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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 Aleksandra K

5 de may. de 2020

Very educational and interesting.

por Priyanka F P

14 de abr. de 2019

Excellent technical information!

por M. C

27 de jun. de 2018

An extremely informative course!

por Muhammad A Z

22 de ago. de 2020

Informative and well organized


7 de ago. de 2020

it is very informative for me.

por Xiaohui D

18 de may. de 2022


por Etta D

16 de ago. de 2017

Very helpful and interesting!

por Jamie H

20 de feb. de 2017

Very thorough. Learned a lot.


7 de nov. de 2021

Curso de excelente qualidade

por Claudia L

19 de nov. de 2020

Very useful and informative.

por Jesus p

12 de may. de 2020

Learned a lot about chickens

por Joao L W

11 de jun. de 2017

Very educational and honest.

por Mary L B

23 de sep. de 2016

I learned a lot! Thank you.

por Colin F

17 de mar. de 2021

Excellent. I learned a lot

por Juandy B

8 de jul. de 2017

Very informative I like it

por Tahir H

29 de feb. de 2020

Good information provided

por I. S

11 de ago. de 2020

It was very informative!

por Joseph N

27 de nov. de 2022

Very interesting course

por Christina S

28 de sep. de 2020

Great course, loved it!

por Winston A W

22 de nov. de 2020

Excellent, thank you.

por Muhammad B c

29 de nov. de 2018

very informative.....

por Salman M

5 de jun. de 2020

Very good experience

por Patricia P

6 de ago. de 2019

So very informative!

por Camilo V

19 de may. de 2022