Animal Welfare and Environmental Physiology

This module aims to provide students knowledge on the importance of considering animal welfare in order to maintain health and productivity, and also to avoid unnecessary suffering of animals under any kind of environment. It also provides the students understanding of the physiological mechanisms that animals use to cope with both typical and more extreme environmental challenges. The module will also provide a deeper understanding of the effect of environment on the physiology and performance of animals in order to devise ways to prevent or alleviate stress.
Course Number: BAWP301
Units: 3.0