VTEC 579 (02) - Small Animal Practicum I

Small Animal Practicum I

Durham   Thompson School of Applied Sci :: Veterinary Technology
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2023 - Full Term (08/28/2023 - 12/11/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   5  
CRN: 13137
Special Fees: $520.00
This course provides veterinary technology students service learning opportunities. Students manage a wellness clinic for pets, developing staffing/appointment schedules, and performing appropriate procedures on pets. Additionally, students travel off-campus to provide medical, husbandry, and behavioral care for shelter animals. Successful ascertainment and use of correct veterinary terminology is required. A surgical rotation is conducted to introduce techniques in anesthesia, surgical nursing, and dentistry.
Department Approval Required. Contact Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Prerequisite(s): VTEC 449 with minimum grade of C+ and VTEC 565 with minimum grade of C+
Cross listed with : VTEC 579.01
Classes not allowed in section: Freshman
Only listed majors in section: VET TECH
Instructors: Sarah Proctor, Carrie Finke

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2023 12/11/2023 M 11:10am - 12:00pm COLE C141
8/28/2023 12/11/2023 M 1:10pm - 5:00pm BART B119
8/28/2023 12/11/2023 W 3:40pm - 7:30pm COLE C141
Final Exam 12/15/2023 12/15/2023 F 10:30am - 12:30pm COLE C141