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  • Advanced Plant Breeding and ImprovementAGRI90091

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    Formerly BIOL90027 Lectures/case studies and projects are used to illustrate the steps involved in taking knowledge from research laboratory or breeding trials and producing and releasing novel crop varieties. This subject will include a small research project in an area chosen by each student.

  • Principles of Farm Practice ChangeAGRI20041

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    A common and important role that agricultural scientists play is supporting farmers to implement strategies for continuous improvement on-farm to achieve sustainability and productivity goals. This subject will introduce students to the principles of farm practice change and how change can be sup...

  • Agribusiness Management EconomicsAGRI90012

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    An understanding of the applications of managerial economic theory to solving real world problems is integral to sound business decision-making. Through this subject students will gain an understanding of and ability to apply, key management economic concepts and principles. They will also experi...

  • Crop Production and ManagementAGRI20037

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    Field crop production is a major component of Australia’s economy, and landholders manage their resources to balance environmental, economic and social demands. This subject discusses how these resources are managed to produce high quality crop products. Topics include: An appraisal of the crop...

  • Genetics for AgricultureAGRI10051

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    The objective of this subject is to introduce students to the concepts of genetics and the effects of genetic variation and selection used to propagate valuable heritable trait combinations in crop plants and farm animals. Topics covered include ‐ Historical background around (origin) genetics, ...

  • Irrigation and Water ManagementAGRI30016


    Irrigation and Water Management presents the technical, economic, environmental and policy aspects of water for irrigation in agriculture and further discusses the case study of Murray Darling Basin, the most significant agricultural areas in Australia. The key components covered in this course a...

  • Agricultural Systems AnalysisAGRI30003

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    Effective management of agricultural systems requires an appreciation of the context in which that management is carried out. This context may be predominantly social, environmental or commercial or combinations thereof. The application of scientific knowledge in conjunction with an appreciation ...

  • Livestock Production SystemsAGRI30030

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject aims to provide an introduction to the principles and practices in effective operation and improvement of the major livestock industries in Australia. This subject will cover: The major livestock industries in terms of size, distribution and valueFactors that determine the location ...

  • Veterinary Industry ProjectVETS90032


    This subject provides students with a veterinary industry based work experience placement. Students will develop an appreciation of the challenges and opportunities within veterinary industries, and the role of the veterinary profession within them in ensuring the health and wellbeing of animals....

  • Professional Veterinary Practice Part 1VETS40022

    Offered:January, SeptemberYear:2019

    This subject is only available to incoming study abroad and exchange students in veterinary science. This subject continues across two consecutive study periods, with students first enrolling in Part 1 and then Part 2. This subject is undertaken as a series of 25 weeks of scheduled clinical rota...

  • MVSc (Clinical) Practicum # PTVETS70002

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    This is a subject for the practicum component of the Master of Veterinary Science (Clinical). For most students, the practicum will consist primarily of case studies in the Veterinary Hospital. Students will be provided with advanced clinical training in diagnostic, therapeutic, and technical ski...

  • Principles of Medicine & Surgery 3 PtBVETS90057

    Offered:February, JulyYear:2019

    Please refer to VETS90056 Principles of Medicine & Surgery 3 Part A

  • CPR, Eye Emergencies & Practical ECCVETS90039

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    In this subject will focus on the practical aspects of ECC including but not limited to: RECOVER guidelines for basic and advanced CPR along with common ophthalmic emergencies, monitoring, imaging, cytology and technical procedures, anaesthesia, analgesia and nutrition for the emergency and criti...

  • Veterinary Bioscience 2 Part BVETS90065

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    Refer to VETS90064 Veterinary Bioscience 2 Part A

  • Companion Animal Medicine & Surgery PtBVETS90073

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    Please refer to VETS90072 Companion Animal Medicine & Surgery Part A

  • Production Animal Medicine & Surgery PtAVETS90074

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject is comprised of the following four modules: Cattle Physical examination of cattleDiseases of the alimentary, respiratory, musculoskeletal, haematopoietic, lymphoreticular, urinary, nervous and cardiovascular systems and skin of cattleDiseases of calvesDiseases of cattle in northern...

  • MVSc (Clinical) Practicum # FTVETS70001

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    This is a subject for the practicum component of the Master of Veterinary Science (Clinical). For most students, the practicum will consist primarily of case studies in the Veterinary Hospital. Students will be provided with advanced clinical training in diagnostic, therapeutic, and technical ski...

  • Veterinary Bioscience:Respiratory SystemVETS30018

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    Using clinical cases to illustrate principles, this subject examines the structure, function and potential for dysfunction of the respiratory system of the major domestic animal species. As students develop an understanding of the mechanisms of disease of this system, they will develop skills in ...

  • Animal Health in Production SystemsVETS30013

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject examines the major animal production systems in Australia, with a particular focus on the impact of management practices on the health and welfare of animal populations. Students will develop an appreciation of the economic drivers of these industries, measures of productivity utilis...

  • Applications in Animal Health 2 Part AVETS90068

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject introduces students to principles of animal health and production in the context of specific animal production industries.During placement in animal production industry, animal welfare and zoo settings, students acquire skills in animal handling and observe and participate in a range...