Pathology 800 is structured to train specialist veterinary pathologists, competent in the fields of diagnostic pathology and basic Research component, and to focus mainly on diseases and conditions in sub-Saharan domestic animals and wildlife. The course content deals with general and organ pathology, diseases and conditions of the various species and completion of a mini-dissertation, publishable as a Research component article in an internationally recognised journal. Within this 3-year period, 90 weeks of consecutive practical training, as required by the South African Veterinary Council, must be undertaken.
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