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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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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 個視頻(共 12 分鐘), 5 個閱讀材料
Video3 個視頻
Welcome1分鐘
Introduction to the MOOC Team3分鐘
Rules of Engagement6分鐘
Reading5 個閱讀材料
How To Use This Course10分鐘
Course Syllabus10分鐘
Statement of Ethics10分鐘
Course Team10分鐘
Frequently Asked Questions10分鐘

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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 個視頻(共 26 分鐘), 2 個閱讀材料, 1 個測驗
Video5 個視頻
What Is Animal Welfare?5分鐘
The Five Freedoms2分鐘
How a Scientific Approach Has Helped Improve the Welfare of Animals: Interview With Professor Lawrence4分鐘
Animal Welfare and Cultural Differences: Interview With Dr MacKay3分鐘
Reading2 個閱讀材料
About this Module10分鐘
Accompanying Material10分鐘
Quiz1 個練習
Module 2 - What Is Animal Welfare and Why Does It Matter?26分鐘

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What We Can Measure We Can Manage

Animal Behaviour and Animal Welfare Assessment...
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6 個視頻(共 49 分鐘), 2 個閱讀材料, 1 個測驗
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Using An Animal's Behaviour to Assess Welfare9分鐘
Physiological Measures of Animal Welfare9分鐘
New Developments in Animal Welfare 8分鐘
The Impact of Early Life Events on Stress Responsiveness in Animals: Interview with Professor Cathy Dwyer6分鐘
Using Animal Body Language as a Measure of Subjective Experience: Interview with Dr Francoise Wemelsfelder8分鐘
Reading2 個閱讀材料
About This Module10分鐘
Accompanying Materials10分鐘
Quiz1 個練習
Module 3 - What We Can Measure We Can Manage32分鐘

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The Truth About Dogs and Cats

Practical Animal Welfare: Companion Animal Welfare ...
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12 個視頻(共 70 分鐘), 2 個閱讀材料, 1 個測驗
Video12 個視頻
Street Cats and Dogs4分鐘
Shelter Cats and Dogs7分鐘
Dog Aggression7分鐘
The Alpha Dog5分鐘
Cat Genetics: Interview With Professor Gunn-Moore9分鐘
Dogs and Their Needs in the Shelter: Interview with Emma-Louise Livingston3分鐘
Dog Genetics: Interview with Dr. Rowena Packer3分鐘
Cats Independent Dependents: Interview with Wendy Johnston 4分鐘
Can We Farm Dogs and Cats Humanely?: Interview With Heather Bacon2分鐘
Rabbits, More Complex Than You Think: Interview With Guen Bradbury5分鐘
Horses Under Pressure: Interview with Gemma Pearson3分鐘
Reading2 個閱讀材料
About this Module10分鐘
Accompanying Materials10分鐘
Quiz1 個練習
Module 4 - The Truth About Dogs and Cats28分鐘
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創建者 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

創建者 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.

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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

關於 The University of Edinburgh

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 ...

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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.

  • When you purchase a Certificate you get access to all course materials, including graded assignments. Upon completing the course, your electronic Certificate will be added to your Accomplishments page - from there, you can print your Certificate or add it to your LinkedIn profile. If you only want to read and view the course content, you can audit the course for free.

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