Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2010.
|Year and Campus:||2010 - Parkville|
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Level:||Research Higher Degree|
|Duration & Credit Points:||Duration and Credit Points not applicable for this course.|
CoordinatorProfessor Glenn Browning
Research and Graduate Studies Manager
Faculty of Veterinary Science
University of Melbourne
Victoria 3010 Australia
+61 (0)3 8344 0357
|Course Overview:||Publications are put together to form a thesis which is examined by at least two examiners, one or both of whom are external to the Department of Veterinary Science. The University simply acts as an examining body for this degree and no time is spent as a candidate in the Department of Veterinary Science.|
The student is expected to have achieved a breadth and depth of knowledge and understanding in a particular field or set of related fields in veterinary science. Students awardedt his degree should:
|Course Structure & Available Subjects:||Please see "Course Overview" above. This degree is administered through the Faculty of Veterinary Science's Parkville office. Students will not be expected to attend the University.|
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|Entry Requirements:||A candidate for the degree of Doctor of Veterinary Science must be a graduate in veterinary science and of at least three years' standing and have made substantial published contributions to veterinary science.|
|Core Participation Requirements:|| |
Application Due Date: applications are accepted year-round.
The University's Code of Conduct for Research must be observed. Also any Animal Experimentation Ethics Committee requirements and any industrial health and safety competency requirements, relating to the experimental work, must be met.
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