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Bewertung und Feedback des Lernenden für Chicken Behaviour and Welfare von The University of Edinburgh

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This course explains the general principles of chicken behaviour and welfare, and the behavioural and physiological indicators that can be used to assess welfare in chickens kept in hobby flocks through to commercial farms. The focus is primarily on laying hens and meat chickens (broilers) although many of the principles are relevant to other types of poultry. The course is likely to be of interest to people who own chickens as pets or keep a small hobby flock, commercial egg and chicken meat producers, veterinarians and vet nurses. Learning Objectives: at the end of this course, you will be able to - - Describe avian sensory perception and motivation - Explain the main behaviour patterns of poultry - Define welfare and explain the bases of welfare standards - Assess chicken welfare, using behavioural and physiological means - Understand common welfare problems of chickens This course is taught by staff from Scotland's Rural College (SRUC), University of Glasgow, and St David's Poultry Team. You can follow us on Twitter! #chickenmooc © University of Edinburgh and Scotland's Rural College 2016 CC BY...



30. Juli 2021

Thank you very much to the instructor at Duke University. This course has taught me a great deal of information. Things that I never knew before, it was interesting and rewarding. Thank you very much.


30. Juli 2019

Great information about chickens' instinctive behaviors and the advantages and disadvantages of various means of caring for them. I learned a lot about the various systems used throughout the world.

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201 - 225 von 358 Bewertungen für Chicken Behaviour and Welfare

von Andy P

23. Feb. 2021

very informative can do all the course at your own pace

von Amelia L

19. Jan. 2017

Great practical short course, am very glad I took it!


26. Nov. 2021


von Sarah T

31. Okt. 2019

This was a great course. thank you. I learned a lot.

von Savannah C

17. Okt. 2016

Really great! (if you want to learn about chickens:)

von Emma L

6. Nov. 2020

Informative for a first time backyard chicken owner

von María B G

12. Juli 2020

I've learnt a lot!And I've enjoyed it very much. :)

von Anastasiia G

28. Apr. 2020

Beautifully presented! A wonderful way of teaching.

von Susan E

26. März 2019

Excellent course, very informative & well presented


7. Nov. 2018

so informative course for me as a pakistani student

von Janelle

2. Aug. 2017

Excellent! Informative, interesting, and impartial!

von Hilary T

24. Juli 2016

Clear, concise and comprehensive. Brilliant course.

von Adam L

8. Feb. 2018

Fascinating and very informative. I enjoyed it!

von Kelli S

11. Sep. 2016

This class helped me understand chickens better.

von Aji G

26. Okt. 2020

Thank you for the insight. very good knowladge

von Rad K

4. Sep. 2020

Well prepared and really interesting course.

von Suzy C

26. Mai 2017

Some very useful info for my backyard flock.


11. Aug. 2020

Great course learnt a lot from this course

von Jess

13. Jan. 2021

This course was interesting and engaging!

von Anna A

2. Mai 2017

Very interesting and nice, but too short!

von Scarlet C

25. Feb. 2017

I love this course! So super informative.

von Tyler F

13. Aug. 2019

Great overall introductory information.

von Lucrecia M

14. Dez. 2017

Excellent information and very dynamic.

von Emma B

20. Mai 2020

Very comprehensive and evidence-based!