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  • Financial Management for AgribusinessAGRI90013

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    Sound business decision-making in circumstances of incomplete information, risk and uncertainty, requires sound knowledge of the underlying financial situation of a firm. This subject is about understanding the key concepts of financial management enabling the manager to more effectively analyse ...

  • Agricultural GeneticsAGRI10052

    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, ...

  • Australia in the Wine WorldAGRI20030

    Offered:February, July, SeptemberYear:2019

      The content includes: Wine in society and human cultureEvolution of the grapevineViticulture and winemakingMain grape varieties of the world and their distributionBasic sciences of winemakingEuropean Wine Regions France, Italy, Spain and PortugalWorld wine regionsMajor Australian wine regions...

  • Animal Production SystemsAGRI10049

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject is the third of a suite of three first year subjects that are core to the Bachelor of Agriculture. (Agricultural Production Systems 1-3). These subjects introduce students to the major Australian agricultural production systems (plant and animal) and to the social and business princi...

  • Plant Production SystemsAGRI10048

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    In this subject, students will explore Australian plant production industries, including pastures, cereal crops, and annual and perennial horticulture. Topics will include appraisal of the plant production enterprises in Australia - their location, scale and their contribution to the national eco...

  • Plant Growth ProcessesAGRI20026

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    The production of plant food and fibre involves the manipulation of plant growth and development to achieve desired levels of yield and quality. This subject considers how crop and pasture canopies grow by acquiring resources from the environment, how plants allocate resources to different growth...

  • Innovation Change & Knowledge TransferAGRI30011

    Offered:JulyYear:2019

    Students will use case studies in agricultural systems to explore how learning and practice change occur in natural resource management and agriculture. The subject will provide students with an understanding of how and why people take up knowledge and information and as well as the impediments t...

  • 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 ...

  • Gastrointestinal Tract Pancreas AdrenalsVETS90043

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    To enrol in this subject, you must be admitted in the Graduate Certificate in Small Animal Ultrasound - Abdominal. This subject is not available for students admitted in any other courses. This subject will focus on the gastrointestinal tract, pancreas and adrenal glands: Each topic will be cov...

  • Production Animal Medicine & Surgery PtBVETS90075

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    Please refer to VETS90074 Production Animal Medicine & Surgery Part A

  • Principles of Veterinary BioscienceVETS90062

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject 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 the digestive, hepato...

  • Veterinary Research Project BVETS90079

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject provides students with training in research methods to deepen their understanding of evidence-based clinical practice and critical review of the scientific literature. The scholarly literacy of students is enhanced through research, analysis and reference management skills. Scientifi...

  • Applications in Animal Health BVETS90061

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    VETS90060 Applications in Animal Health A and VETS90062 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...

  • Disease Investigation at Farm LevelVETS90092

    Offered:AprilYear:2019

    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...

  • 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...

  • 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 ...

  • Master Thesis in Vet Science (Clinical)VETS90027

    Offered:Time-based ResearchYear:2019

    Research training, based on the conduct of experiments under appropriate supervision, is given in a selected discipline area within the field of Veterinary Science. Advanced professional training is obtained through participation in the clinical investigation and management of clinical cases unde...

  • Applications in Animal Health 2 Part BVETS90069

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    Please refer to VETS90068 Applications in Animal Health 2 Part A

  • Production, Herd and Public Health BVETS90098

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject continues the exploration of principles of animal health and production in the context of animal production systems.  During placements in animal production industry, animal welfare and zoo settings, students acquire skills in animal handling and observe and participate in a range o...