Commencing semesters, 2018

Semester 1

Program level

Undergraduate

Program code

2418

Faculty

Science

School

School of Agriculture and Food Sciences

Location

Gatton

Delivery mode

Internal

View the Bachelor of Sustainable Agriculture (Honours) course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Livestock and Poultry Science single major.

Enquiries

Australian/domestic students

Faculty of Science

Email: enquire@science.uq.edu.au

Phone: 07 5460 1276 or 1800 642 093 (Freecall)

International students

International Student Advisor

Email: study@uq.edu.au

Phone: Outside Australia: + 61 3 8676 7004 Within Australia (Free Call): 1800 671 980

Enquire online

http://www.science.uq.edu.au/

Why study Livestock and Poultry Science?

You will study a range of sciences including animal behaviour, microbiology, anatomy and physiology, biochemistry, health, genetics and reproduction that underpin the effective and humane production of animals for food, fibre and pharmaceuticals.

You will use the latest technologies in disease control, welfare management, animal environment interactions and product quality.

You will also study business principles and gain practical skills in applying these through industry placements to ensure the profitable and sustainable management of livestock & poultry.

What you can study

In the production animal science major of the BSAgr(Hons) program students will undertake both an independent research project as well as course work focussing on the development of skills in research methodologies, research communication and entrepreneurship. The research project encompasses design, implementation & presentation of research in the field of production animal science. The research project will have an emphasis on defining the research issue, establishing methodology, undertaking appropriate analysis of data and drawing defensible conclusions.

Courses

View the Bachelor of Sustainable Agriculture (Honours) course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Livestock and Poultry Science single major.

What it costs

Please view the Bachelor of Sustainable Agriculture (Honours) for indicative fees.

How to apply

Please view the Bachelor of Sustainable Agriculture (Honours) for information on key dates and how to apply.