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VETS9013: Advanced Case Report in Vet Studies

This unit will require the investigation and preparation of a case report suitable for publication in a scientific journal. The case chosen should make a novel contribution to the veterinary literature. The length of the case report will vary according to journal requirements. Oral presentation(s) will form a part of the assessment for this unit, varying according to the required length of the report. Students should discuss the case regularly with their supervisor and complete a student/supervisor agreement form early to submit to the Sub Dean for Postgraduate Coursework.

Code VETS9013
Academic unit School of Veterinary Science Academic Operations
Credit points 6
Prerequisites:
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None
Corequisites:
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None
Prohibitions:
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None

At the completion of this unit, you should be able to:

  • LO1. Evaluate a case or case series as having features that warrant submission for publication.
  • LO2. Review the veterinary, and if applicable wider scientific, literature on a defined topic
  • LO3. Have the skills to prepare a manuscript in a style and format that would be acceptable for publication
  • LO4. Respond to critical evaluation of your work and address areas that require modification or clarification

Unit outlines

Unit outlines will be available 1 week before the first day of teaching for the relevant session.