Courses of Study 2021-2022 
    
    Oct 21, 2021  
Courses of Study 2021-2022
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ANSC 3100 - Introduction to Animal Welfare


     
Fall. 2 credits. Letter grades only.

Prerequisite: BIOAP 1100  or equivalent.

D. Cherney, J. Regenstein.

Animal welfare issues are discussed, mainly for farm animals, but companion animals are also considered. Both animal specific and general areas of animal welfare are discussed.

Outcome 1: Students will be able to stand up in public and describe the pros and cons of animal systems in rational scientific fashion.

Outcome 2: Students will be able to decide what standards a food company purchasing animal agricultural inputs might apply to their purchasing. (Is McDonald’s justified in purchasing cage free eggs?)

Outcome 3: Students will be able to determine what is an animal welfare issue based on scientific grounds.



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