5 years single cycle degree in

Veterinary medicine

Class: LM-42 - Veterinary medicine

Class LM-42 - Veterinary medicine
Duration 5 years
Branch Legnaro
Language Italian
Tuition fees and scholarships
Programme coordinator MATTEO GIANESELLA
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Characteristics and objectives
The single cycle Veterinary Medicine degree course proposes a high quality training to the students, in order to give them all the theoretical and practical skills (resulting also from the training activity). The aim is to reach the "day one skills" to work also in an independent way as veterinarians dedicated to animal health care; to promote animal health and welfare and, consequently, to ensure public health; to ensure food quality and safety. Veterinary Medicine of the University of Padova was approved by EAEVE (European Association of Establishments for Veterinary Education) in 2010 and this evaluation proves the high standard quality of the didactics offer. The course allows course of study and research prosecution at post lauream formation level (PhD, Specialization Schools, Master, High formation courses, etc.).

Occupational opportunities
Veterinary Medicine trained professional figure will be able to perform freelance activity, work in the National Sanitary Service; in the armed forces, in public and private industry, in National and International institutions and Research bodies.

  Teaching list

1st Year VETERINARY BIOCHEMISTRY [ FABIO VIANELLO ] ZOOLOGY (MOD. C) [ TOMASO PATARNELLO ] VETERINARY HISTOLOGY AND EMBRIOLOGY (MOD. B) [ GIUSEPPE RADAELLI ] VETERINARY ANATOMY I [ BRUNO COZZI ] ANATOMY VETERINARY II [ MARCO VINCENZO PATRUNO ] MOLECULAR BIOLOGY (MOD. A) [ CRISTIAN TACCIOLI ] ENGLISH LANGUAGE [ NICOLA DAL FERRO ] FINAL EXAM BIOLOGY, ZOOLOGY AND VETERINARY HISTOLOGY (C.I.) [ TOMASO PATARNELLO ] 2nd Year ANIMAL NUTRITION AND ECONOMICS HYGIENE AND TECHNOLOGY FOR FOOD SAFETY SECOND YEAR TRAINING VETERINARY PHYSIOLOGY 2 ANIMAL BREEDING AND GENETICS VETERINARY PHYSIOLOGY 1 AND ETHOLOGY IMMUNOLOGY AND VETERINARY SEROLOGICAL METHODS (MOD. B) VETERINARY VIROLOGY AND BACTERIOLOGY (MOD. A) VETERINARY MICROBIOLOGY AND IMMUNOLOGY (C.I.) 3rd Year THIRD YEAR TRAINING GENERAL PATHOLOGY VETERINARY GENERAL ANATOMICAL PATHOLOGY VETERINARY PHARMACOLOGY AND TOXICOLOGY MEDICAL SEMEIOTICS AND LABORATORY DIAGNOSTIC VETERINARY SURGERY PATHOLOGY AND SEMEIOTICS VETERINARY OBSTETRICS AND PATHOLOGY OF REPRODUCTION ANIMAL HUSBANDRY PARASITOLOGY AND PARASITIC DISEASES 1 (MOD. A) PARASITOLOGY AND PARASITIC DISEASES 2 (MOD. B) PARASITOLOGY AND PARASITIC DISEASES (C.I.) 4th Year FARM ANIMALS 1 COMPANION ANIMALS 1 PUBLIC HEALTH 1 ANIMAL WELFARE AND VETERINARY PROFESSION FOURTH YEAR TRAINING VETERINARY SURGERY VETERINARY SPECIAL ANATOMICAL PATHOLOGY FOOD SANITARY INSPECTION METHODS VETERINARY CLINICAL PATHOLOGY (MOD. A) VETERINARY DIAGNOSTIC IMAGING (MOD. B) INFECTIOUS DISEASES OF LIVESTOCK, POULTRY AND COMPANION ANIMALS VETERINARY MEDICAL PATHOLOGY AND DIAGNOSTIC IMAGING (C.I) 5th Year PUBLIC HEALTH 2 FARM ANIMALS 2 COMPANION ANIMALS 2 FIFTH YEAR TRAINING VETERINARY CLINICAL MEDICINE VETERINARY SURGERY CLINIC CLINICS IN REPRODUCTION