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  • 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 ...

  • LeadershipAGRI90090

    Offered:FebruaryYear:2019

    Formerly NRMT90017 Agri-organisations rely on organisational leadership as the basis for meeting the challenges of the industry sector and managing a dynamic workplace. Managers require an understanding of the leadership implications of the trends, issues and constraints relevant to their sector...

  • Internship for Agricultural Sciences Pt1AGRI90083

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject involves completion of an 200 hours of work placement, integrating academic learning, employability skills and attributes and an improved knowledge of organisations, workplace culture and career pathways. The placement is supplemented by pre- and post-placement classes designed to in...

  • Minor Research ProjectAGRI90070

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject enables students to conduct an original research topic under supervision, as approved by an academic project supervisor. The work commitment over one semester will be equivalent to lecture and practical based subjects worth 25 points. The content and extent of the project will be det...

  • Climate Change:Agric.Impacts&AdaptationAGRI90057

    Offered:JulyYear:2019

    Global food production is facing many challenges to meet current and future demand. Impacts of climate change on agriculture will add stress to our ability to produce enough food for a growing population with fewer resources. Adapting agriculture to climate change to meet these needs is a critica...

  • 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...

  • 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.

  • 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...

  • Principles of Medicine & Surgery 3 PtBVETS90057

    Offered:February, JulyYear:2019

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

  • Professional Portfolio AVETS90080

    Offered:FebruaryYear:2019

    This subject provides Doctor of Veterinary Medicine students with the opportunity to develop enhanced skills and knowledge in their professional area of interest. Students will choose to develop their e-Portfolio in one of four tracks: Small Animal, Equine, Production Animal, or Government, Indus...

  • Infections and Immunity BVETS90100

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject continues the study of infectious agents as causes of disease in animals. It includes taxonomic and life cycle considerations of nematodes, trematodes, cestodes and protozoa, fungi and bacteria, the host-parasite interaction and the pathogenesis of disease, disease transmission and e...

  • 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...

  • Applications in Animal Health Part BVETS90102

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject is only to be taken by students 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 Applications in Animal Health Part A and Applications in A...

  • Veterinary Bioscience 2 Part BVETS90065

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    Refer to VETS90064 Veterinary Bioscience 2 Part A

  • Applications in Animal Health AVETS90060

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    VETS90060 Applications in Animal Health A and VETS90061 Applications in Animal Health B provide students with a comprehensive introduction to the principles of animal health in individual animals and in populations of animals. Each of the six determinants of health (genetics, environment, nutriti...

  • Veterinary Bioscience 1AVETS90058

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    VETS90058 Veterinary Bioscience 1A takes an integrated and interdisciplinary approach to the study of organ function and dysfunction in animals. Building on students’ prior knowledge and experience of scientific thinking, this subject introduces students to the structure and normal functioning of...

  • 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...

  • Companion Animal Medicine & Surgery PtBVETS90073

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    Please refer to VETS90072 Companion Animal Medicine & Surgery Part A

  • 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...