Dairy Herd Health

University College Dublin


Course Name Dairy Herd Health
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code X389
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Minor Certificate (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Minor National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Online
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters GradCert
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 2020/2021 September
Application Date How to apply?
The following entry routes are available:
Grad Cert Dairy Herd Health Sep PT (X389)

18 Months

Part Time

Rolling *

* Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised.
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Duration 18 months part-time.
Course Fee

Expand+GradCert Dairy Herd Health (X389) Part Time
EU Year 1 - € 3600
EU Year 2 - € 1190 aa
nonEU Year 1 - € 3600
nonEU Year 2 - € 1190 aa

aaSecond Year Fee applies to Students in 2nd Year in 2020 and who were a 1st ...

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Entry Requirements

Expand+Applicants must possess a degree in Veterinary medicine that is registerable with the Veterinary Council of Ireland (www.vci.ie).

Non-UCD Graduates must provide transcripts of degree(s).

International applicants must demonstrate proof of Engli...


Expand+Vision and Values Statement
The Irish dairy industry currently enjoys a reputation for good standards of animal welfare, an environmentally friendly production system and safe food products. In order to ensure good standards of dairy cow welfare, s...

Course Content

Expand+GradCert Dairy Herd Health
Academic Year 2020/2021
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 30)

Grad Cert Dairy Herd Health consists of modules in herd health skills, dairy herd fertility, nutrition and production disease, milk quality and mastitis...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Each week students will be expected to contribute to a range of online-learning activities; this will require approximately 10-12 hours of work per week.
The learning activities will involve contributing to an online community to discuss relevant to...

Number of Credits 30
Further Enquiries Contact Name: Margaret MacDonagh
Contact Number: +353 (0) 1 716 6233
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