Information Package / Course Catalogue
Training of Dogs
Course Code: BKY252
Course Type: Non Departmental Elective
Couse Group: Short Cycle (Associate's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 2
Prt.: 0
Credit: 2
Lab: 0
ECTS: 2
Objectives of the Course

Choosing the appropriate breed of dog during breeding, the subtleties of dog training, social, sexual, elimination, etc. To learn the behaviors of the dog and to determine the appropriate training approach, to determine the commands and auxiliary equipment to be used in dog basic training.

Course Content

Dog breeds and characters, determination of the dog to be trained, training types, basic obedience training and practices.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1.Introduction of major breeds of dogs seen on Turkey and the world.
2.To learn the sensory and physical characteristics of dogs
3.Gaining the love of dog, selecting the appropriate dog breed in accordance with the principles and arranging the breeding environments in parallel.
4.Recognition of tools and equipment used in dog training.
5.Learning the application of basic training commands
Recommended or Required Reading
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Sensory and Motor Capacities
Week 2 - Theoretical
Eliminative Behaviors
Week 3 - Theoretical
Sexual Behaviors
Week 4 - Theoretical
Maternity and Birth Behavior
Week 5 - Theoretical
Social System in Dogs
Week 6 - Theoretical
The main breeds of dogs seen in Turkey and the World
Week 7 - Theoretical
The main breeds of dogs seen in Turkey and the World
Week 8 - Theoretical
Midterm Exam
Week 9 - Theoretical
The main breeds of dogs seen in Turkey and the World
Week 10 - Theoretical
The main breeds of dogs seen in Turkey and the World
Week 11 - Theoretical
The main breeds of dogs seen in Turkey and the World
Week 12 - Theoretical
Dog Training and Grooming
Week 13 - Theoretical
Dog Training and Grooming
Week 14 - Theoretical
Basic training
Week 15 - Theoretical
Basic training
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory140228
Midterm Examination19110
Final Examination111112
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)50
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Adnan Menderes University - Information Package / Course Catalogue