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Advanced Veterinary Case Management 2 (VET676)

School School of Veterinary and Life Sciences
Credit Points 3
Availability MURDOCH: H-internal, S1-internal, S2-internal, Y-internal
Teaching Timetables Murdoch S1
Murdoch S2
Description This unit provides further case exposure and advanced, directly-supervised training in speciality-relevant veterinary case management. 'Case exposure' is defined as speciality-relevant material that might include animals referred to MUVH for clinical management (diagnosis and treatment), necropsies and histopathology examinations, or laboratory case data. Assessment includes completion of a comprehensive case log.
Unit Learning Outcomes 1. Make appropriate clinical assessments and judgements on tertiary care cases in their aligned discipline
2. Where appropriate, perform technical procedures of an appropriate standard on tertiary care cases in their aligned discipline
3. Communicate clearly, relevant clinical information, to veterinarians, to clients and to their peers
4. To concisely and accurately report case information in a form that is sufficient to document the management and be published.
Timetabled Learning Activities Contact time will vary according to speciality.
Assessment Students will be assessed on the basis of:
* Active engagement in case management/case rounds (150h, 300h or 450h): (60%)
* Documentation of each case managed in a detailed Case Log, to be submitted for evaluation by the supervisor: (40%)

Students are required to spend time actively engaged in the practice of their discipline area, including the diagnosis/treatment/management of cases together with detailed discussions with their supervisor(s) and other peers (case rounds). They are expected to to write reports or referral letters for these cases as deemed relevant for their discipline area and to maintain a detailed record of their activities in a case log.
Prerequisites Enrolment in the Master of Veterinary Clinical Studies.
Appears in these Courses/Majors:
see individual structures for context
Master of Veterinary Clinical Studies (MVetClinStud)
Internet Access RequirementsMurdoch units normally include an online component comprising materials, discussions, lecture recordings and assessment activities. All students, regardless of their location or mode of study, need to have access to and be able to use computing devices with browsing capability and a connection to the Internet via Broadband (Cable, ADSL or Mobile) or Wireless. The Internet connection should be readily available and allow large amounts of data to be streamed or downloaded (approximately 100MB per lecture recording). Students also need to be able to enter into online discussions and submit assignments online.
Advanced Veterinary Case Management 2 (VET6761) - as for VET676 except as follows
School School of Veterinary and Life Sciences
Credit Points 6
Availability MURDOCH: H-internal, S1-internal, S2-internal, Y-internal
Teaching Timetables Murdoch S1
Murdoch S2
Timetabled Learning Activities
Appears in these Courses/Majors:
see individual structures for context
Master of Veterinary Clinical Studies (MVetClinStud)
Internet Access RequirementsMurdoch units normally include an online component comprising materials, discussions, lecture recordings and assessment activities. All students, regardless of their location or mode of study, need to have access to and be able to use computing devices with browsing capability and a connection to the Internet via Broadband (Cable, ADSL or Mobile) or Wireless. The Internet connection should be readily available and allow large amounts of data to be streamed or downloaded (approximately 100MB per lecture recording). Students also need to be able to enter into online discussions and submit assignments online.
Advanced Veterinary Case Management 2 (VET6762) - as for VET676 except as follows
School School of Veterinary and Life Sciences
Credit Points 9
Availability MURDOCH: H-internal, S1-internal, S2-internal, Y-internal
Teaching Timetables Murdoch S1
Murdoch S2
Timetabled Learning Activities
Appears in these Courses/Majors:
see individual structures for context
Master of Veterinary Clinical Studies (MVetClinStud)
Internet Access RequirementsMurdoch units normally include an online component comprising materials, discussions, lecture recordings and assessment activities. All students, regardless of their location or mode of study, need to have access to and be able to use computing devices with browsing capability and a connection to the Internet via Broadband (Cable, ADSL or Mobile) or Wireless. The Internet connection should be readily available and allow large amounts of data to be streamed or downloaded (approximately 100MB per lecture recording). Students also need to be able to enter into online discussions and submit assignments online.

Contacts

Unit Coordinator
VET676
Professor Giselle Hosgood
Professor in Small Animal Surgery

Murdoch Campus
t: 9360 2265
e: G.Hosgood@murdoch.edu.au
o: 262.2.119 - Vet Surgical Centre, Murdoch Campus
VET6761
Professor Giselle Hosgood
Professor in Small Animal Surgery

Murdoch Campus
t: 9360 2265
e: G.Hosgood@murdoch.edu.au
o: 262.2.119 - Vet Surgical Centre, Murdoch Campus
VET6762
Professor Giselle Hosgood
Professor in Small Animal Surgery

Murdoch Campus
t: 9360 2265
e: G.Hosgood@murdoch.edu.au
o: 262.2.119 - Vet Surgical Centre, Murdoch Campus
Unit Contacts
VET676; VET6761; VET6762

MURDOCH: H-Internal
MURDOCH: S1-Internal
MURDOCH: S2-Internal
MURDOCH: Y-Internal
Professor Giselle Hosgood
Professor in Small Animal Surgery

Murdoch Campus
t: 9360 2265
e: G.Hosgood@murdoch.edu.au
o: 262.2.119 - Vet Surgical Centre, Murdoch Campus
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