|Award title||Graduate Diploma in Veterinary Professional Leadership and Management|
|Year & campus||2018 — Parkville|
|Fees information||Subject EFTSL, level, discipline and census date|
|Study level & type||Graduate Coursework|
|Credit points||100 credit points|
|Duration||12 months full time or 24 months part time|
This program provides veterinarians and veterinary students with specialist training in organisational leadership and management, across a broad range of management settings. Students study coursework subjects within the Master of Management program covering a broad spectrum of management activities. These subjects develop the theoretical and practical knowledge required to become a successful manager and leader, such as: business decision-making, motivating and leading people, and developing organisational strategies. Additionally, students participate in relevant industry placements which culminate in a capstone industry subject. This provides for experiential learning, which will equip students with the professional skills required to gain employment in a range of veterinary industries including practice management, private industries such as pharmaceuticals, research, government and non-government organisations.
In order to be considered for entry, the applicant must have completed a degree in veterinary science (BVSc, DVM or equivalent qualification).
Students concurrently undertaking the Doctor of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Melbourne.
In order to be considered for entry, the applicant must have been accepted into the Doctor of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Melbourne and currently undertaking full time studies in good standing.