TV5210 - Animal Nutrition
|Student Contribution Band:
||School of Veterinary & Biomedical Sciences (pre 2015)
Available to graduates with a degree in Veterinary Science or Agricultural Science
The subject will cover in detail current views on the digestive processes relating
to proteins and carbohydrates and the pattern of utilisation of absorbed amino acids,
sugars and fatty acids in animals. The utilisation of forages by herbivores and selected
methodologies in nutritional research will also be covered.
- be able to efficiently gather relevant published research on selected nutritional
topics, critically evaluate these and to communicate summation of the topics in writing
and in seminars in a clear and concise manner;
- understand better currently important issues in animal nutrition and in methodologies
used in nutritional research.
Study Period 2
|Census Date 28-Aug-2014
||Dr Anthony Parker
||presentations (50%); assignments (50%).
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and in case
of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest