Course Code: VET418

Course Title : Animal Behaviour and Welfare

Weekly Teaching Hours: (2-0)

Course Description : Animal welfare has been described as a complex, multi-faceted public policy issue which includes important scientific, ethical, and other dimensions. Improving our understanding of animal welfare, involves the fascinating study of animal behavior as well as the challenge of accessing the emotions of animals.

Recommended Textbook(s) and Supplementary Books:

  • Animal Behaviour, Michael D. Breed., Janice Moore, AP.

Course Assessment:

  • Class Participation 10%,

  • Mid-term Examination 30%,

  • Assignments 10%,

  • Final Examination 50%,

Attendance 95%compulsory.