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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 Jane M M

15 de mar. de 2017

The subject we fascinating and was presented to me in a very willing, patient and kind woman.


1 de jul. de 2019

Chicken Behaviour and Welfare was excellent and I learned a lot, thank you very, very much!!


15 de oct. de 2018

I have what I needed to know now but I need the link to pay for this certificate or account

por Fiona B

23 de jul. de 2017

Very good and informative. I would recommend this for anyone with an interest in chickens.

por alan

26 de ene. de 2018

Excellent introduction, factual and informative. Very helpful for the lifestyle hobbyist.

por Juan J S B

27 de nov. de 2017

Un curso magnífico tanto para los que crían para autoconsumo, como para los profesionales.

por Georgina W

8 de may. de 2021

Excellent course. Easy to stop and start and great review tests at the end of each week

por Mehmet U

22 de jul. de 2020

Excellent training and always gives you a chance to learn something new about chickens.

por Muhammad A K

5 de jun. de 2021

An excellent course which increases the knowledge bank regarding the poultry, one has.

por Enrique G C

23 de dic. de 2020

Gracias a este curso pude ampliar mas mi conocimiento sobre la cría de aves de corral.

por Gipsi T

4 de sep. de 2018

Great course for increasing awareness of a bird that is so useful to much of humanity.

por Zego

14 de nov. de 2017

so great and useful knowledge. this is the second time that i have learnt this course.

por Gary L

26 de abr. de 2022

I learned a lot from this course all what I learned is so helpful for my current job

por Risa U

22 de ago. de 2020

Very interesting course, i love the module, the lecturer and the material....Great !!

por Sourav M S

13 de may. de 2020

it was a very nice experience for me... i learnt a lot of thing, thank you very much.

por Solangie T

20 de feb. de 2022

Nice course! Would recommend it to anyone interested in poultry and its management.

por Huzefa A D M F

17 de may. de 2020

I Really Appreciate Their Beneficial knowledge For Understanding Poultry Behaviour.

por rony p r

18 de jul. de 2017

i have learned basics and important details regarding chicken behaviour and welfare

por 1821023

24 de dic. de 2019

Very informative and interesting course. I am so glad that I enrolled this course.

por Mary T

27 de ene. de 2022

I thought I knew a lot about chickens until I took this course. Very informative!

por Nahid N

29 de ago. de 2022

This course was very useful for improving my knowledge. Thank you to the coaches

por Emmanouela G

9 de dic. de 2020

Nice good developed and easy to learn even if english is not your first language

por todd s

8 de jun. de 2020

Great introduction to welfare issues and standards in current poultry practices.

por Darcey B

22 de oct. de 2017

Thank you for this course. Covered important parts of chicken raising and care.

por Amara i

9 de feb. de 2021

This course is amazing and helpful to know about chiken behaviors and welfare.