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Animal Behaviour BIOF08

15 credits

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Biology - Animal Ecology

Course description

This course gives you a good understanding for animals and their behaviour. Topics dealt with include

  • how to perform behavioural studies
  • reproductive behaviours and mating systems
  • animal communication and social behaviours
  • cognition
  • ethology of domestic animals
  • human behaviour
  • animal ethics
  • animal welfare

 

The studies are full time and include e.g. lectures, seminars and projects.

Spring period 2

Full-time, on campus, in English

Application

You will find information about application, prerequisites and the syllabus at Lund University's central web pages.

Course literature

Animal Behavior, 2 edition, (2015), Breed and Moore, Academic Press, ISBN:978-0-12-801532-2.

Schedule

The latest schedule for the course Animal Behaviour in the schedule software TimeEdit.

 

Evaluation

You will find the latest evaluation on our web page with course evaluations.

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Questions?

Lotta Persmark, Study advisor, biology and bioinformatics

Telephone: +46 46 222 37 28
EmailLotta [dot] Persmark [at] biol [dot] lu [dot] se