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|Student Contribution Band:||Band 3|
|Administered by:||College of Public Health, Medical and Vet Sciences|
This subject together with Transitions from Health to Disease 2 (TV3002), makes up the third year of the BVSc degree program and the second of two years of the integrated veterinary science curriculum. This subject is comprised of five identified elements. Infectious Diseases introduces a range of common and important microbiological pathogens and includes the diagnosis and management of infectious disease in small animals, fish and bees. Pathology and Parasitology, study the pathological basis of disease of the gastrointestinal, hepatobiliary and respiratory systems, as well as common parasitological conditions, their diagnosis, treatment, management and zoonotic risks. Toxicology, Pharmacology and Nutrition covers the identification of toxic plants, diagnosis and management of plant toxicities, the pharmacology of drugs used in veterinary practice and the formulation of rations for livestock. Animal Production and Public Health, cover aspects of small ruminant health and production and meat science. In this identified element, you are introduced to a "One Health" approach to zoonoses and food safety, with an introduction to clinical reproduction and equine medicine. Veterinary Career Development provides students with the skills necessary to practice as a veterinarian in our changing world and to continually access and use information as knowledge progresses.
Attend all specialised sessions, workshops, tutorials and field trips, which are compulsory. Attempt all summative on-course assessment activities and achieve a satisfactory standard in each identified hurdle. Achieve a percentage of 50% plus 1 Standard Error of Measurement to pass the end of semester examinations. A minimum of 50% for each Identified Element must also be achieved. A total percentage of 50% to pass the subject (combined on-course and exam mark).
|Prerequisites:||TV2002 OR TV2102Allow concurrent for TV2002|
|Townsville, Study Period 1, Internal|
|Census Date 23-Mar-2023|
|Coordinator:||Professor Estelle Venter, Dr Donna Martin|
|Lecturers:||Mr Christopher Gardiner, Dr Jenny Elliman, Miss Yissu Martinez, Assoc. Professor John Cavalieri, Dr Tessa Mackie, Assoc. Professor Bradley Dowling, Dr Robert Kinobe, Professor Bruce Gummow, Dr Sandra De Cat, Dr Katelyn Craig, Assoc. Professor Constantin Constantinoiu, Ms Sally Watts, Dr Jackie Picard, Dr Leo Foyle, Dr Taleta Hompas, Dr Glen Walker, <Person not found>, Professor Aduli Malau-Aduli, Dr Linda Hayes, Dr Carolynne Joone, Assoc. Professor Jim Taylor, Dr Sarah-Jane Wilson, Dr Richard Burchell, Dr Dem de Tonnerre, Dr David Blignaut, Ms Mollie Coad, Mrs Lynette Bester, Assoc. Professor Paul Horwood.|
The student workload for this 12 credit point subject is approximately 520 hours.
Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.