Distance Education

Important dates and Early Bird Discounts

Early Bird ends 31 October 2014



To see what's on offer in 2015, browse the list below and follow each course's link for more details. If you'd prefer to view the subject range in pdf format download the 2015 CVE Programs Brochure.

Small animal programs

Behavioural Medicine
Cardiorespiratory Medicine
Clinical Pathology
Diagnostic Imaging
     Abdominal Imaging 2015 May to August 2015
     Skeletal Imaging 2014  August to November 2014 - LAST CHANCE TO REGISTER
     Skeletal Imaging 2015  August to November 2015
     Thoracic Imaging 2015  February to May 2015
Emergency Medicine
Feline Medicine
Internal Medicine: A Problem Solving Approach FULL for 2015
Internal Medicine: Keys to Understanding
Sonology FULL for 2015

Medical Oncology running in 2016 [ register interest ] see the 2014 course details here

Large animal programs

Beef Production Medicine
Ruminant Nutrition running in 2016 [ register interest ] see the 2014 course details here


Enrol online from each subject's page; email us at cve.disted@sydney.edu.au or telephone 61 2 9351 7979. Payment plans are also available (see more below).



Register for a DE course and pay in full before the early bird ends and go into a draw to win 1 of 3 Apple iPad Minis.

Up for the challenge?

The Centre for Veterinary Education's Distance Education programs are designed to provide you with structured, flexible professional development that you can immediately implement in your practice, with:

  • expertly written notes by leaders in their veterinary fields
  • regular feedback from your tutors that ensures your success
  • structured learning you can do at home or at the practice
  • 10 modules to study over 10 months
  • face-to-face workshops
  • an interactive online forum with other participants
  • over 300 hours of challenging Continuing Professional Development (CPD)


Course fees are listed on each subject page and also in the 2015 brochure. Also, CVE members now receive 5% discount on Distance Education course registrations. Please look out for member rates (excluding eMembers).

PAYMENT PLANS for Distance Education courses are now available

Interested in a payment plan? Email us or call 61 2 9351 7979 during business hours.

CPD hours

Earn up to 334 CPD hours by completing your DE course.


Distance Education policies are outlined here. (Distance Education students may also qualify for a 10% discount on CVE events and TimeOnline programs. Please refer to the Policies page for further details.)

Technical requirements

Please visit this page for information.


Answers to questions about Distance Education programs.