Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2015.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2015:Semester 1, - Taught on campus.
Semester 2, - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: It is envisaged that the majority of the students enrolled in this subject will be in the Residency Training Program, working an average of 40 hours per week. |
Total Time Commitment: Not available
The entry requirement is a BVSc (usually at honours level) or recognised equivalent qualification, and applicants must be eligible to register as a veterinarian with the Veterinary Practitioners Registration Board of Victoria.
Full-time students in the MVSc (Clinical) will be enrolled in both the thesis component (VETS90027) and this practicum component for the length of their candidature.
Study Period Commencement:
RHD First Half Year, RHD Second Half Year
|Recommended Background Knowledge:|| |
Candidates must have a recognised degree in veterinary science with appropriate clinical experience.
|Non Allowed Subjects:||
Students enrolled in the practicum component subject will enrol in the thesis subject VETS90027 (weighted at 75%). They will not be allowed to enrol in thesis subject VETS90013 (weighted at 100%).
|Core Participation Requirements:||
All MVSc (Clinical) candidates are required to complete the equivalent of at least six months full-time (12 months part-time) advanced study and research at the University unless studying at an outside institution approved by the Research Higher Degrees Committee (RHDC). The RHDC will not approve entirely distance supervision or entirely on-line supervision for research higher degree students.
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 will impact on meeting the requirements of this course are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and the Disability Liaison Unit.
CoordinatorMr Brett Tennent-Brown
Faculty of Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences
University of Melbourne, Victoria, 3010
T: +61 (0)3 8344 7357
This is a subject for the practicum component of the Master of Veterinary Science (Clinical). For most students, the practicum will consist primarily of case studies in the Veterinary Hospital. Students will be provided with advanced clinical training in diagnostic, therapeutic, and technical skills associated with veterinary clinical sciences.
Students enrolled in this subject will be enrolled in the MVSc (Clinical) on a full-time basis.
Students enrolled in this subject will:
Final Examination (100%)
Three-hour written examination at the end of the period of candidature.
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
Generic skills demonstrated in this subject are:
Master of Veterinary Science |
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