ans33842011sp - 1 COURSE SYLLABUS - ANS 3384 GENETIC...

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1 COURSE SYLLABUS - ANS 3384 GENETIC IMPROVEMENT OF FARM ANIMALS DEPARTMENT OF ANIMAL SCIENCES UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA CREDIT HOURS : 3 INSTRUCTOR : Dr. Tim Olson, 202B Animal Science Building taolson@ufl.edu Phone Nos. (352)-392-2367 (office); (386)-418-4386 (home) Office Hours: I am generally available except from 11:30AM to 2:00 PM daily, Wednesday afternoons and 4-5 PM on Thursdays. Please call or e-mail for an appointment if possible. DEPARTMENT CHAIR : Dr. Geoff Dahl , 392-1981, Room 100 - Building 499 COURSE DESCRIPTION : Basic principles of Mendelian and quantitative genetics as they apply to the improvement of farm animals. Selection, inbreeding, crossbreeding and their application to the improvement of beef cattle, dairy cattle, swine, horses and poultry as well as the genetic control of coloration and defects in cattle and horses are included. TEXT: No text is required. Numerous handouts will be given out or available on the website throughout the course of the semester. Tests will include only information from the lectures, problem sets and handouts, however, the text should be helpful to those wanting greater information and/or an alternative presentation of the course material. COURSE OBJECTIVES
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