TV5121 - Infectious Diseases of Livestock
|Student Contribution Band:
||College of Public Health, Medical & Vet Sciences
Available to graduate students with a degree in Veterinary Science (other appropriately
trained graduates may enrol at the discretion of the Director of the Australian Institute
of Tropical Veterinary and Animal Science).
Discussion groups and assignments will cover the aetiology, pathogenesis, diagnosis
and control of bacterial, viral and infectious diseases of animals. The subject will
emphasise the epidemiological approach to the diagnosis and control of infectious
diseases of livestock and is complementary to Tv5010 and Tv5040.
- describe the major bacterial, viral and mycotic diseases of livestock by organ system
or by syndrome;
- understand the aetiology and pathogenesis of these diseases;
- understand the fundamental epidemiological principles which apply to the diagnosis
and control of infectious diseases of livestock.
Study Period 1
|Census Date 28-Mar-2019
||Dr Margaret Reilly, Dr Jackie Picard, Professor Estelle Venter
||Dr Jackie Picard, Professor Estelle Venter.
The student workload for this
credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.
- 26 hours lectures - multi-mode (including distance) based lectures
- 39 hours tutorials - multi-mode tutorials and assessments
- assessment and self-directed study
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