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  • Climate Change:Agric.Impacts&AdaptationAGRI90057


    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...

  • 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.

  • 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...

  • Plant PathologyAGRI30042

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    Formerly BIOL30006 Plant Health and Improvement This subject outlines the methods used to identify pathogens causing plant diseases, the consequences of diseases for plant productivity, and control of plant diseases. The links between classic plant pathology and modern molecular pathology techni...

  • LeadershipAGRI90090


    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...

  • 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, ...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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 ...

  • 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 ...

  • 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....

  • 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...

  • 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

  • Companion Animal Medicine & Surgery PtBVETS90073

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    Please refer to VETS90072 Companion Animal Medicine & Surgery Part A

  • Veterinary Bioscience 2 Part BVETS90065

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    Refer to VETS90064 Veterinary Bioscience 2 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 ...