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AGR1101 Animal Health, Welfare and Behaviour

Short Description: Animal Health, Wel & Behaviour
Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences
School or Department : School of Sciences
Student contribution band : Band 2
ASCED code : 050105 - Animal Husbandry
Grading basis : Graded
Version produced : 28 January 2020

Synopsis

This course examines key aspects of livestock health, welfare & behaviour in light of their impacts on productivity, product quality, farm safety and animal ethics. Historical and current approaches to animal welfare are evaluated. The impacts of farming environments on animal stress are considered. The diagnosis and control of diseases in livestock and wild animals are explored in detail.

This course contains a highly recommended residential school for both external and on-campus students.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2020 External
Semester 1, 2020 On-campus Toowoomba