The main goals of the course are to provide the essential knowledge of animal welfare concept and the animal husbandry techniques that are able to respect physiological demands and behaviour, and of the meaning of sustainable breeding associated to the main techniques necessary for an environmentally friendly animal husbandry.
Expected learning outcomes
The course will provide the students with the necessary skills to evaluate and recognize, through scientific methods, the application of guidelines regarding animal welfare, and to evaluate the sustainability of animal production.
Lesson period: First semester
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