ASC110 Introduction to Animal Science (8)
Enrolment restrictions: Not available to students who have completed VSC110 or ASC227
This subject will introduce students to the many professions served by animal scientists, through an exploration of the animal industries, the roles that animals serve in society, and the interactions that occur between humans and animals. Through practical sessions, students will begin to develop an appreciation of animal management and safe handling techniques. Students will also begin to develop skills in scientific communication, critical thinking and inquiry in the context of animal science. A program of extramural training (60 days) is assessed through this subject.