Sustainable Animal Management
Discover the future of sustainable animal management at one of the world’s most sustainable universities!
Scientific research in animal welfare is revolutionising the management of agricultural and domestic animals,making it possible to maximise animal production whilst increasing animals’ quality of life.
This course offers an opportunity to learn how animals can be managed through technological advances in nutrition, innovative veterinary practice and diagnostics, behavioural monitoring and improvements in animal welfare.
This novel programme includes classroom learning, laboratory sessions, and veterinary demonstrations.You will also have an opportunity to observe and handle a wide range of animals at our specialist rural campus.
By the end of the course you will have gained an insight into the science and technology which is driving sustainable development of agriculture and animal management.You will be able to discuss the benefits and drawbacks of sustainable animal management practice and how to make informed decisions in management to enhance both animal welfare and sustainability.You will demonstrate your understanding of these concepts via an online portfolio.
To participate, you should have completed at least one year of undergraduate studies, have an interest in animal management and the required English language skills.
“The course is very diverse which gives us a good opportunity to get to know animals better, improve our animal welfare awareness and get excellent feedback to improve the current situation of our country.” Xiaoyan -2019
Location: City and Brackenhurst Campus
Starting: 20 July 2020
Course Duration: Two weeks
Credits: 10 UK / 5 ECTS
Fee: £1440 standard and £1296 with payment discount.
The tuition fee includes 2 industry related field trips and laboratory practicals.
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