Course level

Undergraduate

Faculty

Science

School

Veterinary Science School

Units

6

Duration

Two Semesters

Class contact

6L,6P #3 Sem 1 & 5L,6C #3 Sem 2

Prerequisite

VETS3010, VETS3011, VETS3012

Restricted

Enrolment restricted to Veterinary Science students only

Assessment methods

Tests, assignments, practical evaluations and examinations.

Course coordinator

Dr Ann Thompson & Ms Jayne McGhie

Work Integrated Learning

Work Simulations

Current course offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 1, 2017 Gatton Internal Course Profile

Please Note: Course profiles marked as not available may still be in development.

Course description

Principles of clinical practice for companion animals (ie, dogs, cats, birds, exotic animals, and urban wildlife), including the problem-orientated diagnostic apprach, evidence-based medicine, principles of surgery, anaesthesia, diagnostic imaging, & therapeutics (fluids, corticosteroids, NSAIDS, antibiotics, etc). Following this introductory section, the course will cover species-specific medicine and surgery using a clinical presentation approach, and will incorporate medicine, therapeutics, diagnostic imaging, surgery, obstetrics, behavioural problems and applied nutrition on a species basis.

Archived offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 1, 2016 Gatton Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2015 Gatton Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2014 Gatton Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2013 Gatton Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2012 Gatton Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2011 Gatton Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2010 Gatton Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2009 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2008 St Lucia Internal Course Profile