General

Animal Science Course



Zoologist applying vaccine to horse

PROFESSIONAL TRAINED IN COURSE:

- Zootechnist

MAIN TOPICS COVERED DURING THE COURSE:

- Cytology

- Chemistry

- Genetics

- Biology

- Zoology

- Animal Anatomy and Physiology

- Animal nutrition

- Animal Genetic Improvement

- Soil Sciences

- Animal Parasitology

- Bioclimatology

- Herd management and livestock

- Fundamentals of Zootechnics

- Molecular biology

AVERAGE COURSE DURATION:

- 5 years

AREAS OF PRACTICE OF TRAINED PROFESSIONAL (Labor Market):

- Food industries (mainly beef, pork and chicken)

- Breeding Farms

- Research Laboratories

- Animal feed manufacturing companies

- Meat Export Companies

- Advice to farmers

- Embrapa (Brazilian Agricultural Research Corporation).