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Agriculture and Food Systems 020
Animal Science 067
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New Brunswick Undergraduate Catalog 2022-2024 School of Environmental and Biological Sciences Programs of Study Minors and Certificate Programs Minor in Animal Science (22-24 credits)  

Minor in Animal Science (22-24 credits)

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Prerequisites: 01:119:115-117 (4,4,2) or equivalent, and 01:161-162, 171 (4,4,1)

Required Courses (10 credits)

11:067:142  Animal Science (3)

11:067:327  Animal Reproduction (3)

11:067:330  Animal Nutrition (3)

11:067:331  Animal Nutrition Laboratory (1)

Elective Courses: choose at least four (12-14 credits) in consultation with the program director or adviser

11:067:101  Careers in Animal Science (3)

11:067:201  Cattle Practicum (2)

11:067:202  Small Ruminant Practicum (2)

11:067:203  Swine Practicum (2)

11:067:205  Laboratory Animal Practicum (P/NC; 2)

11:067:207  Horse Practicum

11:067:250 Companion Animal Science (P/NC; 2)

11:067:275  Laboratory Animal Science: Management and Techniques (3)

11:067:300  Integrative Physiology (4)

11:067:328  Animal Genetics (3)

11:067:336  Production Animal Management (3)

11:067:338  Production Animal Management Laboratory (2)

11:067:384  Horse Management (3)

11:067:390 Equine Nutrition (3)

11:067:391 Comparative Mammalian Anatomy (3)

11:067:395 Animal Assisted Therapy (3)

11:067:398  Advanced Equine Health and Management (3)

11:067:401 Topics in Equine Science (3)

11:067:402  Equine Exercise Physiology (3)

11:067:404  Animal Diseases (3)

11:067:406  Farm Productivity Analysis (3)

11:067:410  Neuroendocrinology (3)

11:067:411  Studies in Animal Science (BA)

11:067:430  Animal Microtechniques and Tissue Culture (4)

11:067:450  Endocrinology (4)

11:067:460 Animals and the Law (3)

11:067:461 Topics in Companion Animal Issues: Animals and Health (2)

11:067:490 Pathophysiology (3)

11:067:491 Reproductive and Developmental Toxicology (3)

11:067:492 Molecular and Cellular Physiology (3)

11:067:493,494  Research in Animal Science (BA,BA)
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