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: 30 lecture hours and up to 27 practical/tutorial hours. |
Total Time Commitment: Estimated total time commitment 83 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 Sally Church
Topics covered include assessment and management of horses with neurological signs, skin problems, cardiovascular problems, urinary tract problems, eye problems, anaemia, jaundice, oedema, weight loss, fever or exotic diseases; equine stud farm management and breeding; and special considerations for the assessment and management of foal and large draft breeds.
Students completing this subject should:
One 2-hour end of semester written paper (70%), two written equine 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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