University of Florida

Undergraduate Courses

Welcome to our undergraduate Department of Animal Sciences courses page.

 

Undergraduate Course Listings

F = Fall
Sp = Spring
Sum = Summer A, Summer B, Summer C

Course number, name

Credit hours

Session/s

Faculty

ANS 2002
The Meat We Eat

2

F, Sp

Chad Carr, Ph.D.

ANS 2005
The Role of Animals in Human History

3

S

Pascal Oltenacu, Ph.D.

ATE 2511
Companion Animal Biology and Management

3

TBA

TBA

ANS 3006C
Introduction to Animal Science

4

F, Sp,
Sum C

Saundra TenBroeck, Ph.D.
(Fall)

Jason Scheffler, Ph.D.
(Spring)

Todd Thrift, Ph.D. (Summer C)

Amie Imler
(Lab – Fall)

Ethan Propp
(Lab – Spring & Summer C)

ANS 3008
Livestock Behavior and Welfare

3

F

Emily Miller-Cushon, Ph.D.

ANS 3043
Growth & Development of Farm Animals

3

Sp, F

Stephanie Wohlgemuth, Ph.D.

John Driver, Ph.D.

ANS 3079L
Relationship of Form to Function in
Horses

2

Sp

Lori Warren, Ph.D.

ANS 3216
Introduction to Equine Science

2

Fall, Sum B

Chris Mortensen, Ph.D.

ANS 3217C
Equine Health Management

2

F

Samantha Brooks, Ph.D.

ANS 3239L
Techniques in Equine Science

2

Fall, Sp (odd years only)

Wendy DeVito
(Fall)

Joel McQuagge (Spring)

Jesse Savell (Spring)

ANS 3246L
Beef Production Practicum

2

F, Sp

Todd
Thrift, Ph.D.

Jesse Savell

ANS 3250L
Dairy Cattle Practicum

2

Sp

Albert
De Vries, Ph.D.

ANS 3251
Biology and Management of Dairy Cattle

2

Sp

Albert
De Vries, Ph.D.

ANS 3319C
Reproductive Physiology & Endocrinology in Domestic
Animals

Course Information (Fall)
Course Information (Spring)

4

F

 

Sp

 

John Bromfield, Ph.D.
(Fall)

Joel
Yelich, Ph.D.
(Spring)

ANS 3384
Genetic Improvement of Farm Animals

3

Sp,
Sum A

Raluca Mateescu, Ph.D.

ANS 3404C
Food Animal  Nutrition & Feeding

 

Sp

Charles Staples, Ph.D.

Todd
Thrift, Ph.D.

ANS 3405
Equine Nutrition & Feeding Management

2

F

Lori
Warren, Ph.D.

ANS 3440
Principles of Animal Nutrition

4

F, Sum C

Luiz Ferraretto, Ph.D.

Sp

TBA

ANS 3613L
Livestock & Meat Evaluation

2

Sp

Chad
Carr, Ph.D.

ANS 3634C
Meats

3

F

Tracy Scheffler, Ph.D.

ANS 4218L
Horse Psychology & Training

3

F

Joel McQuagge

ANS 3934
Careers in the Livestock Industry

2

F

Joel McQuagge

Amie Imler

ANS 4212L
Techniques in Farrier Science

2

Sp

Joel McQuagge

ANS 4231
Practicum in Horse Management & Training
Technique- Breeding Management

1

Sp

Saundra
Ten Broeck, Ph.D.

Justin Callaham

ANS 4231
Practicum in Horse Management & Training
Technique-Foaling

1

Sp

Nick Carden

ANS 4231
Practicum in Horse Management & Training
Technique-Stable Management

1

Sum A and B

Justin Callaham

ANS 4231
Practicum in Horse Management & Training
Technique-Weanling Management

1

F

Justin Callaham

ANS 4234
Horse Enterprise Management

2

Sp

Saundra TenBroeck, Ph.D.

ANS 4241L
Intermediate Horse Training

2

Sp

Joel McQuagge

ANS 4243C
Beef Cow-Calf
Management

3

F

Todd
Thrift, Ph.D.

ANS 4245C
Beef Background & Feedlot Management

2

Sp

Todd
Thrift, Ph.D.

ANS4318C
Equine Reproductive Management

3

Sp

Chris Mortensen, Ph.D.

ANS 4604C
Live Animal Evaluation

2

F

Ethan Propp

ANS 4615
Meat Selection & Grading

2

F

Kyle Mendes

ANS 4635C
Meat Processing

3

Sp

Sally
Williams, Ph.D.

ANS 4701
Physiology of the Mammary Gland & Lactation

2

F

Jimena Laporta, Ph.D.

ANS 4900
Supervised Extension Experience in Animal Sciences

0-3, Max 6

F, Sp, Sum

Staff

ANS 4905
Problems in Animal Science

1-3, Max 6

F, Sp,
Sum A/B/C

Staff

ANS 4911
Supervised Research in Animal Science

0-3, Max 6

F, Sp,
Sum A/B/C

Staff

ANS 4915
Honors Thesis Research in Animal Sciences

1-6

F, Sp,
Sum A/B/C

Stephanie Wohlgemuth, Ph.D.

ANS 4931
Senior Seminar

1

Sp

Chris Mortensen, Ph.D.

ANS 4932
Applied Ruminant Reproductive Management

4

F

Joel Yelich, Ph.D.

ANS 4932
Applied Physiology

3

F

Corwin Nelson, Ph.D.
Jimena Laporta, Ph.D.

ANS 4932
Dairy Farm Evaluation

3

F

Mary Sowerby, Ph.D.

ANS 4932
Wild Discoveries: Zooming into the Scientific Method

2

F, Sp, Sum C

Chris Mortensen, Ph.D.

ANS 4932
Special Topics in Anima Sciences

1-3, Max 6

F, Sp, Sum

Staff

ANS 4941
Full-Time Practical Work Experience in
Animal Science

2-8

F, Sp,
Sum C

Amie Imler

ANS 4605
Animal & Products Evaluation

1
Max 4

F, Sp

Staff

ALS 4932
Systematic Accountability of Food Safety from Production to Consumption

2

Sp

Chad Carr, Ph.D.
Jason Scheffler, Ph.D.

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