402

    Poultry Nutrition

    3

    2

    3

    -

     

    ARA403

    Beef cattle production

    3

    2

    3

    -

     

    ARA404

    Economics of Animal production

    2

    2

    -

    -

     

    ARA405

    Research  project

    2

    1

    2

    -

     

    ARA406

    Poultry breeding

    3

    2

    3

    -

     

    ARA407

    Farm managment

    2

    2

    -

    -

     

    AAR408

    Elective

    2

    2

    -

    -

     

    Total

    20

    15

    14

    -

     

     Second semester

    Code

    Module

     

    Units

    Hours/Week

    Notes 

    Lecture

    Lab

    Tutorial

    ARA410

    Dairy Cattle Production

    3

    2

    3

    -

     

    ARA411

    Animal Biotechnology

    3

    2

    3

    -

     

    ARA412

    Meat Technology

    3

    2

    3

    -

     

    ARA413

    Animal Fibers

    3

    2

    3

    -

     

    ARA414

    Poultry Production and Technology

    3

    2

    3

    -

     

    ARA415

    Poultry Diseases

    3

    2

    3

     

    ARA417

    Research  project

    2

    1

    2

    -

     

    AAR418

    Elective

    2

    2

    -

    -

     

    Total

    22

    15

    20

    -