AGRI 3010 Animal Health and Welfare
Credit Points 10
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Student Contribution Band HECS Band 1 10cp
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Level Undergraduate Level 3 subject
Equivalent Subjects AGRI 3008 Animal Health Ethics and Welfare
Incompatible Subjects AGRI 2002 Animal Health and Welfare
AGRI 2003 Animal Health and Welfare
Must have passed 80 credit points.
- Describe the principle immune defence systems of domestic and native Australian animals.
- Define and categorise types of animal diseases and causative agent(s).
- Compare and contrast animal disease aetiology, transmission, diagnosis and control.
- Evaluate the relationship between animal management and animal health and welfare implications
- Immune systems of domestic and native Australian animals.
- Pathogenic, non-pathogenic and zoonotic diseases of domestic and native Australian animals.
- Aetiology, transmission, diagnosis, and control of animal diseases.
- Sustainable animal health and welfare management.
Outdoor attire / Lab coats, enclosed footwear for indoor labs
The following table summarises the standard assessment tasks for this subject. Please note this is a guide only. Assessment tasks are regularly updated, where there is a difference your Learning Guide takes precedence.
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- There is no textbook which covers collectively Australian animal production, anatomy, physiology and handling so there have been no specific texts assigned for this subject. The additional university library sources have been fully updated to meet student needs. Many excellent resources are available on the web.
2022 Semester 1
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Attendance Requirements 80% attendance rate is imposed in all core subjects’ due to the nature of class activities that are aligned with subject assessments.