List of Professional Subjects

These are the Joint Department of Veterinary Medicine’s common professional subjects conducted at Gifu University and Tottori University.

*Colored subjects are mandatory

1st year
  • General Lecture of Veterinary Medicine I/II
  • Veterinary Anatomy I
  • Veterinary Physiology I
  • Veterinary Biochemistry I/II
  • Practice of Veterinary Biochemistry
2nd year
  • Veterinary Anatomy II
  • Practice of Veterinary Anatomy
  • Veterinary Histology I/II
  • Practice of Veterinary Histology
  • Veterinary Physiology II/III
  • Practice of Veterinary Physiology
  • Veterinary Pharmacology I
  • Animal Breeding and Genetics
  • Animal Behavior
  • Veterinary Immunology
  • Veterinary Microbiology I~IV
  • Practice of Veterinary Microbiology I/II
3rd year
  • Embryology I/II
  • Veterinary Pharmacology II/III
  • Practice of Veterinary Pharmacology
  • Laboratory Animal Science
  • Practice of Laboratory Animal Science
  • Radiation Biology
  • Veterinary Pathology I~III
  • Practice of Pathology I/II
  • Infectious Diseases of Animals I/II
  • Veterinary Parasitology I~III
  • Practice of Veterinary Parasitology
  • General Veterinary Public Health
  • Practice of General Veterinary Public Health
  • Food Hygiene I/II
  • Environmental Hygiene I/II
  • Veterinary Toxicology I/II
  • Practice of Veterinary Toxicology
  • Zoonosis I/II
4th year
  • Veterinary Ethics and Animal Welfare
  • Veterinary Laws
  • Avian Diseases
  • Fish Diseases
  • Animal Hygiene I/II
  • Practice of Animal Hygiene
  • Practice of Food Hygiene
  • Veterinary Epidemiology
  • Zoo and Wildlife Medicine
  • Veterinary Internal Medicine
  • Veterinary Pathology
  • General organ I~VI
  • Veterinary Clinical Ethology
  • General Veterinary Surgery
  • General Veterinary
  • Veterinary Anesthesiology
  • General Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging
  • Farm Animal Clinical Medicine I/II
  • Theriogenology I/II
  • Practice of Small Animal Internal Medicine I/II
  • Practice of Small Animal Veterinary Surgery
  • Practice of Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging
  • Practice of Farm Animal Clinical Medicine
  • Practice of Theriogenology I/II
Veterinary Common Achievement Test
5th year
  • General Lecture of organ I~VI
  • Ophthalmology
  • Veterinary Diagnostic Imagine
  • Equine Medicine
  • Clinical Clerkship I~IV
  • Animal Hygiene and Veterinary Public Health Internship
  • Advanced Lecture of Basic Veterinary Sciences
  • Advanced Lecture of Emerging and Re-emerging Infections Disease
  • Advanced Lecture of Farm Animals Clinic
  • Advanced Lecture of Small Animal Clinic
  • Advanced Practice of Farm Animals Pathologic Diagnosis
  • Advanced Practice of Veterinary Internship
Undergraduate Research
6th year
  • International Veterinary English
  • Laws and Animals
  • Undergraduate Research Training
  • Special Lecture of Risk assesment
  • Special Lecture of Collective veterinary medicine
  • Advanced Veterinary Oncology
  • Special Lecture of Pathological model Veterinary
  • Special Lecture of Public Veterinary
  • Advanced Practice of Conservation
  • Practice of International Veterinary Internhip


Professional subjects are described in the syllabus of each University.

Detailed information may be found/searched in the Web Syllabus.

Gifu University

Tottori University

Acquired licenses/qualifications (including eligibility for exams)

  • Veterinarian
  • Domestic Animal Inseminator
  • Food Sanitation Supervisor
  • Food Sanitation Inspector
  • Environmental Health Officer, etc.