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Production, Herd and Public Health B (VETS90098) // Assessment

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Assessment

Description

Two units will be undertaken in this subject:

Unit 1 Applied Animal Production Health B(40% of total subject assessment)

  • A 90-minute written examination held in the Semester 2 examination period (40%)

Unit 2 Veterinary Public Health (60% of total subject assessment)

  • A research report (maximum 1000 words), due in Semester 2 (14%)
  • A 2-hour written examination held in the Semester 2 examination period (46%)

Hurdle Requirements:

Students must complete 10 weeks of approved placements in Category A (extensive production industries), Category B (intensive production industries) or Category C (educational farms, welfare/small animal shelters and zoos) by the end of VETS90098 Production, Herd and Public Health B. Approved placements may be local, regional, interstate or international.

Students must complete a brief (one page) written summary of each extramural placement they visit.

Students are required to pass the subject on aggregate mark.

The passing of each unit on aggregate mark is a hurdle requirement.

To be eligible to pass the subject and its two units, students must achieve a minimum mark of 50% in the written examination in Unit 1 Applied Animal Production Health B and a minimum mark of 40% in the written examination in Unit 2 Veterinary Public Health.

Students must attend a minimum of 90% of all practical classes, workshops and case studies in this subject.