Pain relief - addressing animal ethics and welfare in beef cattle - 27 June 2013 Stream 4 - 09:30
Provider: The University of Sydney
Presenter: The University of Sydney
Date: 27 June 2013
Start Time: 09:30
End Time: 10:00
Duration: 30 minutes
Closing Date: Bookings Close 26-Jun-13
Availability: DEC and Non-DEC
DEC Positions: 10
Non-DEC Positions: 10
KLA Syllabus: Secondary
KLA Stage/s: Stage 6,Teachers
KLA Year/s: Year 12
Key Learning Area/s:
KLA Keyword/s: Agriculture, HSC, Syllabus, pain, ethics, animal welfare, husbandry
Event Overview: Dr Peter White, Lecturer in Veterinary Physiology, Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Sydney.
Relevant HSC Syllabus area:
(1)Animal ethics and welfare
(a) Ethics, welfare and legal issues and requirements
(i)illustrate how knowledge and understanding of animals�� physical and behavioural characteristics can assist in the management of a particular animal species
(ii)discuss the factors that should be considered when carrying out a particular husbandry practice to reduce the negative welfare impacts to the animal such as the use of appropriate equipment, skill of the operator, timing of the animal practice, management of the animals after completion of practice
(iii)discuss one ethical issue relevant to an animal production system
Additional Booking Instructions:
Further Information: This session is part of the 2013 Agriculture HSC Seminar. Year 12 students will be able to hear a range of topics across the Agriculture HSC syllabus, latest research and applications.
The day will run from 9.30am - 2.00pm (AEST). All students studying Agriculture HSC are welcome.
This will be a lecture style seminar with a live audience. Video Conferencing participants will have an opportunity to email presenters with any questions or comments they might have after the seminar.