Bachelor of Veterinary Science with Honours
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Medicine, Health and Molecular Sciences
Completion of the Bachelor of Veterinary Science degree from James Cook University.
Entry requirements for this course are consistent with the Pathways to Qualifications in the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) Guidelines for Bachelor degrees.
Minimum English Language Proficiency Requirements
Students of non English speaking backgrounds must have an adequate English language capacity assessed under the Australian International English Language Testing System. An IELTS score of 7.0 with no component lower than 7.0 is required (Band 3 at JCU).
Additional selection requirements
Candidates must satisfy the School requirements relating to the necessary standard of academic achievement.
Special admission requirements
Interview (by invitation)
Academic Requirements for Course Completion
24 credit points as per course structure
Characteristics of learning outcomes for this course are consistent with those outlined in the Bachelor degree Guideline in the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF).
TV5101:12 Veterinary Science Honours Part 1 of 2
TV5102:12 Veterinary Science Honours Part 2 of 2
TV5103:06 Veterinary Science Honours Part 1 of 4
TV5104:06 Veterinary Science Honours Part 2 of 4
TV5105:06 Veterinary Science Honours Part 3 of 4
TV5106:06 Veterinary Science Honours Part 4 of 4
COURSE AVAILABLE AT
Expected time to complete
1 year full-time or equivalent part-time
Maximum time to complete
Maximum leave of absence
Course progression requisites
Course includes mandatory professional placement(s)
Special assessment requirements
Maximum allowed Pass Conceded (PC) grade
Supplementary exam for final subject
Inclusion of majors on testamur
Not applicable - this course does not have majors
Exit with lesser award
Available as an additional year of study
By invitation of the Head of School
Normally a minimum average grade of Credit is required in the pass degree subjects relevant to the field in which Honours is to be taken.