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PRIM 220 - Procedures in Captive Primate Care


Description:
Laboratory procedures to ensure physical, social, and psychological well-being of captive nonhuman primates: sanitation, safety, medical care, diet, USDA requirements, and socio-psychological factors.

Credits: (1)

Learner Outcomes:
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Identify chimpanzees behaviors and their contextual meanings
  • Gain familiarity with a system of abbreviations for behavioral observations
  • Learn and perform husbandry tasks such as cleaning enclosures around captive chimpanzees. They will understand safety protocols
  • Read about the nature of chimpanzees and their social behavior and the history of the sign language research
  • Learn basic laboratory management
  • Identify individual chimpanzees at CSNW
Learner Outcomes Approval Date:
1/23/2014



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