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Introductory Learning Tasks
These introductory learning resources will help you start your learning and are important to review and complete.

Introduction The Animal Husbandry & Welfare 2020 Course Overview provides you with an overview and guide to this course. You will also be asked to reflect on and focus your learning.
Introduction Animal Science, Husbandry & Welfare explores the meanings of, and connections between, animal science, animal husbandry and animal welfare. You will find one introductory learning task to complete.
Introduction In Standards of Care you will be asked to consider the range of opinions and perspectives involved with animal care and welfare. You will have one introductory learning task to complete in this resource.
organizers These graphic organizers will help you complete the introductory learning tasks. They are referenced in the introductory learning resources.
Triple T-Chart  |  KWFL Chart
weblinks

These weblinks will help you complete the introductory learning tasks.

Explore careers and occupations related to animals on the ALIS website.
alis.alberta.ca

Find out about animal care and welfare on Alberta SPCA's website.
www.albertaspca.org/welfare-care.html

Check links to animal-related organizations on Alberta SPCA's website. www.albertaspca.org/welfare-care/Animal_Organizations.html

Find information on SPCAs and shelters on Alberta SPCA's website.
www.albertaspca.org/welfare-care/SPCAs_and_Shelters.html

Find animal-related stories of ethical dilemmas at the Massachusetts SPCA. www.mspca.org/programs/humane-education/resources-for-educators/ethical-dilemma.html

Find a discussion of the Five Freedoms at Alberta Farm Animal Care. www.afac.ab.ca/fivefreedoms.htm