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ANIML SC 3100RW - Laboratory Animal Science III

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 3
Term: Semester 2
Campus: Roseworthy
Contact: Up to 6 hours per week
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
Available for Non-Award Study: Yes
Assumed Knowledge: BIOLOGY 1101, AGRIC 2500WT/RW, ANIML SC 2530RW
Syllabus:

This course aims to instil the major principles of the study of laboratory animals and their utilisation for teaching, research and commercial purposes. This will include developing a scientific understanding of the applications and limitations of various laboratory animal species in addition to practical experience in animal handling and other procedures. Topics will include animal handling, breeding, feeding, maintenance, minor interceptions and minor surgical procedures. Students will be involved with a research project in which relevant aspects of laboratory animal science will be undertaken. Species studied will include mice, rats, guinea pigs and rabbits. The student will become familiar with processes associated with induction of gastrointestinal diseases and disorders which affect humans, in rats and mice. These disorders could include chemotherapy-induced mucositis, gastric ulceration and inflammatory bowel disease. Students will also be exposed to the ways in which the animal models can be utilised, for example, in the testing of new treatment modalities.

Course Fees

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Student Status

Domestic
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What type of place are you studying in

Commonwealth supported
Full fee paying

Study Level

Undergraduate
Postgraduate Coursework
Non Award

Program of Study

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Units
EFTSL
Amount
3
0.125
          
  


Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Semester 2 Mon 12/08/2019 Sat 31/08/2019 Fri 20/09/2019 Fri 01/11/2019


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
23014 LE01 80 17 31 Jul - 31 Jul Wednesday 9am - 11am Eastick, G05, Teaching Room
7 Aug - 4 Sep Wednesday 9am - 11am Veterinary Science, G05-G07, Teaching Room
11 Sep - 18 Sep Wednesday 9am - 12pm Veterinary Science, G05-G07, Teaching Room
9 Oct - 9 Oct Wednesday 9am - 11am Veterinary Science, G05-G07, Teaching Room
16 Oct - 16 Oct Wednesday 11am - 12pm Veterinary Science, G05-G07, Teaching Room
16 Oct - 16 Oct Wednesday 2pm - 4pm Veterinary Science, G05-G07, Teaching Room
23 Oct - 30 Oct Wednesday 9am - 12pm Veterinary Science, G05-G07, Teaching Room
Automatic Enrolment Class: Practical
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
21127 PR01 80 17 31 Jul - 18 Sep Wednesday 1pm - 4pm Veterinary Science, G08, Laboratory
9 Oct - 9 Oct Wednesday 1pm - 4pm Veterinary Science, G08, Laboratory
16 Oct - 16 Oct Wednesday 9am - 11am Leske, G18, Computer Suite
16 Oct - 16 Oct Wednesday 1pm - 2pm Leske, G18, Computer Suite
23 Oct - 23 Oct Wednesday 1pm - 4pm Veterinary Science, G05-G07, Teaching Room
30 Oct - 30 Oct Wednesday 1pm - 4pm Veterinary Science, G08, Laboratory
Automatic Enrolment Class: Tutorial
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
21128 TU01 80 17 31 Jul - 31 Jul Wednesday 11am - 12pm Eastick, G05, Teaching Room
7 Aug - 4 Sep Wednesday 11am - 12pm Veterinary Science, G05-G07, Teaching Room
9 Oct - 9 Oct Wednesday 11am - 12pm Veterinary Science, G05-G07, Teaching Room