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Advanced Reproduction
ADVANCED REPRO
CLASS CODE: AS 430 CREDITS:  4
DIVISION: AGRICULTURAL AND LIFE SCIENCES
DEPARTMENT: ANIMAL SCIENCE
GENERAL EDUCATION: This course does not fulfill a General Education requirement.

CATALOG DESCRIPTION: Development of skills involved in livestock reproduction technologies such as estrus synchronization, pregnancy detection, ultrasonography and embryo transfer.
DESCRIPTION: Development of skills involved in current reproduction technologies used in livestock operations. Cattle are the focus species.
TOPICS: Artificial insemination, estrus synchronization, reproductive exam technique, ultrasonography of female reproductive tract, semen evaluation, donor superovulation, embryo collection, embryo evaluation, embryo cryopreservation, embryo transfer.
OBJECTIVES: Develop student expertise in current reproduction technologies used by progressive livestock entities.
REQUIREMENTS: AS 215, AS 336, AS 330 or proficiency in artificial insemination
PREREQUISITES: AS 336, and recommend AS 330
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EFFECTIVE DATE: August 2002