Canine Specific Husbandry (NSCI4739)

Level: 
4
Credits: 
15.0 (0.125 EFTS)
Compulsory: 
Yes
Aim: 
This course will enable students to develop a theoretical and applied understanding of best practice canine husbandry in order to provide for optimum health and a positive welfare state.
Pre-requisites / Co-requisites: 
Students must be admitted to the New Zealand Certificate in Animal Management programme to enrol in this course. Pre-requisite: NSCI5738.
Topics include: 

Canine Welfare and Associated Legislation, Canine Handling and Human Safety, Canine Nutrition, Canine Senses and Communication, Canine Grooming and the Integumentary System
Canine Breeding and Reproduction, Canine First Aid and Preliminary Health Assessment, Canine Preventative Health Care,
Canine Housing; Canine Cognition and Enrichment; Breed Structural and Functional Differences. Learning Theory & Training
Methods
applying learning theory in practice, understanding the effect of poor training, simulated practical on poor training.
Timetable: 
Choose your class for this course from the option(s) below. You will need to attend all the sessions in that class to complete the course. Where more than one class number is shown, choose one of them and attend all sessions within that class number. (Note: If a class is held in different locations at the same time, you only need to attend all the sessions in one of the locations.)
There are no classes on public holidays.

Class: 5673

You need to attend all sessions of this class as listed below.

From – ToSessionDayTimeCampus (Room)
25 Jul 18 - 26 Sep 18 LectureWednesday13:00 - 15:00 Mt Albert (112-2001)
17 Oct 18 - 31 Oct 18 LectureWednesday13:00 - 15:00 Mt Albert (112-2001)

Class: 7749

You need to attend all sessions of this class as listed below.

From – ToSessionDayTimeCampus (Room)
26 Jul 17 - 27 Sep 17 LectureWednesday13:00 - 15:00 Mt Albert (183-2007)
18 Oct 17 - 22 Nov 17 LectureWednesday13:00 - 15:00 Mt Albert (183-2007)
Note: This course is offered as part of New Zealand Certificate in Animal Management (Canine Behaviour and Training).

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