Domestic Graduate Diploma of Animal Sciences

Domestic Graduate Diploma of Animal Sciences

Build on your existing qualifications with the Graduate Diploma of Animal Science at JCU. Tropical animal science programs are available to graduates from agricultural science, animal science, rural science, science or related degrees.

Learn to apply your understanding of animals in tropical climates to maximise cost-effective food production. Achieve a high level of independence in your decision making. Demonstrate accountability and professional development.

Understand recent developments in animal science and become familiar with essential ethical frameworks. Develop your skills to communicate with non-specialist audiences.

Consult the handbook for immunisation and first aid requirements and further information.

Inherent requirements

Inherent requirements are the identified abilities, attributes, skills, and behaviours that must be demonstrated, during the learning experience, to successfully complete a course. These abilities, attributes, skills, and behaviours preserve the academic integrity of the University’s learning, assessment, and accreditation processes, and where applicable, meet the standards of a profession. For more information please review the inherent requirements for the Graduate Diploma of Animal Sciences.