Graduate Certificate in Science and Technology (GradCertScTech)
NZVA Accreditation in Sheep, Beef and Deer On-Farm Analysis
In addition to the usual entry qualifications this pathway is available to people who hold a veterinary degree which is recognised for registration purposes in New Zealand.
Candidates for the Graduate Certificate in Science and Technology (recognised by the NZVA as an Accreditation in Sheep, Beef and Deer On-Farm Analysis) will follow a flexible programme of study, which consists of courses at 200, 300, 700 level and NZVA Courses totalling at least 60 credits, comprising:
1. at least 45 credits from Massey University courses (at least 30 credits need to be at 300 level or higher);
2. up to 15 credits from the NZVA courses (700 level).
The basic qualification requirements for all Graduate Certificates in Science and Technology can be found on the Massey University website.
||Course name|| Credit
|283.201||Pasture and Crop Agronomy||15||Distance & Internal|
|189.251||Soil Fertility and Fertilisers||15||Distance & Internal|
|117.342||Animal Nutrition||15||Distance & Internal|
|194.343||Applied Physiology and Animal Welfare||15||Internal|
|117.345||Genetics for Livestock Improvement||15||Internal|
|117.371||Animal Production||15||Distance & Internal|
|117.381||Solving Problems in Animal Production||15||Internal|
|119.381||Decision-Making in Primary Industry (farm finance)
||15||Distance & Internal|
|119.358||Agricultural Production Systems||15||Distance & Internal|
|117.731||Principles of Epidemiology
||15||Distance & Internal|
|117.761||Ruminant Livestock Feeding||15||Distance & Internal|
|117.785||Advanced Studies in Animal Production||15||Distance & Internal|
|118.785||Principles of Veterinary Epidemiology||15||Distance|
|119.731||Topics in Agricultural Extension and Consultancy||15||Distance & Internal|
|119.752||Advanced Farm and Horticultural Management||15||Distance & Internal|
|141.724||Food Quality, Safety and Innovation||15||Distance & Internal|
|240.753||Supply Chain System Analysis||15||Block|
|240.754||Supply Chain Optimisation||15||Block|
|283.701||Advanced Pasture Production and Practice||15||Distance & Internal|
Sustainable Nutrient Management in NZ Agriculture
|Short Course||Understanding Herbicides||5||Short Course|
This column displays the delivery mode for the course. Courses at Massey can be studied internally, by distance or by block mode.
|Course number||Course name||Credit Value
|SBD01|| Animal Health Planning (sheep, beef, deer)
If you wish to continue onto the Master of Veterinary Medicine (MVM) or Master of Agriculture(MAg) programmes at Massey University we recommend that you contact the MVM office or AAG office before you complete 30 credits to enable transfer of credits to the appropriate Master programme.