Managing Genetics for the Future (May 2016)

Module 1 Introduction to Managing Genetics for the Future  
Unit 1 MG 1.1 Course FAQs
Module 2 What is the dog?  
Unit 1 MG 2.1 What are Dogs?
Module 3 Origin of breeds  
Unit 1 MG 3.1 Breed Origins
Unit 2 MG 3.2 So, what is a breed?
Unit 3 MG 3.3 Survey results: "What is a breed?"
Module 4 Playing in the Gene Pool  
Unit 1 MG 4.1 What's in the gene pool?
Unit 2 MG 4.2 How big is the gene pool?
Unit 3 MG 4.3 Defining the gene pool
Module 5 Inbreeding  
Unit 1 MG 5.1 Wright's Coefficient of Inbreeding
Unit 2 MG 5.2 Simple calculations of COI
Unit 3 MG 5.3 What does Coefficient of Inbreeding (F) mean?
Unit 4 MG 5.4 The price of inbreeding
Module 6 Genetic disorders  
Unit 1 MG 6.1 Inbreeding and mutations
Unit 2 MG 6.2 Is that genetic disorder "a problem" in your breed?
Unit 3 MG 6.3 Hardy-Weinberg Law
Unit 4 MG 6.4 Applying Hardy-Weinberg to breeding strategies
Unit 5 MG 6.5 Popular sires
Unit 6 MG 6.6 Breeding strategies
Module 7 Genetic drift  
Unit 1 MG 7.1 Genetic drift
Unit 2 MG 7.2 More genetic drift - Part 2
Module 8 Assessing the genetic status of a breed  
Unit 1 MG 8.1 Inbreeding in humans, livestock, pets, and research animals (videos)
Unit 2 MG 8.2 Using the Inbreeding and Kinship Coefficients
Unit 3 MG 8.2 Assessing the genetic health of breed
Unit 4 MG 8.3 Mean kinship
Module 9 Genetic diversity and effective population size  
Unit 1 MG 9.1 Population estimates of diversity
Unit 2 MG 9.2 Effective population size
Module 10 Genetics of dog breeds  
Unit 1 MG 10.1 Breed studies of genetics
Unit 2 MG 10.2 Population genetics of the Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever
Unit 3 MG 10.3 Population genetics of the Icelandic Sheepdog
Unit 4 MG 10.4 Chinook genetics
Unit 5 MG 10.5 Afghan genetics
Unit 6 MG 10.6 What do the numbers mean?
Module 11 Basic Genetic Management  
Unit 1 MG 11.1 Genetic management: basic strategy
Unit 2 MG 11.2 Genetic management: breed examples
Module 12 Tools for selection  
Unit 1 MG 12.1 Heritability
Unit 2 MG 12.2 Breeding values
Unit 3 MG 12.3 Estimated Breed Values Example
Unit 4 MG 12.4 Do estimated breed values work?
Unit 5 12.5 Cornell's EBVs
Module 13 Breeding for the future  
Unit 1 MG 13.1 Fundamental principles of genetic management
Unit 2 MG 13.2 Genetic analysis of UK breeds
Unit 3 MG 13.3 Are you ready to be a breeder?
Unit 4 MG 13.4 Ready for Master Breeder?
Module 14 MG 14.1 Finale  
Unit 1 MG 13.3 Congratulations!