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.

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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)

Practical work

2 x 18-day practicums

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Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

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

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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.

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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.

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