Students will typically be involved doing research based in an agricultural environment .
Students will cover the learning outcomes as described by the EU expert working group.
It is normally held in one of the agricultural research institutions such as Teagasc or the Department of Agriculture Marine and Fisheries.
The course will cover
- Basic and applied biology of common domestic animals
- Animal care, health and management: how these affect the quality of research
- Pain recognition and analgesia in large animals
Severity classification, minimally invasive procedures, restraint , local and general anaesthesia