Introduction to animal research course

The University runs this course twice a year. It focuses on the ethical and legal aspects of animal research.

Note that no animals are used in this course.

Who should attend

This course is compulsory for new animal researchers and is highly recommended for experienced animal researchers who are new to the University. All researchers using, or planning to use animals are welcome and encouraged to attend.

Course dates

Dates for courses in 2014 are:

  • Semester 1: 27-28 February
  • Semester 2: 24-25 July

Registration

Registration for semester 2 opening in May 2014.

Payment

There is a fee of $225.00 (GST inclusive) for all participants not affiliated with the University of Sydney.

Pre-requisite reading

Before you attend the course you must access the Animal Ethics Infolink website. It will be assumed that you have read the following single page summaries:

You are not required to have accessed the links and other detailed information.

Assessment

There will be a 'closed book' assessment at the end of the course. A Letter of Attendance will be issued to attendees who pass the assessment.

Contact

If you need any further information please contact:

Animal Ethics
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