VTEC 565 (1HY) - Pharmacology for Veterinary Technicians

Pharmacology for Vet Techs

Durham   Thompson School of Applied Sci :: Veterinary Technology
Course Delivery Method: Online with some campus visits, EUNH
Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2020 - Full Term (01/21/2020 - 05/04/2020)
Class Size:   30  
CRN: 56671
This course provides study in the area of veterinary medicines emphasizing classes and actions of drugs, calculating dosages, proper administration, and dispensing of drugs. Topics include general pharmacology, calculating dosages, pharmacy regulation guidelines and record keeping. Case-based learning is utilized to correlate common diseases in companion animals with associated pharmacological agents. Specifically, disease pathogenesis, diagnosis, and treatment options are discussed along with pertinent technician interventions and evaluations. Prereq: AAS 428.
Equivalent(s): VTEC 265
Instructors: Mary Wiley

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/21/2020 5/4/2020 Hours Arranged ONLINE
1/21/2020 5/4/2020 F 10:10am - 11:00am BART B134

Booklist

Serling, J. (2017). Practical Pharmacology for Veterinary Technicians. Bluedoor, LLC. ISBN: 978-1-68135-518-4 Summers, A. (2020). Common Diseases of Companion Animals (4th ed.). Elsevier. ISBN: 978-0323596572