Teaching and practical training

The training course, combining different methods of teaching delivery and learning methodologies, aims to transmit both theoretical knowledge and practical training through 200 hours of lectures or interactive discussions (all done at the Department of Veterinary Medical Sciences), 10 hours online (Journal Club and discussion of cases);  325 hours of clinical training and project work.

For the awarding of the title and the Master's Diploma (acquisition of 60 credits), attendance of at least 75% of the aforementioned activities is mandatory. The student must be in the classroom (in-person classes). Only the 10 hours devoted to the Journal Club and discussion of clinical cases are scheduled online.


1. Anatomy and physiology of the endocrine system
2. Clinical Pathology and problem oriented approach
3. Endocrine Pancreas - Obesity and Lipid Disorders
4. Adrenals
5. GH Disorders and other pituitary problems
6. Thyroid
7. Calcium disorders
8. Reproductive endocrinology


Teaching span

Start: March 2024
End: December 2025

1st block of lessons

18 - 24 March 2024

2nd block of lessons

18 - 24 November 2024

3rd block of lessons

24 - 30 March 2025

4th block of lessons

3 - 9 November 2025

Final exam

1 - 2 December 2025


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Stage (6 CFU)

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Project work (7 CFU)

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How to test learning

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