Postgraduate coursework in
Animal science:

This program commenced in 2014 and replaced the existing Graduate Certificate in Animal Studies. For students currently enrolled in the Graduate Certificate in Animal Studies, please refer to the following link (Graduate Certificate in Animal Studies) for information on your program requirements including the rules and courses to be completed.

Program rules and requirements

The courses offered in the Graduate Certificate in Animal Science are set out in the course list. Each course is allocated a certain number of units (#). A standard full-time study load is 8 units per semester.

The Program Rules explain what is required to complete the Graduate Certificate in Animal Science. These requirements include the total number of units you need to complete in order to graduate.

To have your degree conferred, you also need to comply with the General Award Rules. The General Award Rules, along with other policies and regulations, can be found on the University Rules page.

If you require assistance at any time please contact the Faculty of Science at enquire@science.uq.edu.au or phone 3365 1888.

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Program Requirements

What do the different requirements mean?

Part A - Foundation courses
Part B - General courses
Part C - Major specific courses
Part D - Research courses
Part E - choose an elective from the GCAnimSc course list

The standard teaching periods are:

  • Semester 1: Generally late February to June
  • Semester 2: Generally late July to November

Semester 1 Commencement

Year 1 - Semester 1
Course Code & Title Requirements

#2 from

ANIM7214 Animals in Society

Elective

 

Part A

Part B, C or E

#2 from

ANIM7219 Animal Reproductive Science

Elective

 

Part A

Part B, C or E

#2 from

ANIM7240 Animal Nutrition and Technology

Elective

 

Part A

Part C

Elective Part C

 

Semester 2 Commencement

Year 1 - Semester 2
Course Code & Title Requirements

#2 from

ANIM7620 Concepts in Animal Science

Elective

 

Part A

Part B, C or E

Elective Part B, C or E
Elective Part C
Elective Part C

 

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