Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2010.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2010:Semester 2, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 35 hours of lectures and up to 27 practical/tutorial hours. |
Total Time Commitment: Estimated total time commitment 88 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 infomation about Students Experiencing Disability
CoordinatorDr Sally Church
Topics covered include assessment and management of horses with lameness, diarrhoea, colic, respiratory problems, common injuries, metabolic diseases, hernias and horses requiring castration.
Students completing Horses 1 should:
One 2-hour written examination at the end of semester (70%). One written case reports (10%) and assessment during the equine rotation (20%). Students are required to pass each individual component of assessment.
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
After satisfactory completion of Horses 1 and Horses 2 students should have developed:
Bachelor of Veterinary Science(PV) |
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