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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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2 de may. de 2020


por Hossam H A

2 de jul. de 2017

Very interesting course, I have learned a lot about poultry

por Shafi V

16 de ago. de 2020

Excellent lectures and video classes . thank you so much .

por Amberley N

12 de mar. de 2020

Good topics. Important knowledge. And wonderful teachers.

por Jennifer R

15 de nov. de 2020

I loved this course! Thank you. I learned so very much!

por Keri M

27 de may. de 2020

A brilliant overview of the poultry industry! Thank you!

por Micheal O

18 de jul. de 2017

This is one of the best course i have ever taken online.

por Andy P

23 de feb. de 2021

very informative can do all the course at your own pace

por Amelia L

19 de ene. de 2017

Great practical short course, am very glad I took it!


26 de nov. de 2021


por Sarah T

31 de oct. de 2019

This was a great course. thank you. I learned a lot.

por Savannah C

17 de oct. de 2016

Really great! (if you want to learn about chickens:)

por Emma L

6 de nov. de 2020

Informative for a first time backyard chicken owner

por María B G

12 de jul. de 2020

I've learnt a lot!And I've enjoyed it very much. :)

por Anastasiia G

28 de abr. de 2020

Beautifully presented! A wonderful way of teaching.

por Susan E

26 de mar. de 2019

Excellent course, very informative & well presented


7 de nov. de 2018

so informative course for me as a pakistani student

por Janelle

2 de ago. de 2017

Excellent! Informative, interesting, and impartial!

por Hilary T

24 de jul. de 2016

Clear, concise and comprehensive. Brilliant course.

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 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.


11 de ago. de 2020

Great course learnt a lot from this course