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  • Management in Disease EmergenciesVETS90085

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    Managing an emergency response and the various components of such a response will require the ability to plan and manage effectively. This subject will impart to students the knowledge required to plan and execute response components using a project management template. A series of lectures and ...

  • Exploring French Wine, Food and CultureAGRI50001

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    The subject would consist of three preparatory learning sessions before embarking on the French field trip. Following this field trip students will be required to complete an assignment on the French wine industry and how it reflects on French culture, influences the global wine industry, and in ...

  • Nutrition Policy and Public HealthNUTR30001

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject critically examines the science, policy and politics of the relationship between food, nutrition and health. A key focus will be how nutrition scientific knowledge is interpreted and translated into nutrition, food and agricultural policies and regulations. The social, economic, comm...

  • Soil Fertility and Nutrient ManagementAGRI30047

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject will discuss the role of synthetic and organic fertilisers in maintaining soil fertility for sustainable agricultural production systems. The subject will explore the concepts of soil fertility and nutrient management from the standpoint of chemical, physical and biological processes...

  • Simulation ExerciseVETS90095

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    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 the...

  • Lifestage NutritionNUTR30003

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    The subject will cover the nutritional issues relevant to life stages, including: pregnancy, foetal development, breast feeding, infancy, childhood, adolescence and the elderly. Students will gain an understanding of the differing nutrient recommendations for the various life stages and the scien...

  • Transboundary Animal DiseasesVETS90087

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject focuses on highly contagious livestock epidemics. Several diseases of domestic mammals are recognised to be of particular importance, due especially to high rates of transmission and/or morbidity and mortality. These include the “vesicular diseases”: foot-and-mouth disease (FMD), Ve...

  • AgronomyAGRI30046

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject focuses on understanding the main agronomic factors affecting Australian agriculture. Particular emphasis is placed on the interaction between and the management of water, fertilizers, pests and weeds. The subject begins with a general introduction on the application of principles of...