Wildlife management II

A.Y. 2020/2021
8
Max ECTS
112
Overall hours
SSD
AGR/17 AGR/19 VET/03 VET/05 VET/06 VET/07 VET/08 VET/09 VET/10
Language
Italian
Learning objectives
The teaching activity, divided in three modules, aims to develop the knowledge of the student in different aspects of the management and the conservation of free ranging wildlife populations. The three modules are addressed to: general principles of conservation genetics, basic knowledge for the demographic management of populations, contaminants of emerging concern and poisonings in wildlife. Class teaching, class exercises and field activities contribute to the learning objectives. 
Expected learning outcomes
Knowledge and understanding of some principles of wildlife management.  Applying genetic, management and toxicology knowledge to simple real and simulated cases.
Course syllabus and organization

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Lesson period
Second semester
Clinical Rotation
VET/03 - VETERINARY PATHOLOGY - University credits: 0
VET/05 - INFECTIOUS DISEASES OF DOMESTIC ANIMALS - University credits: 0
VET/06 - PARASITOLOGY AND ANIMAL PARASITIC DISEASES - University credits: 0
VET/08 - VETERINARY CLINICAL MEDICINE - University credits: 0
VET/09 - VETERINARY CLINICAL SURGERY - University credits: 0
VET/10 - VETERINARY CLINICAL OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY - University credits: 0
Practicals: 64 hours
Conservation principles
AGR/17 - LIVESTOCK SYSTEMS, ANIMAL BREEDING AND GENETICS - University credits: 2
Lessons: 16 hours
Professor: Gandini Gustavo
Contaminants and toxicological effects in wildlife
VET/07 - VETERINARY PHARMACOLOGY AND TOXICOLOGY - University credits: 1
Practicals: 16 hours
Professor: Caloni Francesca
Principles of wildlife management
AGR/19 - ANIMAL SCIENCE - University credits: 1
Practicals: 16 hours
Professor: Mattiello Silvana