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Inglés (English)

Subtítulos: Inglés (English), Italiano, Español (Spanish), Francés (French)
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  • Biologists
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Los estudiantes que toman este Course son
  • Paramedics
  • Receptionists
  • Biologists
  • Retailers
  • Project Coordinators

100 % en línea

Comienza de inmediato y aprende a tu propio ritmo.

Fechas límite flexibles

Restablece las fechas límite en función de tus horarios.

Aprox. 9 horas para completar

Sugerido: 1-3 hours/week...

Inglés (English)

Subtítulos: Inglés (English), Italiano, Español (Spanish), Francés (French)

Programa - Qué aprenderás en este curso

Semana
1
1 hora para completar

Introduction to the Course

3 videos (Total 12 minutos), 5 lecturas
3 videos
Introduction to the MOOC Team3m
Rules of Engagement6m
5 lecturas
How To Use This Course10m
Course Syllabus10m
Statement of Ethics10m
Course Team10m
Frequently Asked Questions10m
Semana
2
1 hora para completar

What is Animal Welfare and Why Does it Matter?

5 videos (Total 26 minutos), 2 lecturas, 1 cuestionario
5 videos
What Is Animal Welfare?5m
The Five Freedoms2m
How a Scientific Approach Has Helped Improve the Welfare of Animals: Interview With Professor Lawrence4m
Animal Welfare and Cultural Differences: Interview With Dr MacKay3m
2 lecturas
About this Module10m
Accompanying Material10m
1 ejercicio de práctica
Module 2 - What Is Animal Welfare and Why Does It Matter?26m
Semana
3
2 horas para completar

What We Can Measure We Can Manage

6 videos (Total 49 minutos), 2 lecturas, 1 cuestionario
6 videos
Using An Animal's Behaviour to Assess Welfare9m
Physiological Measures of Animal Welfare9m
New Developments in Animal Welfare 8m
The Impact of Early Life Events on Stress Responsiveness in Animals: Interview with Professor Cathy Dwyer6m
Using Animal Body Language as a Measure of Subjective Experience: Interview with Dr Francoise Wemelsfelder8m
2 lecturas
About This Module10m
Accompanying Materials10m
1 ejercicio de práctica
Module 3 - What We Can Measure We Can Manage32m
Semana
4
2 horas para completar

The Truth About Dogs and Cats

12 videos (Total 70 minutos), 2 lecturas, 1 cuestionario
12 videos
Street Cats and Dogs4m
Shelter Cats and Dogs7m
Dog Aggression7m
The Alpha Dog5m
Cat Genetics: Interview With Professor Gunn-Moore9m
Dogs and Their Needs in the Shelter: Interview with Emma-Louise Livingston3m
Dog Genetics: Interview with Dr. Rowena Packer3m
Cats Independent Dependents: Interview with Wendy Johnston 4m
Can We Farm Dogs and Cats Humanely?: Interview With Heather Bacon2m
Rabbits, More Complex Than You Think: Interview With Guen Bradbury5m
Horses Under Pressure: Interview with Gemma Pearson3m
2 lecturas
About this Module10m
Accompanying Materials10m
1 ejercicio de práctica
Module 4 - The Truth About Dogs and Cats28m
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por SKSep 12th 2019

A Really great course which is interesting, informative and well executed. The video lectures were top notch and the visuals always suited the narration. Great work by the team behind this course.

por LANov 27th 2015

Fantastic course, well presented. Easy to take at your own pace, videos allow you to pause and rewind learning at any point.\n\nExcellent content, with knowledgeable presenters. Highly recommend

Instructores

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Professor Nat Waran

Professor of One Welfare
Eastern Institute of Technology, Napier, Hawkes Bay, New Zealand.
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Dr Fritha Langford

Scotland's Rural College (SRUC)
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Dr Heather Bacon

Veterinary welfare edcuation and outreach
Jeanne Marchig International Centre of Animal Welfare Education
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Miss Hayley Walters, RVN

Welfare and Anaesthesia
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Dr Jill MacKay

Animal Behaviour and Welfare Researcher
Animal Behaviour and Welfare Team, SRUC

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