Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2013.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2013:Semester 2, Parkville - Taught on campus.
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|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 18 lecture hours and up to 10 practical/tutorial hours. |
Total Time Commitment: Estimated total time commitment 58 hours (minimum).
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||Prospective students are advised to familiarise themselves with the Faculty's Academic Requirements Statement.|
This subject continues to examine diseases, preventive medicine and production of sheep, other ruminants including goats, deer and camelids. Topics include clinical examination; infectious, metabolic, nutritional, reproductive and parasitic diseases; and diagnosis, treatment and prevention.
|Objectives:||Students completing this subject should be able to: |
One 2-hour end of semester written paper (90%) and assessment during the small ruminant and camelid component of the ruminant rotation (10%).
Matthews, J.G. (1999). Diseases of the Goat. Oxford, Blackwell Science Ltd. 'Goat Health & Production' Refresher Course Proceeding #134, Post Graduate Foundation in Veterinary Science (University of Sydney)
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
After completing the subjects Small Ruminants 1 and Small Ruminants 2 students should have developed:
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