Practical experience in management of the veterinary practice. Emphasis on client relations, record keeping, inventory, employment skills, and computer skills in the veterinary environment.
In-depth application of surgical, obstetrical, and anesthesia techniques including identification and use of instruments and equipment. Three hours lecture and two hours lab per week.
Fundamentals of pharmacology including recognition, calculation, labeling, packaging, and administration of veterinary drugs, biologics, and therapeutic agents. Discussion of normal and abnormal responses to these agents.
Topics address recently identified current events, skills, knowledges, and/or attitudes and behaviors pertinent to the technology or occupation and relevant to the professional development of the student. This course was designed to be repeated multiple times to improve student proficiency. Two hours lecture and one hour lab per week.
Practical, general workplace training supported by an individualized learning plan developed by the employer, college, and student.
VTHT 1160. Students are required to work 7 to 10 hours per week in an External Learning Environment.
Survey of feeding, common management practices, and care of canines and felines in a clinical setting. Introduction to common diseases of canines and felines encountered in the practice of veterinary medicine.
Survey of feeding, common management practices, and care of equines in a clinical setting. Review of common diseases of equines encountered in the practice of veterinary medicine.