Introductory veterinary diagnostics 300

Module code IVD 300
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Veterinary Science
Module content

The module introduces the student to clinical diagnostics in the normal animal patient, and evidence-based approaches of veterinary science. It consists of 3 integrated content components being the diagnostic focus, the clinical physiology focus and the research focus. The evidence-based approach acts as the integration of the clinical physiology and research focus areas, and is presented using group assignments where students have to critically appraise and interpret research papers using their knowledge of normal and abnormal physiological processes or clinical findings.

Module credits 20.00
NQF Level 07
Prerequisites Third year academic level and admission to relevant programme.
Contact time 3 lectures per week, 6 practicals per semester
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Production Animal Studies
Period of presentation Year

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