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This course explains the general principles of chicken behaviour and welfare, and the behavioural and physiological indicators that can be used to assess welfare in chickens kept in hobby flocks through to commercial farms. The focus is primarily on laying hens and meat chickens (broilers) although many of the principles are relevant to other types of poultry. The course is likely to be of interest to people who own chickens as pets or keep a small hobby flock, commercial egg and chicken meat producers, veterinarians and vet nurses. Learning Objectives: at the end of this course, you will be able to - - Describe avian sensory perception and motivation - Explain the main behaviour patterns of poultry - Define welfare and explain the bases of welfare standards - Assess chicken welfare, using behavioural and physiological means - Understand common welfare problems of chickens This course is taught by staff from Scotland's Rural College (SRUC), University of Glasgow, and St David's Poultry Team. You can follow us on Twitter! #chickenmooc © University of Edinburgh and Scotland's Rural College 2016 CC BY...

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30 de jul. de 2021

Thank you very much to the instructor at Duke University. This course has taught me a great deal of information. Things that I never knew before, it was interesting and rewarding. Thank you very much.


30 de jul. de 2019

Great information about chickens' instinctive behaviors and the advantages and disadvantages of various means of caring for them. I learned a lot about the various systems used throughout the world.

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por Adam L

8 de feb. de 2018

Fascinating and very informative. I enjoyed it!

por Kelli S

11 de sep. de 2016

This class helped me understand chickens better.

por Jessica G

6 de oct. de 2022

This was a great course. Even for beginners.

por Aji G

26 de oct. de 2020

Thank you for the insight. very good knowladge

por Rad K

4 de sep. de 2020

Well prepared and really interesting course.

por Suzy C

26 de may. de 2017

Some very useful info for my backyard flock.

por Vong T A

30 de oct. de 2022

Very informative course on a general level


11 de ago. de 2020

Great course learnt a lot from this course

por Jess

13 de ene. de 2021

This course was interesting and engaging!

por Anna A

2 de may. de 2017

Very interesting and nice, but too short!

por Scarlet C

25 de feb. de 2017

I love this course! So super informative.

por Tyler F

13 de ago. de 2019

Great overall introductory information.

por Lucrecia M

14 de dic. de 2017

Excellent information and very dynamic.

por Emma B

20 de may. de 2020

Very comprehensive and evidence-based!

por nichola w

10 de may. de 2020

great course, learned a lot. thank you

por Sandie A G

13 de nov. de 2020

Enjoyed it except the slaughter but x

por Haris R

26 de abr. de 2020

highly recommended for poultry lovers

por Sue N

28 de nov. de 2021

Interesting and informative course.

por nada

15 de jul. de 2020

Very good information in this course

por David B J

7 de sep. de 2016

exelente curso muy practico y ameno

por Marcin s

11 de jul. de 2020

Very comprehensive and interactive

por Jan V

21 de may. de 2021

Great Course really learned a lot

por Mohsin R

3 de mar. de 2021

It is very helpful in my studies.