1. Handbook
  2. Subjects
  3. Simulation Exercise

Simulation Exercise (VETS90095)

Graduate courseworkPoints: 25Not available in 2019

You’re viewing the 2019 Handbook:
Or view archived Handbooks


Year of offerNot available in 2019
Subject levelGraduate coursework
Subject codeVETS90095
FeesSubject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date

Simulation exercises are often used to train animal health staff and others in responding to outbreaks, and to test systems developed for outbreak responses. This course will use a series of lectures to give students appropriate information on planning, conducting and evaluating exercises and then progress to participating in and analysing the responses in a simulation exercise.

Intended learning outcomes

On completion of this subject, students will have gained an overview of planning, management and evaluation of different types of simulation exercises.

Generic skills

On completion of this subject, students should have further developed their organisational and management skills and ability to critically evaluated applied responses to animal disease emergencies.

Last updated: 9 November 2018