2010-11 Online Catalogue
Animal Science: Dairy Production/Farm Management (Bachelor of Science)
The Animal Science program deals with a range of options from basic sciences through companion and zoo animal care to farm management.
- CALS Core Competencies
- CALS Degree Requirements
- Requirements for All Undergraduate Degree Students
- Animal Science Requirements
Designed for the student seeking in-depth training in dairy herd management and milk production with strong links to agribusiness. Experiential learning is emphasized through the CREAM program and the FARMS program.
For students interested in dairy production, the UVM/VTC Dairy Farm Management 2 + 2 Program provides Vermont residents with scholarships and the opportunity to earn a B. S. after a two-year Associate's Degree in Dairy Farm Management from the Vermont Technical College .
The following is a possible curriculum.
|CALS 001/CALS 002 - Foundations||6|
|ASCI 001 - Introductory Animal Sciences||4|
|CDAE 166 - Intro to Community Entrepreneurship||3|
|Written English 001 - 099||3|
|ASCI 110 - Animal Nutrit, Metab & Feeding||4|
|ASCI 043 - Fundamentals of Nutrition||3|
|ASCI 134 - CREAM||8|
|ASCI 122 - Animals in Society/Animal Welfare||3|
|ASCI 181 - Animal Sciences Career Seminar||1|
|ASCI 141 - Anat&Physiol Domestic Animals||4|
|ASCI 004 - Dairy Cattle Judging||2|
|ASCI 234 - Advanced Dairy Management||15|
|ASCI 215 - Physiology of Reproduction||4|
|CDAE 266 - Dec Making for Community Entrepreneurs||3|
|ASCI 220 - Lactation Physiology||3|
|CDAE 264 - Risk Anyl&Forecast Procedures||3|