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Animal Management and Veterinary Health (VETS90082) // Eligibility and requirements

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Eligibility and requirements


Admission into the Doctor of Veterinary Medicine.

Completion of an approved five-day residential course in animal handling, environmental safety and management (may be undertaken concurrently)


All students who have completed VETS90062 Principles of Veterinary Bioscience are to enrol into the following corequisite subject, unless directed by the Faculty of Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences:

Code Name Teaching period Credit Points
VETS90059 Veterinary Bioscience 1B
Semester 2

Non-allowed subjects

Code Name Teaching period Credit Points
VETS90060 Applications in Animal Health A
Semester 1
VETS90061 Applications in Animal Health B
Semester 2

Recommended background knowledge

This subject assumes prior knowledge in one or more disciplines of science. All students will be expected to be familiar with the principles of scientific thinking, hypothesis development, experimental design and data collection, analysis and interpretation.

Core participation requirements

The University of Melbourne is committed to providing students with reasonable adjustments to assessment and participation under the Disability Standards for Education (2005), and the Assessment and Results Policy (MPF1326). Students are expected to meet the core participation requirements for their course. These can be viewed under Entry and Participation Requirements for the course outlines in the Handbook.

Further details on how to seek academic adjustments can be found on the Student Equity and Disability Support website: http://services.unimelb.edu.au/student-equity/home

Last updated: 17 April 2019