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  • Veterinary Medicine and Surgery Part BVETS90105

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject is only to be taken by select students repeating DVM3 in 2019 Enrolment in this subject will be governed by the 2018 MC-DVETMED progression rules – refer to https://handbook.unimelb.edu.au/2018/courses/mc-dvetmed/notes. Please refer to 2018 Part A: https://handbook.unimelb.edu.a...

  • Infections and Immunity Part BVETS90110

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject is only to be taken by students repeating or returning from a leave of absence. Enrolment in this subject will be governed by the 2018 MC-DVETMED progression rules – refer to https://handbook.unimelb.edu.au/2018/courses/mc-dvetmed/notes. Part A and Part B of this subject introduc...

  • Epidemiology of EpidemicsVETS90086

    Offered:FebruaryYear:2019

    Animal disease epidemics have many unique epidemiological features, most obviously a potential for a high rate of transmission in fully susceptible populations. This expresses itself as an “epidemic curve” where the number of reported cases increases rapidly until control measures become effectiv...

  • Infections and Immunity Part AVETS90107

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject is only to be taken by select students repeating DVM2 in 2019. Enrolment in this subject will be governed by the 2018 MC-DVETMED progression rules – refer to https://handbook.unimelb.edu.au/2018/courses/mc-dvetmed/notes. Part A and Part B of this subject introduces students to th...

  • Infections Population & Pub. Health PtAVETS90066

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject introduces students to the study of infectious agents as causes of disease in animals. It includes as appropriate, taxonomic and life cycle considerations of arthropods, nematodes, trematodes and cestodes, protozoa, fungi, bacteria and viruses; the host-parasite interaction and the p...

  • Industry ProjectAGRI30005

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject involves the definition and development of an industry-related project, and develops skills in project management, problem solving and planning and reporting investigations. The topic involves or draws on a specific and defined industry issue, and may be developed in relation to a pe...

  • Industry Project Part 2AGRI30036

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    Please refer to AGRI30035 Industry Project Part 1

  • Monitoring Food and Nutrition IntakeNUTR30002

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    The subject will introduce students to the concepts of human food history, the food supply system food composition and processing, contemporary food supply and intake, nutrition assessment and monitoring at the individual and population level, nutritional standards of reference, dietary advice an...

  • Agricultural ExtensionAGRI90093

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    A common and important role that agricultural scientists and agri-business service providers play is within agricultural research projects or initiatives of agricultural industries and government targeting changes in practice or adoption amongst the farming population or in particular rural commu...

  • Diseases of Poultry & Aquatic IndustriesVETS90090

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject focuses on emergency diseases of poultry and aquatic species. The poultry and aquatic industries share several features in common with respect to emergency animal disease. These include the high stocking densities of susceptible animals and the dependence upon effective biosecurity ...

  • Agricultural Trade and PolicyAGRI30044

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    The focus of this subject is on applying economic analysis to agricultural trade and agricultural policy, and the affects of these policies on agriculture in Australia. The subject begins with applying principles of microeconomics to inform the analyses and formation of trade and policy choices, ...

  • Food & Water:Global Issues Local ImpactsAGRI30012

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    Globally there is a broad range of issues identified as impacting on the future of our planet. These issues include climate change, water availability and quality, waste and recycling, energy, biodiversity, salinity and land degradation, biotechnology and genetically modified organisms, changing ...

  • Therapeutic LandscapesHORT90011

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    In this subject you will study research, applications and practice of therapeutic landscapes across social, community, horticultural and education settings. The content includes methods and approaches used in therapeutic horticulture, horticultural therapy programs, planning, design and construct...

  • Behaviour of Farm & Companion AnimalsANSC90005

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    Formerly BIOL90024 This subject aims to provide students with a comprehensive knowledge and understanding of the study of the research methods of animal behaviour; domestic animal behaviour, its causation and its biological function; and the application of animal behaviour principles to animal b...

  • Communication in Disease EmergenciesVETS90084

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    During emergency situations, effective public communications have been shown to be of crucial importance. Gaining public trust and co-operation during any emergency is a function of ensuring that the right messages are targeted at the appropriate times to the right audiences using the most approp...

  • Outbreak Assessment at Population LevelVETS90093

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    Outbreak epidemiology combines the need to fully describe an outbreak with the need to design control options. This subject will, through a series of lectures and assignments, inform students on the functions of response epidemiologists as per the Australian Veterinary Emergency Plan (AUSVETPLAN)...

  • Outbreak ResponseVETS90094

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    Controlling and eradicating a disease outbreak requires the use of a combination of strategies, as well as knowledge of the consequences of a disease and its response strategy on the economy and the broader community. This subject will, through a series of lectures and assignments, cover the vari...

  • Industry Project Part 1AGRI30035

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject involves the definition and development of an industry-related project, and develops skills in project management, problem solving and planning and reporting investigations. The topic involves or draws on a specific and defined industry issue, and may be developed in relation to a pe...

  • Advanced Topics in NutritionNUTR30004

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject critically examines a range of key aspects of the application of human nutrition, along with current fields of research investigation adding to the understanding of nutrition science. These include, but are not limited to: sports nutrition, nutritional genomics, nutrient‐gene interac...

  • Structuring Emergency Disease ResponsesVETS90091

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    In essence, an Emergency Animal Disease response has many similarities to that of a military campaign, and formal structures have been developed to manage responses. These structures are based on the Australasian Inter-service Incident Management System (AIIMS) and are described in detail in the ...