Nimi Op Opiskelumuoto Aika Paikkakunta Järjestäjä
Animal production and society 5 Cr Luentokurssi 16.3.2021 - 4.5.2021
Animal production and society 5 Cr Seminaari 10.3.2020 - 28.4.2020
Animal production and society 5 Cr Seminaari 18.9.2018 - 30.4.2019
Kotieläintuotanto ja yhteiskunta 5 Cr Seminaari 12.9.2017 - 8.5.2018


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

Edeltävät opinnot tai edeltävä osaaminen

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 include among others (video)seminars, interviews of important industry partners, farmer/consumer/animal organizations and administration; reports, essays, blogs or vlogs, group work, reviews.


Seminars & group work & discussions, 101 h home work (presentations, essays/blogs/vlogs, and reports).


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

Arviointimenetelmät ja -kriteerit

Grading scale 0-5. Academic presentation, peer review by other students in the class.