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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 Saira T

11 de jul. de 2018

Excellent course. Course video's and reading information was very interesting.

por Maia R

17 de jun. de 2017

Very informative and accessible. This course is a must for all chicken-lovers.

por A V

3 de nov. de 2020

Curso completo! Aprendí demasiado; temas actuales, interesantes y necesarios.


8 de feb. de 2022

Es un curso muy completo y una herramienta muy útil para adentrarse al tema.

por Ruan P G C

26 de ago. de 2020

Awesome course that will help me a lot in my future career as a Veterinarian

por Samantha N

16 de mar. de 2021

I learned so much from this course! My backyard flock will benefit so much!

por Ruth S

27 de dic. de 2020

Absolutely fantastic. Highly informative. Great layout. Loved it. Thank you

por Ana M C M

19 de may. de 2020

It's an excellent introduction to those who want to start raising chickens.

por Yusayrah I

3 de sep. de 2022

A helpful guide to chicken behaviour written in a detailed yet simple way.

por Tanna K

25 de nov. de 2021

Loved this course! I learned much more than I thought I would. Thank you!

por Fresia E M F

4 de feb. de 2021

Muchas gracias, he aprendido mucho sobre gallinas ponedoras y su cuidado.

por Savannah J

17 de abr. de 2020

I thought this course was wonderful! Thank you for having this available.

por Damilola O

3 de sep. de 2020

The course was thoroughly thought. It was very educative and interested.

por Percy J M Q

2 de jul. de 2020

Increíble. He aprendido demasiadas consideraciones a tener en el negocio

por crystal m

9 de abr. de 2020

Learned a lot about chickens that I never knew. Very interesting course.

por Sarah L

11 de may. de 2018

Really interesting. I learnt a lot which I can use with my own chickens.

por Míriam M

10 de abr. de 2018

Very well explained with comprehensive videos to show how the system is.

por Katharina H

7 de may. de 2017

Great for everyone who is interested in chickens or has to do with them!

por Whitney J

22 de nov. de 2020

Very good videos and easy to follow information - do another, please!

por Kristo R

26 de jun. de 2016

Interesting and not too difficult for a complete novice of the topic.

por Sony R

15 de may. de 2022

Really informative course on chicken behaviour and chain production.

por Elizabeth L

22 de ago. de 2020

I loved this course! I learned quite a lot and enjoyed the process.

por Wailani S

26 de dic. de 2021

Great course. I learned so much about chicken behavior and welfare.

por Suzanne C

12 de abr. de 2021

Very well presented with good assessment and resources. Thank you.

por Kimberly S

19 de ene. de 2021

I learned alot and really enjoyed the instructor's teaching method.