ANSC 2300

ANSC 2300

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2020-2021. Courses of Study 2021-2022 is scheduled to publish by July 1.

An introduction to the behavior of domestic mammals and how behavior relates to management and welfare. Course explores both normal and abnormal behavior of farm and companion animal species. Some discussion of how these behaviors relate to animal welfare is involved but behavior, its development, and it purpose within and across species, is the main focus.

When Offered Fall.

Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: BIOAP 1100 or permission of instructor.

  • Summarize and compare categories of behavior (e.g. maternal behavior) between species, noting similarities and differences as well as proposing potential costs and benefits of the behavior(s).
  • Recognize and define "problem behaviors" and suggest potential causes and solutions for the behavior.
  • Articulate general concepts related to mammalian behavior and the study of mammalian behavior.
  • Critically evaluate peer-reviewed scientific articles by effectively reading, understanding, and analyzing the authors' findings and conclusions.

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Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  • 17087ANSC 2300  LEC 001

    • MWTo Be Assigned
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Goodale, L

  • Instruction Mode: Planned for In Person
    Prerequisite: BIOAP 1100 or permission of instructor.