TV5240 - Aquatic Pathobiology
|Student Contribution Band:
||School of Veterinary & Biomedical Sciences (pre 2015)
Available to graduate students.
Normal anatomy and histology of aquatic invertebrates and vertebrates from a disease
perspective; responses to disease; description of important infectious diseases of
aquatic animals and control; case studies with an aquaculture bias; establishment
of piscine cell lines.
- demonstrate the role quarantine plays in controlling aquatic disease;
- introduce diagnostic case studies;
- introduce students to the major aquatic diseases in Australia;
- introduce the students to research;
- introduce the students to the various methods of pathogen isolation and culture used
when investigating fish kills;
- teach the students the diagnostic approach to disease control.
||MI2030 or MI2031 recommended
|MI3031 and MI5031
Study Period 2
|Census Date 28-Aug-2014
||<Person not found>, Assoc. Professor Leigh Owens
||<Person not found>, Assoc. Professor Leigh Owens.
- 26 hours lectures
- 3 hours tutorials
- 36 hours practicals
||end of semester exam (65%); thesis (25%); case reports (10%).
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