The Animal Science and Management major brings together studies in animal nutrition, growth and development, behaviour and welfare, genetics and breeding, health, livestock science, reproduction, and biotechnology.

Your major structure

You’ll complete this major as part of a Bachelor of Science degree.

In your first and second years you will complete subjects that are prerequisites for your major, including biology and animal science subjects.

In your third year, you will complete 50 points (four subjects) of deep and specialised study in animal science and management. This is a flexible major – you’ll be able to select your major subjects from a wide range of options.

Throughout your degree you will also take elective science subjects and breadth (non-science) subjects.

Sample course plan

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Animal Science and Management Start-year intake

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