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Small Animal Medicine

GradCert Small Animal Medicine
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 30)
Grad Cert Small Animal Medicine is suitable for Veterinary Surgeons working in small animal practice who wish to develop their approach and knowledge more specifically in this area The programme is offered as an online distance-learning course. Applicants will be expected to commit to online learning and attend an introductory session and one prescribed workshop in UCD.

Entry requirements

- Applicants are required to have a degree in veterinary medicine.

- Applicants will require a computer and Broadband Internet access and an intermediate level of IT skills (be able to browse the Internet, download files, utilise email, complete online forms, and use desktop editing software such as MS Excel and Word). While an induction programme to online learning will be provided, applicants whose IT skills do not meet an intermediate standard are advised to undertake beginners IT training before commencing the programme.


1 year part time.

Further enquiries

Contact Name: Margaret MacDonagh
Contact Number:+353 1 716 6223

Subjects taught

Stage 1 - Core
Evidence-based approach to SAM VET40440
Systems-based advances in SAM VET40450


Who should apply?
Part Time option suitable for:
Domestic(EEA) applicants: Yes
International (Non EEA) applicants currently residing outside of the EEA Region. No.

Enrolment and start dates

Next Intake:2018/2019 September

Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised.

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