Animal Science

The Animal Science Major prepares students for careers dealing with the science and business of animal production. Students learn nutrition, animal for cattle, swine, poultry and goats.

Animal Science Courses

  1. Animal productions lifecycle (poultry, Domestic Animal…)
  2. Artificial Insemination
  3. Farm management
  4. Pasture and Forage Management
  5. Animal Breeding
  6. Project Management
  7. Animal Feed and Feeding

Career Opportunities

Employment for animal scientist is expected to grow at a faster-than-average rate in the last decade because of the need to increase the quantity and quality of food to meet growing demand.

Curriculum

N Courses Credit Code
1 Core General Zoology 2(2,0) AS2201
2 Microbiology 3(2,1) AS2202
3 Basic Animal Science 3(2,1) AS2203
4 Animal Anatomy 3(2,1) AS2204
5 Animal Physiology 3(2,1) AS2205
Sub Total 14 Credits
1 Compulsory Nutritional Biochemistry 3(2,1) AS2301
2 Introduction to Statistics 3(3,0) AS2302
3 Animal diagnoses 3(2,1) AS2303
4 Pasture and Forage Management 2(1,1) AS2304
5 Animal Feed and Feeding 3(2,1) AS2305
6 Animal Behaviors 3(3,0) AS3306
7 Genetics and Animal Breeding 3(2,1) AS3307
8 Animal Welfare 3(3,0) AS3308
9 Artificial Insemination 2(1,1) AS3309
10 Animal Live cycle and Production System 3(2,1) AS3310
11 Research Methodology and Experimental Design 3(3,0) AS3311
12 Scientific Writing and Communication 3(3,0) AS3312
13 Project Management 3(3,0) AS4313
14 Industrial Placement or Internship 3
15 Field Trip I 1
16 Field Trip II 1
17 Undergraduate Seminar 1
Sub Total 43 Credits
1 Prescribed Pharmacology 2(2,0) AS3401
2 Parasitology 3(2,1) AS3402
3 Slaughter House Management 3(2,1) AS3403
4 Aquaculture 3(2,1) AS4404
5 Animal Health and Epizoology 3(2,1) AS4405
6 Farm Management 3(2,1) AS4406
7 Livestock Production and Environment 3(2,1) AS4407
8 English 1 3(3,0) AS2408
9 English 2 3(3,0) AS2409
Sub Total 26 credits
Free Elective Sub Total 09 Credits
   Thesis 08 Credits
Total of Credit for the Whole Program 134 Credits