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About

Tropical animal science has become an area of global importance as world trade continues to expand. The Tropical Animal Science programme from James Cook University aims tio develop better methods for improving production in all livestock species within tropical regions.

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Overview

The  Tropical Animal Science course from James Cook University has:

  • Purpose-built emergency veterinary clinic including operating theatres and radiology facilities
  • Anatomy and biomedical science teaching and research laboratories, including housing for small, large and aquatic animals
  • Veterinary teaching facilities in Atherton, Malanda, Townsville and Charters Towers.

Career opportunities

Tropical animal science covers the field of animal nutrition, welfare, and production with the aim of improving productivity of livestock, and better utilisation of animal resources in tropical, subtropical and similar agro-ecological environments. You can study a specialist area to further develop your career prospects.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Veterinary Public Health 
  • Animal Production 
  • Epidemiology 
  • Applied Protocol Writing 
  • Research and Dissertation 
  • Animal Nutrition 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS or TOEFL needed

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7 (required)
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
94 (required)
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code: 044959C

  • Completion of an AQF level 7 Bachelor Degree in Animal Science; or
  • Completion of qualifications recognised as equivalent to the above.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    38960 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 38960 AUD per year and a duration of 18 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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