University of Liverpool

University of Liverpool

Bovine Reproduction

The programme is modular in structure, with eight residential weeks spaced over two years. Learning methods include lectures, demonstrations, videos, practical work, discussions, field visits and directed reading. Participants will be expected to satisfy essay and work based continual assessments for each module during the course; to pass written, practical and oral examinations of the final module at the end of the programme. Although mainly restricted to the study of reproduction in cattle, the programme includes reference to other species to establish biological principles or to illustrate concepts for which information is not available in cattle and also covers key areas impinging on fertility such as nutrition and infectious disease.

Entry requirements

Honours degree in veterinary science; 3 years of relevant employment in a university; 5 years of relevant cattle experience.

Assessment methods

Participants will be expected to satisfy essay and work based continual assessments for each module during the course; to pass written, practical and oral examinations of the final module at the end of the programme; and to present a dissertation, not exceeding 10,000 words, before the award of the diploma.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PgDip Part-time September 2017 GBP 3,250 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2017 GBP 3,250 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2017 GBP 8,100 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2017 GBP 3,250 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2017 GBP 3,250 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2017 GBP 3,250 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Centre Campus Liverpool L3 5PS North West

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Recruitment
Telephone number: 
0151 794 5927