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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. This is the On-Demand version of this course, which means you can start the course at any time and work through the course materials at your own pace. The materials and quizzes will always be available to you. You can come and talk about the course on Twitter using the hashtag #EdAniWelf...
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完成时间大约为8 小时
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Introduction to the Course

In this module we'll tell you who we are, what this course is about, how you can use this course to learn more about animal behaviour and welfare, and how you can earn a certificate....
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3 个视频(共 12 分钟), 5 个阅读材料
Video3 个视频
Welcome1分钟
Introduction to the MOOC Team3分钟
Rules of Engagement6分钟
Reading5 个阅读材料
How To Use This Course10分钟
Course Syllabus10分钟
Statement of Ethics10分钟
Course Team10分钟
Frequently Asked Questions10分钟

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What is Animal Welfare and Why Does it Matter?

Introduction, History and Concepts of Animal Welfare ...
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5 个视频(共 26 分钟), 2 个阅读材料, 1 个测验
Video5 个视频
What Is Animal Welfare?5分钟
The Five Freedoms2分钟
How a Scientific Approach Has Helped Improve the Welfare of Animals: Interview With Professor Lawrence4分钟
Animal Welfare and Cultural Differences: Interview With Dr MacKay3分钟
Reading2 个阅读材料
About this Module10分钟
Accompanying Material10分钟
Quiz1 个练习
Module 2 - What Is Animal Welfare and Why Does It Matter?26分钟

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What We Can Measure We Can Manage

Animal Behaviour and Animal Welfare Assessment...
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6 个视频(共 49 分钟), 2 个阅读材料, 1 个测验
Video6 个视频
Using An Animal's Behaviour to Assess Welfare9分钟
Physiological Measures of Animal Welfare9分钟
New Developments in Animal Welfare 8分钟
The Impact of Early Life Events on Stress Responsiveness in Animals: Interview with Professor Cathy Dwyer6分钟
Using Animal Body Language as a Measure of Subjective Experience: Interview with Dr Francoise Wemelsfelder8分钟
Reading2 个阅读材料
About This Module10分钟
Accompanying Materials10分钟
Quiz1 个练习
Module 3 - What We Can Measure We Can Manage32分钟

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The Truth About Dogs and Cats

Practical Animal Welfare: Companion Animal Welfare ...
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12 个视频(共 70 分钟), 2 个阅读材料, 1 个测验
Video12 个视频
Street Cats and Dogs4分钟
Shelter Cats and Dogs7分钟
Dog Aggression7分钟
The Alpha Dog5分钟
Cat Genetics: Interview With Professor Gunn-Moore9分钟
Dogs and Their Needs in the Shelter: Interview with Emma-Louise Livingston3分钟
Dog Genetics: Interview with Dr. Rowena Packer3分钟
Cats Independent Dependents: Interview with Wendy Johnston 4分钟
Can We Farm Dogs and Cats Humanely?: Interview With Heather Bacon2分钟
Rabbits, More Complex Than You Think: Interview With Guen Bradbury5分钟
Horses Under Pressure: Interview with Gemma Pearson3分钟
Reading2 个阅读材料
About this Module10分钟
Accompanying Materials10分钟
Quiz1 个练习
Module 4 - The Truth About Dogs and Cats28分钟
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创建者 LANov 27th 2015

Fantastic course, well presented. Easy to take at your own pace, videos allow you to pause and rewind learning at any point.\n\nExcellent content, with knowledgeable presenters. Highly recommend

创建者 ABApr 28th 2017

Definitely a great course to take. As a Animal manager, I see many things I have learned during my own study. And it is interesting, not to say great, to see people whose ideas match mine.

讲师

Professor Nat Waran

Professor of One Welfare
Eastern Institute of Technology, Napier, Hawkes Bay, New Zealand.

Dr Fritha Langford

Scotland's Rural College (SRUC)

Dr Heather Bacon

Veterinary welfare edcuation and outreach
Jeanne Marchig International Centre of Animal Welfare Education

Miss Hayley Walters, RVN

Welfare and Anaesthesia

Dr Jill MacKay

Animal Behaviour and Welfare Researcher
Animal Behaviour and Welfare Team, SRUC

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  • Once you enroll for a Certificate, you’ll have access to all videos, quizzes, and programming assignments (if applicable). Peer review assignments can only be submitted and reviewed once your session has begun. If you choose to explore the course without purchasing, you may not be able to access certain assignments.

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