957321 Plant breeding - principles and methods - practical exercises
- Exercise and field trip
- Semester hours
- Lecturer (assistant)
- Steiner, Barbara , Grausgruber, Heinrich , Michel, Sebastian
- Offered in
- Wintersemester 2018/19
- Languages of instruction
Principles of sexual reproduction of plants; selection methods - inheritance and segregation of traits; Hardy-Weinberg equilibrium; phenotype vs genotype - calculation of heritability; test crosses and combining ability; genotype by enviroment interaction and calculation of stability parameters;
Biotechnology in plant breeding: molecular marker, genetic mapping, excursions to Prof. Buerstmayrs lab at IFA-Tulln and Prof. Stoegers lab at DAGZ Muthgasse.
- Previous knowledge expected
- Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)
Deepening of the content of the accompanying lecture with practical exercises
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.