课程信息
4.7
610 个评分
173 个审阅

100% 在线

立即开始,按照自己的计划学习。

可灵活调整截止日期

根据您的日程表重置截止日期。

完成时间大约为9 小时

建议:5 hours/week...

英语(English)

字幕:英语(English), 希腊语, 日语, 中文(简体)

您将获得的技能

AnimalBehavior Problems Diagnosis And TreatmentAnimal BehaviorDog

100% 在线

立即开始,按照自己的计划学习。

可灵活调整截止日期

根据您的日程表重置截止日期。

完成时间大约为9 小时

建议:5 hours/week...

英语(English)

字幕:英语(English), 希腊语, 日语, 中文(简体)

教学大纲 - 您将从这门课程中学到什么

1
完成时间为 2 小时

The Appliance of Science

In week 1, we provide 'an insight into cats and dogs behaviour: through their eyes'. We will explore cats and dogs of the world and ask you what you cat and dog mean to you, as well as what you feel is important to your cat and dog. At the end of the week, you will be able to complete the first of the graded quizzes. We hope you enjoy the MOOC as much as we have enjoyed making it!...
10 个视频 (总计 32 分钟), 5 个阅读材料, 2 个测验
10 个视频
Introduction to week 12分钟
Cats in the World4分钟
Dogs in the World3分钟
Dogs, cats and humans5分钟
Voxpops - what our cats & dogs mean to us3分钟
Unrealistic expectations for animals to cope with unnatural situations - part 11分钟
Responsibilities of pet owners2分钟
Responsibilities of the Veterinary Profession2分钟
Voxpops - what's important to our cats and dogs2分钟
5 个阅读材料
How To Use This Course10分钟
Statement of Ethics10分钟
Overview: week 110分钟
Ask the experts - audio response10分钟
Additional Resources10分钟
2 个练习
Sentient beings2分钟
Week 1 assessment20分钟
2
完成时间为 3 小时

Ethology

In week 2, we will we explore ethology, which is the scientific and objective study of non-human animal behaviour, rather than human behaviour, and usually with a focus on behaviour under natural conditions. There will also be an opportunity to look at different breeds of cats and dogs and some of the possible issues that arise from breeding. At the end of the week, you will be able to complete the second of the graded quizzes....
8 个视频 (总计 77 分钟), 2 个阅读材料, 5 个测验
8 个视频
Dog domestication13分钟
Dog Ethology5分钟
Breeds and their uses6分钟
Alpha Dog5分钟
Ethology and Domestication6分钟
Genetics of a Cat9分钟
Ask the experts - video response27分钟
2 个阅读材料
Overview: week 210分钟
Additional Resources10分钟
5 个练习
Test your knowledge: dogs10分钟
Test your knowledge: cats10分钟
Praising dogs2分钟
Cats and their environment2分钟
Week 2 assessment20分钟
3
完成时间为 2 小时

Sense and Sensibility

In week 3, we aim to explore cat and dog sensory capabilities and how they interact with their world. We will explore how our cats and dogs communicate with us and each other. We will also examine how their specific senses work and how they use these to operate effectively such as to solve problems, hunt, and play. At the end of the week, you will be able to complete the third of the graded quizzes....
7 个视频 (总计 44 分钟), 3 个阅读材料, 3 个测验
7 个视频
Feline body language5分钟
Cat intelligence: hunting, problem solving, play and human Intelligence10分钟
Dog senses4分钟
Canine Communication7分钟
Dog Intelligence3分钟
Ask the experts - video response8分钟
3 个阅读材料
Overview: week 310分钟
Video references: Cat intelligence: hunting, problem solving, play and human Intelligence10分钟
Additional Resources10分钟
3 个练习
Happy/content cats2分钟
Happy/content dogs2分钟
Week 3 assessment20分钟
4
完成时间为 2 小时

Living with humans

In week 4, we explore the domestic environment and how our cats and dogs adjust to this (or not). We will also discuss what behaviours may arise due to the unrealistic expectations that we may impose on our pets. The videos this week, will help you recognise the signs of fear, frustration, and anxiety, as well as other behavioural problems in cats and dogs. At the end of the week, you will be able to complete the fourth graded quiz....
9 个视频 (总计 57 分钟), 2 个阅读材料, 3 个测验
9 个视频
Is love enough?2分钟
unrealistic expectations for animals to cope with unnatural situations - part 24分钟
Problems for our pets – what is the their experience?6分钟
Cat myths13分钟
Modern challenges for modern dogs5分钟
Dog Aggression7分钟
Street Dog5分钟
Ask the experts - video response8分钟
2 个阅读材料
Overview: week 410分钟
Additional Resources10分钟
3 个练习
Anxious/scared cats2分钟
Anxious/scared dogs2分钟
Week 4 assessment20分钟
4.7
173 个审阅Chevron Right

71%

完成这些课程后已开始新的职业生涯

36%

通过此课程获得实实在在的工作福利

热门审阅

创建者 CNMar 4th 2018

This is a very informative, interesting and well prepared on-line course with lots of documentation that one can read later on in order to get more knowledgeable about dogs and cats. Thanks!

创建者 XSMay 24th 2017

A quick stab at some base concerns of animal welfare issues nowadays focus on cats and dogs, good start point to view with objective and scientific measures for anyone that is interested.

讲师

Avatar

Miss Hayley Walters, RVN

Welfare and Anaesthesia
Avatar

Dr Heather Bacon

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

Professor Nat Waran

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

Dr Amy Miele

Lecturer in Clinical Animal Behaviour
Jeanne Marchig International Centre for Animal Welfare Education

关于 爱丁堡大学

Influencing the world since 1583, The University of Edinburgh is consistently ranked as one of the world's top 50 universities. Today, we are an established and global leader in online learning, providing degree-level education to 3,000 online students in addition to 36,000 students on-campus. We also offer a wide range of free online courses in a variety of subjects. To find out more about studying for one of our online degrees, search for ‘Edinburgh online’ or visit www.ed.ac.uk/studying/online-learning/postgraduate ...

常见问题

  • 注册以便获得证书后,您将有权访问所有视频、测验和编程作业(如果适用)。只有在您的班次开课之后,才可以提交和审阅同学互评作业。如果您选择在不购买的情况下浏览课程,可能无法访问某些作业。

  • 您购买证书后,将有权访问所有课程材料,包括评分作业。完成课程后,您的电子课程证书将添加到您的成就页中,您可以通过该页打印您的课程证书或将其添加到您的领英档案中。如果您只想阅读和查看课程内容,可以免费旁听课程。

还有其他问题吗?请访问 学生帮助中心