Veterinary - Small Animal Medicine

University College Dublin


Course Name Veterinary - Small Animal Medicine
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code D044
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Graduate Certificate National University of Ireland None
Apply To Course provider
Attendance Options Part time, Online or Distance
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters GradCert
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 2022/2023 September.
Application Date How to apply?
The following entry routes are available:
Graduate Certificate Small Animal Medicine (Sept) PT (D044)
Deadline: Rolling*

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

As of September 2019 the Grad Cert in Small Animal Medicine will be going on hiatus. Please check back here regularly to find out when the enrolment will resume.
Application Weblink Web Page - Click Here
Duration 12 months, part time online.
Course Fee GradCert Small Animal Medicine (D044) Part Time
EU fee per year - €4,790
nonEU fee per year - €4,790

***Fees are subject to change
Link to Course Fee Web Page - Click Here
Financial Support Please note that UCD offers a number of graduate scholarships for full-time, self-funding international students, holding an offer of a place on a UCD graduate degree programme. For further information please see International Scholarships
Entry Requirements

Expand+• 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...

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

Part Time option suitable for:
Domestic(EEA) applicants: Yes
International (Non EEA) applicants currently residing outside of the EEA Region. Yes
Course Content

Expand+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 th...

Subjects Taught Stage 1 - Core
Evidence-based approach to SAM VET40440
Systems-based advances in SAM VET40450
Assessment Method The assessment strategy combines regular formative / low stakes assessment pieces including; group discussion of cases on discussion boards with feedback, concept maps, critical appraisal of papers, construction of evidence-based summaries and group work with end of semester single best answer MCQ, a written critically appraised topic and a structured case report as the capstone assessment.
Number of Credits 30
Further Enquiries CONTACT NAME: Ulyana O'Neill
CONTACT NUMBER:+353 1 716 6102
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here
International Students Web Page - Click Here