Aquatic Animal Epidemiology (VETS7014)
UNIT OF STUDY
After studying this unit, you will be able to: apply epidemiological concepts to farmed and wild aquatic animals; explain the requirements of import risk analysis for aquatic animals and identify sources of aquatic animal health data; explain the requirements of aquatic animal disease surveillance and targeted surveys; design analytic epidemiological studies; explain sources of bias in aquatic animal systems; contribute to investigations of fish kills.
Our courses that offer this unit of study
- Graduate Certificate in Animal Science
- Graduate Certificate in Veterinary Studies
- Graduate Diploma in Animal Science
- Graduate Diploma in Veterinary Public Health
- Graduate Diploma in Veterinary Public Health Management
- Graduate Diploma in Veterinary Studies
- Master of Animal Science
- Master of Veterinary Public Health
- Master of Veterinary Public Health Management
- Master of Veterinary Studies
Further unit of study information
Online (Semester 1 Weeks 8-14)
Participation in weekly online discussions (15%), group assignment (40%); individual assignment (45%).
Veterinary Epidemiology, Thrusfield, M., 3E06, 2007 Blackwell Science, Oxford, UK Veterinary Epidemiologic Research, Dohoo, I., Martin, W. and Stryhn, H., 2nd edition (2009), AVC, Canada
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