14D2I22 - Comparative anatomy of farm animals, mammals and poultry

Course specification
Course titleComparative anatomy of farm animals, mammals and poultry
Type of studyPhD academic studies
Lecturer (for classes)
  1. prof. dr Verica Mrvić
  2. prof. dr Miloš Blagojević
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
    Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
      ConditionEnrolled in the semester of the subject.
      The goalTo extend the knoqledge acquired in graduate studies; to master the technique of preparation, injection and fabrication of anatomical preparations.
      The outcomeStudent should be familiar with latin terms for organs and systems of organs in the curriculum, normal macroscopic structure of organs and systems of organs, to understend their position and spatial relations in certain species of domestic animals, mammals and birds and to comparatively reckognize them.
      Contents of lecturesBone forming and development, bone structure, connections, joints and ligaments. Structure, vascularization and invervation of muscles; heart, arteries, veins, bloodline. Morphology, topograhpy, vascularization of endocrinal glands, skin and its derivatives. Nervous system. Topography of limbs, head, nech, organs of the chest, abdominal and pelvic cavity of domestic animals.
      Contents of exercisesDissection of specimen.
      1. Atlas of comparative anatomy of domestic animals, prof Verica Mrvic DVM, PhD, Belgrade 2006
      2. Baum H, Ellenberger W, 1974, Handbuch der vergleichenden Anatomie der Haustiere. 18 Auflage, Springer-Verlag, Berlin, (Original title)
      3. Nickel R, Schummer A, Seiferle E, 1981, The anatomy of the Domestic Animals, The Circulatory System, the Skin and the Cutaneous Organs of the Domestic Mammals, Vol. 3, Verlag Paul Parey, Berlin, Hamburg (Original title)
      4. Sisson and Grossman's, 1975, The Anatomy of the Domestic Animals, W.B. Saunders company, Philadelphia-London-Toronto (Original title)
      5. Rebesko B, Rigler L, Zobundžija M, Janković Ž, 1986, Slikovni priročnik anatomije domaćih živali, Državna založba Slovenije, Ljubljana-Zagreb-Beograd (Original title)
      Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
      LecturesExercisesOTCStudy and ResearchOther classes
      Methods of teachingTheoretical classes followed by practical work as basis for the term paper.
      Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
      Pre obligationsPointsFinal examPoints
      Activites during lectures5Test paper70
      Practical lessons5Oral examination0