Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2009. Search for this in the current handbook
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2009:For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Total Time Commitment: Not available|
|Prerequisites:||Admission to the Master of Veterinary Studies|
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Student Support and Engagement Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and Student Equity and Disability Support: http://services.unimelb.edu.au/disability
|Subject Overview:||This subject is designed for veterinary graduates with postgraduate clinical experience who wish to acquire advanced equine clinical training. Practical work is an integral part of the program. Participation in the clinical investigation and management of clinical cases under supervision of senior staff; instruction in advanced methods of diagnosis using endoscopy, radiology and diagnostic imaging. Data management. Communication skills are developed through case presentations to staff and students.|
The aim of the MVS course, in acknowledgment of the aims, guiding values and objectives of the University of Melbourne, is to provide, for persons who hold a BVSc or equivalent qualification, advanced education at the highest international standard towards the achievement of advanced professional competence in a selected discipline area of Veterinary Science.
This course has as its objectives that graduates:
|Assessment:|| This subject is marked on a Pass/Fail only basis. |
Satisfactory completion of clinical work; two 3 hr written examinations; a 1 hr oral/practical examination.
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
To provide advanced clinical training in diagnostic, therapeutic, and technical skills associated with veterinary clinical sciences.
|Links to further information:||http://research.vet.unimelb.edu.au/coursesOffered2002.html#mvs|
|Notes:||This subject will not be offered in 2009.|
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