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Major

Animal and Veterinary Bioscience

Bachelors of Mathematics/Science

This major focuses on raising global living standards through greater efficiencies in animal production while also maintaining animal wellbeing.

You will work with global collaborators to create farming systems which maintain sustainable ecosystems, and conserve wildlife populations to enhance diversity and sustainability.

Highlights

Career possibilities

Our programs prepare you for your first job and beyond. Here are some of the careers you could be on your way to:

  • Veterinary technician
  • Laboratory technician
  • Technical manager
  • Veterinary nurse

How you'll learn

Your learning experiences are designed to best suit the learning outcomes of the courses you choose.

  • Lectures
  • Tutorials
  • Work placements
  • Overseas study
  • Research experience
  • Laboratory work
  • Fieldwork
  • Seminars
  • Workshops

What you'll study

At UQ, subjects are called 'courses'. Here's a sample of the courses you could study:

  • Animal and Plant Biosecurity
  • Animal Reproduction Cell and Tissue Biology for Agriculture and Veterinary Science
  • Emerging Issues in Animal Biosciences
  • Stem Cells, Clones and Genetically Modified Organisms

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