Study plan

1st year

1st semester – winter semester

Subject Lecture Practical Credits
(hours/week) (hours/week) (max. 30)
Animal Breeding 2 2* 6
Animal Nutrition 2 2* 6
Ecology 2 1* 5
Biology of Tissue and Organs 2 2* 5
Statistics and Informatics 1 2* 5
Special English I 0 2 2
Physical Education I 0 2 1
Total   5* 30



2nd semester – summer semester

Subject Lecture Practical Credits
(hours/week) (hours/week) (max. 30)
Ethology 2 1* 5
Welfare of Farm Animals 2 2* 6
Welfare, Stress, Pain, Suffering in Animals 2 0* 6
Ecology of Animal 2 1* 5
Laboratory Testing of Samples I - Biochemistry 2 2* 5
Special English II 0 2 2
Physical Education II 0 2 1
Total   5* 30

* finished with an exam


2nd year

3rd semester – winter semester

Subject Lecture Practical Credits
(hours/week) (hours/week) (max. 30)
Welfare od Dogs and Cynology 2 1* 6
Welfare of Cats and Pet Animals (Birds, Reptiles and Small Mammals) 2 0* 5
Welfare of Zoo Animals and Zoo Operation, Welfare of Abandoned Animals and Shelter Operation, Welfare of Circus Animals and Circus Opeartion 1 1* 4
Welfare of Horses and Horsemanship 2 1* 5
Laboratory Testing of Samples II - Haematology 1 2* 5
Bachelor Thesis I 1 6 5
Total   5* 30


4th semester – summer semester

Subject Lecture Practical Credits
(hours/week) (hours/week) (max. 30)
Welfare of Game Animals and Gamekeeping 2 1* 5
Welfare of Fish and Fishery, Welfare of Bees and Beekeeping 2 1* 5
Welfare of Experimental Animals and Animal Eperimentation 2 1* 6
Laboratory Testing of Samples III – Molecular Analysis 1 2* 5
Gamekeeping (compulsory elective subject No. 1)** 2 2* 2
Fishery (compulsory elective subject No. 2)** 1 1* 2
Beekeeping (compulsory elective subject No. 3)** 1 1* 2
Aquaristics (compulsory elective subject No. 4)** 1 1* 2
Welfare of Handicapped Animals (compulsory elective subject No. 5)** 1 1* 2
Animal Genetics (compulsory elective subject No. 6)** 2 0* 2
Farm Animal Handling (compulsory elective subject No. 7)** 0 2* 2
Radiobiology (compulsory elective subject No. 8)** 1 1* 2
Amateur Ornitology (compulsory elective subject No. 9)**  1  1* 2
Bachelor Thesis II 0 6 5
Total   6* 30

* finished with an exam
**Student will choose two of the compulsory elective subjects

3rd year

5th semester – winter semester

Subject Lecture Practical Credits
(hours/week) (hours/week) (max. 30)
Animal Obsterics and Reproduction 2 0* 5
Care of Injured Animals 2 0* 5
Infectious Diseases of Animals 2 0* 4
Animal Protection Laws 2 2* 6
Laboratory Testing of Samples IV – Instrumental Analysis 2 2* 5
Bachelor Thesis III 0 6 5
Total   5* 30


6th semester – summer semester

Subject Lecture Practical Credits
(hours/week) (hours/week) (max. 30)
Bachelor Thesis IV 0 16 13
Practise in Animal Protection and Welfare 0 4 5
CSE – Ethology 0 2*** 2
CSE – Animal Welfare 0 2*** 2
CSE – Animal Protection 0 2*** 2
CSE – Animal Protection Laws 0 2*** 2
 CSE – Laboratory Testing of Samples 0 1*** 2
Bachelor Thesis Defence 0   2
Total   1*** CSE 30

* finished with an exam
*** The common Compulsory State Exam from the subjects: Ethology, Animal Welfare, Animal Protection, Animal Protection Laws and Laboratory testing of Samples.