Course level

Undergraduate

Faculty

Science

School

Veterinary Science School

Units

2

Duration

Two Semesters

Class contact

2 Lecture hours, 2 Contact hours

Prerequisite

VETS3010, VETS3011, VETS3012

Restricted

Enrolment restricted to Veterinary Science students only

Assessment methods

Progressive assessment - online practical quizzes, end of semester 1 examination and final examination

Course coordinator

Dr Francois-Rene Bertin

Current course offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 1, 2018 Gatton Internal Profile unavailable

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Course description

In this course, students develop skills in all branches of equine medicine, surgery and reproduction. This includes competence in the normal clinical procedures used in equine practice and an understanding of the scientific basis and case-based diagnostic approach for such procedures. Topics include: management and diseases of broodmares, stallions, and neonates, wound healing, colic and gastroenterology, opthalmology, respiratory syndromes, urological syndromes, orthapaedics, lameness and laminitis, neurology, dermatology and dentistry.

Archived offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 1, 2017 Gatton Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2016 Gatton Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2015 Gatton Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2014 Gatton Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2013 Gatton Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2012 Gatton Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2011 Gatton Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2010 Gatton Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2009 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2008 St Lucia Internal Course Profile