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Biometrical genetics

Credit Hours : 3

General Objective:

Students completing this course should understand application of quantitative genetic in plant breeding. 

 

References

1-      Mather, K.  and Jinks, J. L. 1982. (3ed). Biometrical Genetics. Cambridge university press.

2-      Kearsy, M. J. and Pooni, H.S. 1996. The genetic analysis of quantitative traits. Chapman and hall, UK.

3-      Wrick, G. and Weber, W. E. 1986. Quantitative genetic and selection in plant breeding. Walter de Gruyter & Co., Berlin.

4-      Hallauer, A. R., and Miranda, J. B. 1987. Quantitative genetics in maize breeding. Iowa state university press.

5-      Hallauer, A. R., Carena, M. J and Miranda, J. B. 2010. Quantitative genetics in maize breeding. Iowa state university press.

Prerequisites: 

An introduction to quantitative genetic

Grading Policy: 

Homework (25%)  

Mid-term (25%) 

Final Exam/Projects (50%)

Time: 

Mon 13:30 - 15:30

Term: 
2014
Grade: 
Graduate