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ANSC 301 Principles of Animal Breeding (3 credits)

Offered by: Animal Science (Agricultural & Environmental Sciences)


Animal Science : The qualitative and quantitative aspects of genetics as they apply to the economic improvement of domestic mammals and birds. Topics include: animal domestication, animal cytology, Mendelian traits of economic importance, principles of population genetics, statistical tools to describe populations, environmental effects, selection and mating systems.

Terms: Winter 2014

Instructors: Humberto Monardes (Winter)

  • Winter
  • 3 lectures and one 2-hour lab
  • Prerequisite: AEMA 310 or equivalent