Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2010.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2010:Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 45 lecture hours and 63 practical hours. |
Total Time Commitment: Estimated total time commitment 136 hours (minimum).
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||Nil|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||Nil|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
Prospective students are advised to familiarise themselves with the Faculty's Academic Requirements Statement
and information about Students Experiencing Disability
CoordinatorDr Michael Pyman
Diseases of the reproductive and urinary systems and mammary gland are studied.
Study of female and male reproduction; normal and abnormal pregnancy and parturition; post-parturient disorders; infertility; and artificial control of reproduction, including embryo transfer and artificial insemination.
Diseases of the reproductive and urinary systems and the mammary gland are considered from a variety of aspects, including causes, general clinical manifestations, pathology and pathophysiology (at the macroscopic and microscopic level), and broad principles of patient management in terms of prognosis and indications for medical and/or surgical therapy. Appropriate ancillary investigations and techniques, such as radiography, ultrasonography, bacteriology, biopsy, clinical pathology, parasitology, serology and virology are also discussed.
Students completing this subject should:
One 3-hour written paper (80%), one 15-minute oral examination (10%) and a 30-minute practical examination in pathology (10%) at the end of semester.
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
At the end of the sequence Body Systems 1 and Body Systems 2 students completing these subjects should:
Bachelor of Veterinary Science(PV) |
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