Person

Maria Prado

Asst Professor Of Practice | Animal Science
Courses
Below are courses taught during the current or past three academic years. Consult Timetable for the most current listing of courses and instructor(s).

AGNR 512 - Teaching Internship in Agriculture and Natural Resources
1 credit hour(s)

Supervised experience in teaching - test preparation and evaluation of agriculture students.

Repeatability: May be repeated. Maximum 2 hours for MS students and maximum 4 hours for PhD students.

Other Instructors: Kojima, Cheryl Jean | Buckley, David S | Mathew, Daniel J | Rius, Agustin G | McLean, Amanda

ANSC 380 - Animal Health Management
3 credit hour(s)

Characteristics, symptoms, prevention, and treatment of major diseases and parasites. Immunization, health regulations, and herd health programs for all farm livestock species and poultry.

Contact Hour Distribution: 2 hours and 1 lab.
(RE) Prerequisite(s) : ANSC 220 with a grade of C– or better.

ANSC 388 - Honors: Animal Health Management
3 credit hour(s)

Characteristics, symptoms, prevention, and treatment of major diseases and parasites. Immunization, health regulations, and herd health programs for all farm livestock species and poultry.

Contact Hour Distribution: 2 hours and 1 lab.
(RE) Prerequisite(s) : ANSC 220 with a grade of C– or better.
Registration Permission: Consent of instructor.

ANSC 489 - Companion and Exotic Animal Management
3 credit hour(s)

Principles of nutrition, physiology, breeding, handling, and history of breeds of common household pets, zoo animals, and animals used in scientific research. Specific species requirements and peculiarities. Laws and agencies governing use of laboratory animals. Laboratory analysis of blood metabolites commonly used to monitor health and nutritional status.

Contact Hour Distribution: 2 hours and 1 lab.
(RE) Prerequisite(s) : Any two of ANSC 320, ANSC 330, ANSC 340, or ANSC 380.
(RE) Corequisite(s): ANSC 320, ANSC 330, ANSC 340, and ANSC 380.

ANSC 494 - Animal Science Teaching Assistant
1 credit hour(s)

Assist the primary instructor in laboratory instruction and demonstrations.

Repeatability: May be repeated. Maximum 3 hours.
Registration Permission: Consent of department.

Other Instructors: Kojima, Cheryl Jean | Mathew, Daniel J | McLean, Amanda

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237 Brehm Animal Science Building
2506 River Dr
Knoxville, TN 37996-4545
Education and Training
  • Doctorate, Veterinary Clinical Sciences, General, Oklahoma State University, 2003

Maria Prado

Asst Professor Of Practice | Animal Science
Maria Prado image
237 Brehm Animal Science Building
2506 River Dr
Knoxville, TN 37996-4545
Education and Training
  • Doctorate, Veterinary Clinical Sciences, General, Oklahoma State University, 2003
Courses
Below are courses taught during the current or past three academic years. Consult Timetable for the most current listing of courses and instructor(s).

AGNR 512 - Teaching Internship in Agriculture and Natural Resources
1 credit hour(s)

Supervised experience in teaching - test preparation and evaluation of agriculture students.

Repeatability: May be repeated. Maximum 2 hours for MS students and maximum 4 hours for PhD students.

Other Instructors: Kojima, Cheryl Jean | Buckley, David S | Mathew, Daniel J | Rius, Agustin G | McLean, Amanda

ANSC 380 - Animal Health Management
3 credit hour(s)

Characteristics, symptoms, prevention, and treatment of major diseases and parasites. Immunization, health regulations, and herd health programs for all farm livestock species and poultry.

Contact Hour Distribution: 2 hours and 1 lab.
(RE) Prerequisite(s) : ANSC 220 with a grade of C– or better.

ANSC 388 - Honors: Animal Health Management
3 credit hour(s)

Characteristics, symptoms, prevention, and treatment of major diseases and parasites. Immunization, health regulations, and herd health programs for all farm livestock species and poultry.

Contact Hour Distribution: 2 hours and 1 lab.
(RE) Prerequisite(s) : ANSC 220 with a grade of C– or better.
Registration Permission: Consent of instructor.

ANSC 489 - Companion and Exotic Animal Management
3 credit hour(s)

Principles of nutrition, physiology, breeding, handling, and history of breeds of common household pets, zoo animals, and animals used in scientific research. Specific species requirements and peculiarities. Laws and agencies governing use of laboratory animals. Laboratory analysis of blood metabolites commonly used to monitor health and nutritional status.

Contact Hour Distribution: 2 hours and 1 lab.
(RE) Prerequisite(s) : Any two of ANSC 320, ANSC 330, ANSC 340, or ANSC 380.
(RE) Corequisite(s): ANSC 320, ANSC 330, ANSC 340, and ANSC 380.

ANSC 494 - Animal Science Teaching Assistant
1 credit hour(s)

Assist the primary instructor in laboratory instruction and demonstrations.

Repeatability: May be repeated. Maximum 3 hours.
Registration Permission: Consent of department.

Other Instructors: Kojima, Cheryl Jean | Mathew, Daniel J | McLean, Amanda