Veterinary Studies

Unit of study table

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Veterinary Studies

Graduate Certificate in Veterinary Studies

To qualify for the award of the graduate certificate a candidate must complete 24 credit points of approved coursework.

Graduate Diploma in Veterinary Studies

To qualify for the award of the graduate diploma a candidate must complete 48 credit points of approved coursework.

Master of Veterinary Studies

To qualify for the award of master a candidate must complete 72 credit points of approved coursework including:
48 credit points of coursework units of study;
and
24 credit points of case report or research project units of study.

Electives

Candidates will choose from the following Elective units of study. Some units of study may require permission from the unit of study coordinator for enrolment.
VETS7010
Animal Health Policy Development

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

3      Semester 2a
VETS7011
Data Analysis for Policy Making

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

3      Semester 2a
VETS7012
Wildlife Epidemiology

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

3    P VETS7004


Elective Units of Study offered online will not normally be run with less than 6 participants and are usually only offered every second year. All units offered are subject to class size limitations.
Semester 2b
VETS7013
Risk Analysis
3      Semester 2a
VETS7014
Aquatic Animal Epidemiology
3    C VETS7005


Elective Units of Study offered online will not normally be run with less than 6 participants. All units offered are subject to class size limitations.
Semester 1b
VETS7015
Surveillance, Preparedness and Response

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

3      Semester 2a
VETS7016
Animal Health Data Management

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

3      Semester 1b
VETS7018
Research Paper A - Departmental permission is required for this unit

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    C VETS7005

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
VETS7019
Research Paper B

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    C VETS7018
Semester 1
Semester 2
VETS7020
Diagnostic Tests

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

3    P VETS7005 Veterinary Epidemiology 2
Semester 1a
VETS7021
Data Analysis for Epidemiology Research
3      Semester 2b
VETS7025
Leadership, People and Organisations

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6      Semester 1
VETS7026
Leadership: Managing Change

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

3    P VETS7025
Semester 1a
VETS7027
Project Management

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6      Semester 2
VETS7028
Leadership Skills

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

3      Semester 1b
VETS7038
Research Paper C - Departmental permission is required for this unit

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    C VETS7018 and VETS7019

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
VETS7039
Research Paper D

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    C VETS7018, VETS7019 and VETS7038
Semester 1
Semester 2
VETS8004
Advanced Animal Genetics

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    A GENE2001 or MBLG2072 or MBLG2972 or equivalent
N ANSC3107
Semester 2
VETS8005
Advanced Animal Biotechnology
6    N ANSC3105, ANSC3105, ANSC3105
Semester 2
Semester 2
VETS8006
Advanced Animal Nutrition

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    N ANSC3101, ANSC3001


Assumed knowledge: Fundamentals of Biochemistry
Semester 2
VETS8008
Advanced Animal Reproduction

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    A ANSC3104 or equivalent
N ANSC3002, ANSC3102
Semester 1
VETS8013
Special Topics in Animal Science - Departmental permission is required for this unit

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
VETS8014
Advanced Anatomy and Physiology A

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    A AVBS1002 or equivalent
P 12 credit points of junior Biology
N ANSC3003, ANSC3103
Semester 1
VETS8017
Technologies of Animal Reproduction

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6      Intensive March
VETS8018
Advanced Anatomy and Physiology B
6    P VETS8014
N ANSC3104, ANSC3004, ANSC3004, ANSC3104, ANSC3004, ANSC3104
Semester 2
Semester 2
VETS8031
Animal Health and Disease Advanced

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    A ANSC3104, AVBS3001, (Animal and Veterinary Bioscience years 1-3 OR Bachelor of Science in Agriculture years 1-3) or equivalent
N AVBS4001
Semester 1
VETS8032
Advanced Dairy Production and Technology
6      Semester 1
Semester 2
VETS8034
Food Safety Assessment and Management

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    A All core Units of Study in Years 1, 2 and 3 of BAnVetBioSc degree or equivalent.
N AVBS4004
Semester 2
VETS8035
Feed Technology

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    A ANSC3101, (Animal and Veterinary Bioscience years 1-3 OR Bachelor of Science in Agriculture years 1-3) or equivalent.
N AVBS4005
Semester 1
VETS8039
Aquatic Animal Health

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    A Animal and Veterinary Bioscience years 1-3 OR Bachelor of Science in Agriculture years 1-3 or equivalent.
Semester 1
VETS8042
Advanced Sheep and Beef Production

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    A and Veterinary Bioscience years 1-3 OR Bachelor of Science in Agriculture years 1-3 or equivalent.
N AVBS4012
Semester 1
VETS8043
Advanced Pig and Poultry Production

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    A (Animal and Veterinary Bioscience years 1-3) OR (Bachelor of Science in Agriculture years 1-3) or equivalent
N AVBS4008
Semester 2
VETS8044
Advanced Animal Behaviour and Welfare Sci

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P AVBS1002 or equivalent
N VETS3018
Semester 2
VETS9003
Special Topics in Veterinary Studies

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6      Semester 1
Semester 2
VETS9004
Case Report in Veterinary Studies

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6   

This unit generally requires that students possess a degree which is registrable for veterinary practice in NSW, Australia. It is usually only available to students who are enrolled in a clinical residency or internship program at the University Veterinary Teaching Hospitals.
Semester 1
Semester 2
WILD5001
Australasian Wildlife: Introduction

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6      Intensive August
WILD5002
Australasian Wildlife: Field Studies

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6      Intensive September
WILD5003
Wildlife Health

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6      Intensive September
WILD5004
Vertebrate Pest Management

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6      Intensive March
WILD5005
In Situ Wildlife Management

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6      Intensive October
WILD5006
Ex Situ Wildlife Management

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6      Intensive May
In addition to the coursework units of study offered by the faculty, students may enrol in the following electives from other faculties. Some units of study may require permission from the unit of study coordinator for enrollment.
BETH5000
Critical Concepts in Bioethics

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6      Semester 2
BETH5202
Human and Animal Research Ethics

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    N BETH5208
Semester 2
BETH5203
Ethics and Public Health

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    N BETH5206


Prerequisites: A three-year undergraduate degree in science; medicine; nursing; allied health sciences; philosophy/ethics; sociology/anthropology; history; or other relevant field; or by special permission.
Semester 2