The prerequisite(s) for this Teaching Unit (Unité d’enseignement – UE) for the programmes/courses that offer this Teaching Unit are specified at the end of this sheet.
At the end of this learning unit, the student is able to :
It deals with :
- general principles of ecology;
- animal housing in general: air quality, lighting, noise, bioclimatology, insulation, ventilation, heating... ;
- specific housing modalities for the different categories of domestic animals;
- the impact of the environment on animal health and of the animal on environmental health.
Due to the COVID-19 crisis, the information in this section is particularly likely to change.This course, both for the theoretical part and for the associated practical work/exercises, is not subject to an audience presentation. It is offered to each student via online support designed and hosted at ULiège and accessible to all students of the Wallonia-Brussels Federation, who are following the Bachelor's degree course in veterinary medicine.
It is a online course with video presentations, exercises, practicals, forum, homeworks
An information session on the objectives and content of the course as well as on the modalities of operation of the online course, is organized at the beginning of the 2nd four-month period.
A forum is available to all students of the Wallonia-Brussels Federation who follow this course so that they can ask questions on the matter.
Two homeworks are scheduled during the year
Formative quizzes are provided so that students can check their level of understanding of the course as they progress through the course.
Due to the COVID-19 crisis, the information in this section is particularly likely to change.The final exam is written in the form of a "multiple-choice questionnaire" (MCQ) with negative marks and/or "short open-ended questions" (SOQ). It is organized simultaneously for all students of the Wallonia-Brussels Federation. Practicals will be evaluated during this final exam; the questions asked will assume that the matter has been well seen and understood.
The two homeworks will count for 10% of the final grade.
The pass grade for the course is 10.00/20 and grades below 10.00/20 will not be rounded up.
- Online course with videos.
- Cours en ligne avec les présentations vidéo.