Courses

Concepts, definitions and classifications of zoonoses.  Studies on specific bacterial, viral, bedsonia, rickettsial, protozoan and fungal zoonoses with emphasis on prevention, early detection, control and eradication.  Ecology, water sources and...

Clinical and practical training of students with emphasis on the handling and examination of animals, including the introduction to patient care and hospital practices including the clinical exposures and management of disease outbreaks.

Functions and clinical examination of female reproductive organs of large animals; puberty and sexual reproductive hormones and glands; oestrous cycle processes of copulation, fertilization and gestation; anomalies of foetal development (including genetic and...

Principles of meat hygiene.  Biological and chemical bases of meat hygiene, ante-mortem and post-mortem procedures.  Description of various categories of slaughter policies.  Basic construction and principles of a functional abattoir. ...

Clinical features, investigative procedures, treatment options and prognosis of common surgical conditions in small and large animals; congenital anomalies, trauma, non-neoplastic lumps, neoplasia, obstructions, displacements, degenerations and fluid leakage.

History, scope and uses in veterinary practice.  Descriptive, analytic and experimental phases; medical detection, ecological and mathematical approaches.  Occurrence, frequencies and implications.  Diseases in populations, Mass action against...

Fractures and bone repair, orthopaedic examination of the patient, reduction and fixation of fractures; orthopaedic nursing; diagnosis and treatment of fractures of long bones, pelvis, spine and skull; diagnosis and treatment of lameness in horses, cattle,...

Cosmetic, palliative, curative and operative procedures on the head, neck, thorax, abdomen and  perineum of small animals.

 Lectures and discussions on infectious, non-infectious metabolic and nutritional disease of cats and dogs, infectious and non-infectious diseases of laboratory animals including rabbits, rats, mice, etc.  Emphasis will be placed on the epidemiology...

A course study on infectious, non-infectious, metabolic and nutritional diseases of pigs.  Primary emphasis will  be placed on the epidemiology, clinical signs, treatment and control of relevant disease of importance in the tropical environment.