|Assessment Type||Assessment length / details||Proportion|
On successful completion of this module students should be able to:
Identify the key components of a breeding program.
Demonstrate an understanding of how genetic merit is calculated and reported.
This course provides an introduction to the principles behind livestock breeding programmes
- The key components of a livestock improvement programme
- Methods for calculating genetic merit
|Skills Type||Skills details|
|Creative Problem Solving||The written assessment will pose questions that present theoretical problems for the students to solve.|
|Critical and analytical thinking||Students will be expected to synthesise complex information|
|Digital capability||Students will be required to examine and synthesize quantitative data from a range of publications and databases to develop answers for their written assessment.|
This module is at CQFW Level 7