Wildlife health advanced 810

Module code WLS 810
Qualification Postgraduate
Faculty Faculty of Veterinary Science
Module content

This in depth module covers wildlife diseases within the fields of identification, pathology, diagnostics and prevention. It also will cover epidemiology including geographical information systems, and an introduction to certain statistical methods commonly used in veterinary science, and will provide the basis for further studies and research involving these techniques. “One Health” philosophy and practices with a focus on community impacts of wildlife management practices will also be covered. It provides the student with good insight into the important infectious, non-infectious and parasitic diseases. 

Module credits 20.00
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Production Animal Studies
Period of presentation Semester 1 or Semester 2

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