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|Year and Campus:||2008|
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
ContactPostgraduate CoordinatorFaculty of Veterinary ScienceUniversity of MelbourneVictoria 3010+61 (0)3 8344 0357
|Course Overview:|| |
Research training, based on the conduct of experiments under appropriate supervision, is provided in a selected discipline area within the field of Veterinary Science. A thesis is submitted in fulfillment of the degree.
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;
|Course Structure & Available Subjects:|| |
Research training, based on the conduct of experiments under appropriate supervision, is given in a selected discipline area within the field of Veterinary Science.Candidates are expected to meet regularly with their supervisor and to present their work in the Faculty's research seminar program. They are assisted to participate in relevant national or international conferences. A thesis is submitted for examination by both internal and external examiners.
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Study Period Commencement:
RHD First Half Year, RHD Second Half Year
|Entry Requirements:||The usual entry requirement is a BVSc (usually honours level) or recognised equivalent qualification. In addition international students should be aware of the English language requirement .|
|Core Participation Requirements:||-|
|Generic Skills:|| |
can apply scientific methods to the definition and solution of problems by research;
have acquired advanced technical skills relevant to the field of research;
have acquired skills in the searching and manipulation of scientific literature and other relevant data bases;
are effective in scientific communication through both the spoken and written medium and to both professional colleagues and the wider community;
can approach scientific research in a critical, perceptive and constructive way;
have an understanding of the financing and management of scientific research;
develop interpersonal skills to work as part of a team;
observe the appropriate research codes of practice;demonstrate a professional approach to all areas of responsibility.
|Links to further information:||http://www.vet.unimelb.edu.au/coursesOffered.html|
|Notes:||Students can find information about scholarships offered by The University of Melbourne at the Postgraduate Scholarships Office.|
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