Veterinary Science Courses

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Veterinary Science Courses

Veterinarians play a major role in the health care of pets, livestock, zoo animals, and sporting and laboratory animals. With high and increasing demand for sustainable animal usage and production which meets both health and welfare expectations, our degree makes this a core focus. JCU Veterinary Science students benefit from a range of state-of-the-art facilities, as well as JCU’s unique emphasis on rural and tropical practice. Opportunities for studying Veterinary Science are detailed below

Diploma

CourseDurationMode
Diploma of Higher Education in General Studies1 year full-timeOn campus
Diploma of Higher Education in Health1 year full-timeOn campus

Bachelor

Bachelor of Veterinary Science5 years full-timeOn campus

Honours

Veterinary Science offers the opportunity for further study to complement a Bachelor degree with the additional one year honours course

Graduate Certificate

Graduate Certificate of Tropical Animal Science6 months full-timeOn campus
Graduate Certificate of Tropical Veterinary Science6 months full-timeOn campus

Graduate Diploma

Graduate Diploma of Tropical Animal Science1 year full-timeOn campus
Graduate Diploma of Tropical Veterinary Science1 year full-timeOn campus

Masters

Master of Tropical Animal Science1.5 years full-timeOn campus
Master of Tropical Veterinary Science1.5 years full-timeOn campus
Master of Philosophy (Health)2 years full timeOn campus;Off campus

Doctor of Philosophy

Doctor of Philosophy (Health)4 years full timeOn campus;Off campus