Kaisa_2012_3_photo by Veikko Somerpuro

NOTE THE ALTERNATIVE COMPLETION OF THE STUDY UNIT IN THE EXCEPTIONAL SITUATION IN SPRING 2020 :
Lectures are replaced by videos and reading material. Group work & outputs, peer review and grading, self assesment. More information in Moodle.

Enrol
10.1.2020 at 00:00 - 28.4.2020 at 23:59

Timetable

Here is the course’s teaching schedule. Check the description for possible other schedules.

DateTimeLocation
Tue 10.3.2020
12:15 - 15:45
Tue 17.3.2020
12:15 - 15:45

Description

Master’s degree, exchange and visiting students in Animal Science or related disciplines.

BSc degree or similar qualifications.

The students are aware of the current trends in animal science and related disciplines, in practical domestic and international animal production and its specialized fields, including sports and hobby animals, in feed and breeding industry, in consumption of animal products, in social discussion and legislation about animal production with respect to nutrient losses and other environmental impact, animal welfare etc., in international, EU and domestic agriculture trade and policy making, in farmers’ organizations etc.

Period IV. Recommended during 1st year of MSc studies

Lectures; seminars given by own teachers and visitors; interviews of important industry partners, farmer/consumer/animal organizations and administration; reports, essays, blogs or vlogs, group work.

32 h lectures, seminars & group work, 101 h home work (presentations, essays/blogs/vlogs, and reports).

Scientific publications, organization reports, statistics web sites, newspaper articles, radio/TV programs.

Grading scale 0-5. Seminars 40%, essays/blogs/vlogs, reports 60%.

University lecturer Jarmo Juga