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  • Infections and Immunity AVETS90099

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject introduces students to the study of infectious agents as causes of disease in animals. It includes taxonomic and life cycle considerations of arthropods and nematodes, bacteria and viruses, the host-parasite interaction and the pathogenesis of disease, disease transmission and epidem...

  • Veterinary Bioscience 2AVETS90064

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject continues the integrated and inter-disciplinary approach to the study of organ function and dysfunction in animals that was introduced in Veterinary Bioscience 1 Part A and Part B. Building on students’ prior knowledge of organ function and dysfunction and their experience of scienti...

  • Veterinary Research Project AVETS90078


    This subject provides students with training in research methods. Students gain an understanding of evidence-based clinical practice and critical review of the scientific literature. The subject develops the scholarly literacy of veterinary students through development of research, analysis and r...

  • Veterinary Medicine and Surgery Part AVETS90106


    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. Part A and Part B of this subject focus on clinical veterina...

  • Farm Management EconomicsAGRI30033

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    The aim of this subject is for students of agricultural science and agricultural economics to understand the principles of management economics applied to the operation of agricultural business; to understand decision analysis under risk and uncertainty; to be able to model and analyse agricultur...

  • Enterprise ManagementAGRI20040

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject will be integrated with and support the other Semester 2 Subjects offered at the Dookie Campus. This subject will build on students’ knowledge of production systems gained in first year and develop their ability to make management decisions relating to a variety of enterprises.

  • Agriculture in AustraliaAGRI10047

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

      In this subject, students will explore world food supply and demand, the development of agriculture globally and in Australia, the natural and market conditions that determine the nature of agricultural activity in Australia, along with the key elements of farming and farm businesses that dete...

  • Project ManagementAGRI90087

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    Formerly NRMT90021 The subject will provide an overview of the management issues associated with initiating, implementing and terminating projects. Particular emphasis will be given to the planning dimension in areas such as project or problem selection, defining project scope, identification of...

  • Managing RiskAGRI90016

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    Managing risk is fundamental to agribusiness management. The art of managing risk is balancing the consequences of loss and the rewards of profit. In practical business management - farmers, merchants, and end-users in a food/fibre supply chains are exposed to volatility, particularly supply and...

  • Internship for Agricultural SciencesAGRI90078

    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...

  • Foundations of Agricultural Sciences 2AGRI10046

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject, which builds on concepts and knowledge introduced in AGRI10045 Foundations of Agricultural Science 1, aims to provide Bachelor of Agriculture students with an understanding of the underpinning enabling physical sciences, as they relate to agricultural systems. Concepts in physics, c...

  • Industry InternshipAGRI90076

    Offered:Summer Term, Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject involves completion of a minimum 80 hours 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...

  • Applications in Precision AgricultureAGRI30045

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    Precision Agriculture can be broadly defined as site-specific soil-crop or animal-specific management of agricultural production systems by leveraging on technology and data. This subject will build students’ knowledge and skills in the key principles and practices of Precision Agriculture in a r...

  • Plant Breeding and GeneticsAGRI30048

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject focuses on understanding the procedures involved in breeding crops and the role of genetics in the process. The integration of conventional breeding approaches and the use of gene technologies in breeding new crop varieties are explored. Emphasis is placed on how plant breeders ident...

  • Veterinary Bioscience: Cells to SystemsVETS30015

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This capstone subject takes a multi-disciplinary approach to the investigation of health and disease in domestic animals. Students will be introduced to the structural and functional organisational units of the body and to the fundamental principles of veterinary anatomy, physiology, biochemistry...

  • Production Animal Medicine & Surgery PtBVETS90075

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    Please refer to VETS90074 Production Animal Medicine & Surgery Part A

  • Disease Investigation at Farm LevelVETS90092


    Correctly identifying an emergency animal disease on the farm, interpreting the circumstances precipitating its appearance, and devising immediate control measures in anticipation of a larger campaign, lie at the heart of a response.Lectures, tutorials, and a practical exercise will train student...

  • Vet Public Health Research Project Pt 1VETS90044

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    Students will develop and attempt to answer a research question of veterinary public health (VPH) importance and/or importance for emergency animal disease preparedness and response. This will be achieved either by: a systematic review of the published and unpublished literature, design and condu...

  • Avian Health Online: Research ProjectVETS60003

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject requires students to prepare a 10,000 word research dissertation based on contemporary scientific and technical issues in a poultry health or production topic of their choice. Ideally, topics should relate to activities undertaken by the student in his or her workplace. In preparing ...

  • Veterinary Bioscience: Cardiovasc SystemVETS30014

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

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