ANSC 2120

ANSC 2120

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2023-2024.

Introduction to animal nutrition, including digestive physiology and metabolism of domestic animals and other species, nutrient properties and requirements for different aspects of animal production and performance, and principles of feed evaluation and ration formulation. Laboratory classes include gastrointestinal tract dissections and nutritional experiments performed on laboratory or farm animal species.

When Offered Fall.

Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: CHEM 1560 or equivalent.

Distribution Category (OPHLS-AG)

Comments Recommended prerequisite: BIOAP 1100.

  • Explain the principles of mammalian nutrition, including digestive physiology and metabolism.
  • Determine basic nutrient requirements of livestock and other animal species, and how to meet those needs.
  • Conduct animal nutritional experiments, collect and analyze data, and present results in oral and written formats.

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  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one laboratory.

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  1011 ANSC 2120   LEC 001

    • MWF Morrison Hall 146
    • Aug 21 - Dec 4, 2023
    • Cherney, D

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Prerequisite: CHEM 1560 or equivalent. Recommended prerequisite: BIOAP 1100.

  •  1012 ANSC 2120   LAB 402

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  •  1013 ANSC 2120   LAB 403

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  •  1014 ANSC 2120   LAB 404

  • Instruction Mode: In Person