Last modified: 22 May 2019 17:07
Site visits, lecturer and self-directed study provide a framework for building and synthesizing knowledge of the scientific of animal welfare.
Student-led activities promote the development of transferable skills such as time management, project planning and reporting.
|Session||First Sub Session||Credit Points||15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)|
|Campus||Old Aberdeen||Sustained Study||No|
This course allows students to build on the knowledge gained in ZO3309 Animal Management and Welfare. The course is student-led, the main assessment being an individual project where topic and assessment vehicle are defined by each student. A range of pertinent topics will be covered in class sessions making use of site visits and guest lecturers as appropriate.
The aim of this module is to provide students with an opportunity to synthesize knowledge from various areas of animal science/zoology with a focus on animal werfare, and to develop skills and confidence in defining their own learning priorities for professional development.
The specific learning objectives include:
The course will run during weeks 7-17 in Thread 2
Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.
Design Project: Individual (70%), Engagement in class and field activities (30%)
There are no assessments for this course.
Class and field activities: oral feedback will be provided in class, individual written feedback will be provided twice during the semester
Report: formative feedback throughout course, individual written feedback on draft and final report
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