A molecular developmental approach to the study of tissue growth, structure, and function in animals and humans. Prereq: 9 cr hrs in 3000-level or above AnimSci course, and Jr standing or above, or Grad standing. Not open to students with credit for 400 or 618.
Principles of the role of nutrients in modifying the immune responses of animals and nutrient contributions toward animal health and well-being. Prereq: 3130 (330) or HumnNtr 2310 (310), or Grad standing. Not open to students with credit for 638.
Stimulates student awareness of unique nutrient metabolism systems and strategies that have evolved to meet nutrient requirements to support various animal production situations. Prereq: 3130 (330), or Grad standing, or permission of instructor. Not open to students with credit for 630.03.
Principles of nonruminant nutrition: nutrients, metabolism and physiology. Includes practical feeding strategies for nonruminant animals. Prereq: 3130 (330), or Grad standing. Not open to students with credit for 630.02.
Principles of ruminant nutrition: nutrients, metabolism and physiology. Includes computer formulations and feeding strategies for nutritional management of ruminants. Prereq: 3130 (330), or Grad standing. Not open to students with credit for 630.01.
Examines how humans have and continue to influence the field of Animal Sciences. Students will gain a perspective on both individual and societal actions and reactions to aspects of animal production for human consumption. Topics will include, but will not be limited to: attitudes, beliefs, values, and value orientations.
The historical, biological, ethical, nutritional and economic issues of using animals to meet human needs. Prereq: Jr or Sr standing. Not open to students with credit for 597. GE cross-disciplinary seminar course.
The study of animal welfare and behavior and resulting influences on livestock production systems. Prereq: 3140 (310) or 3140H (310H), or permission of instructor.
Special topics area group studies finally proposed for a specific semester by an animal science faculty member. Prereq: Permission of instructor. Repeatable to a maximum of 6 cr hrs or 6 completions. This course is graded S/U.
Application of scientific principles to practical herd management, analyses of alternatives and decision making. Prereq: 2200.01, and 3130 (330) or 3147 (317). Not open to students with credit for 547.