This Higher Advanced Diploma (12 modules) in Animal Husbandry is a complete qualification for people wishing to work in agriculture at a technician or management level, in positions such as a farm manager, technical representatives, trainers or consultants.
What makes animals tick? Learn through this Home Study Animal Behaviour course. Understanding your Animals' (pets) Behaviour is the key to a happy relationship. Do they think and learn like humans? How do they adapt to their environment? Which animals have the best social life?
Become a brilliant breeder! Learn to plan an animal breeding program, incorporating genetic theory, breeding program management and practical aspects of daily husbandry practice. This online course is relevant to all animal, from pets to farm animals and horses to wildlife.
Learn about Animal Health Care. An excellent vocational pathway towards employment in the Veterinary industry. Learn to care for the health of any type of animal and understand the scope of services offered by animal care services, including veterinary practices.
Working with animals? Get back to basics! Gain a thorough foundation knowledge of animal anatomy and physiology. This is essential for careers requiring good animal care and management. An excellent starting point for working with animals in any situation.
Treating and preventing ill health in animals is important for all people who work with them. Learn how diseases are classified, to recognise signs and symptoms of common diseases and how to treat these diseases and wounds.
This course will teach you about the components needed in animal diets and the composition of a range of feeds (including pasture, fodder crops, grasses, cereals, seed and other edible plants).
Develop a capacity to develop and manage freshwater aquaculture enterprises. This course covers: water (e.g.source, purity, flow, temperature, dissolved oxygen), stocking rates, spawning, checking stock, stripping, fertilization, hatching, growth stages, feeding, harvesting and stocking.
Beef Cattle course online. Develop your abilities to analyse and make decisions about the management requirements of beef cattle. This comprehensive distance learning course...
Calf Rearing course online. This course develops your ability to manage the rearing of calves for different agricultural purposes. It covers all aspects of calf rearing including Calf...
Learn to manage conservation in different environments. The course reviews basic ecology and environmental problems such as pollution and land degradation before considering varying aspects of conservation such as animal, marine and vegetation.
Learn how to take all the steps in this course and develop the knowledge and skills required to work in the environmental assessment industry. Follow up with one or more of our animal or plant conservation courses, to expand you areas of expertise even more.
Learn about equine behaviour. This course includes lessons on Influences and Motivation, Genetics, Perception, Communication and Social Behaviour, Reproduction, Learning and Training and behavioural problems
Diploma in Equine Husbandry course online. Through studying this Online course you will, depending on the electives chosen, be able to describe the procedures for the buying...
Understand the way that organisms interact with our environment! Ecology provides the link between the different branches of Life Sciences, structuring them as a complete concept of life. This self paced online course covers general principles of ecology.
Natural Sciences Courses Online
For the whole of history, humanity has been consumed by a need and a desire to understand how and why the world around them works. The Natural Sciences are those sciences that focus on attempts to understand, measure and quantify physical things. From the size of a human cell to the weight of a star, science has endeavored to understand them all.
Of course, the sum total of human knowledge now exceeds what any one person can reasonable hope to learn in their life time. The fields of study within the Natural Sciences alone vary hugely. Biology, physics, chemistry and more, all have their own divisions and each demand their own experts.
Our very progress as a species has depended on our ability to understand and harness the world around us. It has given us the means to fight disease, to build homes and cities for protection against the elements and to reach for space itself. Knowledge of the sciences is not just a per-requisite for a great job – it’s an obligation for a person of the modern age to know something of how their world works.
Whether you want to make a difference in the world, or just seek to understand it a bit better, a course in Natural Sciences from ADL is your first step.
Get a Natural Sciences Qualification: Our Earth Science course will give you a good overview into this topic because it covers many of the core principles in the Natural Sciences.
Get a Career working in the Natural Sciences: If you would like to embark on a career in the Natural Sciences, specifically in relation to how humans impact the environment, then our Conservation and Environmental Management is the course for you.
Learn about the Natural Sciences online: Perhaps you have a keen interest in how our world works. In that case, Climate Science could help you understand this.
Already work in Natural Sciences and need Professional Development? If you are currently working in the Natural Sciences, but would like to develop your understanding of your field, our Environmental Chemistry course may provide this for you.
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