Honours Elective (VETS5400)


This unit of study provides veterinary student interns who have attained a suitable WAM based upon academic achievements in years 2-4 with the opportunity to develop greater proficiency in research within a veterinary related discipline of their choice. Eligible students may enrol in the honours unit of study instead of the two standard elective rotations offered in final year.
Note: Permission from Faculty is required to enrol.

Further unit of study information


Intrasemester: Supervisor Report (S/U) and Communication Task (S/U) for each placement. Research Supervisor Report (S/U); Oral defence (S/U); and Dissertation (5,000 words)

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules


Veterinary Sciences Years 1-4; Years 2-4 WAM =>70

Additional Information

Permission from Faculty to Enrol

Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.