Bachelor of Veterinary Science

Administration and Availability Information

Year

2010

Course Code

71510

Version

3

Faculty

Medicine, Health and Molecular Sciences

Award Requirements

Course Structure

Candidature

Progression

Advanced Standing

Award Details

Honours

Admission Requirements

QTAC Pre-requisites

English; Maths B; Chemistry; (Biological Science highly desirable)

Additional selection requirements

Submit JCU internal application form by 30 September

Special admission requirements

Academic Requirements for Course Completion

Credit points

120 credit points as per course structure

Additional course rules

Nil

Additional completion requirements

Nil

Course Structure

Core Subjects

Level 1

AG1002:03 Biological Principles for Agricultural and Veterinary Sciences

CH1001:03 Chemistry: A Central Science

TV1101:03 Veterinary Professional Life 1

TV1102:03 Cell Biology and Biochemistry for Veterinary Science and Agriculture

AG1003:03 Plant Biology for Agricultural and Veterinary Sciences

AG1004:03 Animal Biology for Agricultural and Veterinary Sciences

TV1200:03 Veterinary Professional Life 2

TV1203:03 Physiology and Pharmacology for Veterinary Science

Level 2

TV2001:12 Integrated Animal Structure and Function 1

TV2002:12 Integrated Animal Structure and Function 2

Level 3

TV3001:12 Transitions from Health to Disease 1

TV3002:12 Transitions from Health to Disease 2

Level 4

TV4001:12 Veterinary Clinical Sciences 1

TV4002:12 Veterinary Clinical Sciences 2

Level 5

TV5005:03 Veterinary Clinical and Professional Practice Part 1 of 4

TV5006:09 Veterinary Clinical and Professional Practice Part 2 of 4

TV5007:03 Veterinary Clinical and Professional Practice Part 3 of 4

TV5008:09 Veterinary Clinical and Professional Practice Part 4 of 4

Candidature

Expected time to complete

5 years full-time, not available part-time

Maximum time to complete

7 years

Maximum leave of absence

2 years

Progression

Course progression requisites

Must successfully complete all level 1 subjects before attempting any level 2 subject.

Course includes mandatory professional placement(s)

Candidates who fail a supplementary examination will be required to repeat the relevant year of study.

Special assessment requirements

Refer to Review of a Student’s Suitability to Continue a Course Involving Placement policy.

Accreditation requirements

Nil

Maximum allowed Pass Conceded (PC) grade

Nil

Supplementary exam for final subject

Not applicable

Advanced Standing

Eligibility

Candidates may apply for advanced standing for previous tertiary study in accordance with the Advanced Standing for Previous Studies and Recognised Prior Learning policy associated procedures.

Maximum allowed

18 credit points

Currency

Advanced standing will be granted only for studies completed in the 10 years prior to the commencement of this course.

Expiry

Advanced standing gained for any subject shall be cancelled 10 years after the date of the examination upon which the advanced standing is based if, by then, the candidate has not completed the course of study prescribed for the degree.

Other restrictions

Advanced standing may be granted only for level 1 subjects.

Award Details

Inclusion of majors on testamur

Not applicable - this course does not have majors

Exit with lesser award

Not applicable

Course articulation

Not applicable

Honours

Honours availability

Not available

Eligibility

Not applicable

Administration Information

Course Details

Effective date

1/01/2001

Discontinuation date

Stage

AC

Course level

Undergraduate

Course type

Coursework

Abbreviated title

BVSc

Category type

BAC

Honours

No

Allowable max credit

30

FOE code

061101

COS code

1018300000

Alternate course code

BVSB

Liabilities

AP CS ES IF OP

Mode Combination 1

STD/INT/FT

Mode Combination 2

Self management

Enrol: Yes

Withdraw: Yes

Selections: Yes

Location: Yes

Attendance: Yes

Administration Details

Owner

Faculty of Medicine, Health and Molecular Sciences

Joint Admin

Coordinator

Contact

QTAC Codes

MAJOR (if applicable)

CAMPUS

QTAC

No majors

Townsville

317051

Availability Information


Campus


SPK


Avail


CRICOS

Self
Mgt
ENR

Self
Mgt
WD

Self
Mgt
SEL

Self
Mgt
LOC

Self
Mgt
ATT

Mode
Comb
1

Mode
Comb
2


Liabilities

Available
to
Students

Continuing
Availability

TSV

SP1

2

063658C

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

STD/INT/FT

IF

Y

Y

TSV

SP2

2

063658C

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

STD/INT/FT

IF

Y

Y

TSV

SP3

2

063658C

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

STD/INT/FT

IF

Y

Y

TSV

SP6

2

063658C

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

STD/INT/FT

IF

Y

Y

TSV

AP1

1

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

STD/INT/FT

CS ES

Y

Y

TSV

AP2

1

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

STD/INT/FT

CS ES

Y

Y

Document Modification History

Version No.

Approval Date

Modification Type

Effective Date

1-09

10/2009

Original document

10/2009