Production Animal Science

    Major overview


    In the Production Animal Science major, you will study subjects in animal biology, genetics and breeding, nutrition, physiology, health and welfare. You will gain a detailed understanding of animal production industries, and how management strategies can optimise growth, improve animal welfare, protect against disease and deliver higher-quality products.

    Students who complete this major will be well equipped to study the University of Melbourne’s Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree, with an applied knowledge of animal science.