VTEC 579 (02) - Small Animal Practicum I

Small Animal Practicum I

Durham   Thompson School of Applied Sci :: Veterinary Technology
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2024 - Full Term (08/26/2024 - 12/09/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   4  
CRN: 12627
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+
Classes not allowed in section: Freshman
Only listed majors in section: VET TECH
Instructors: Sarah Proctor, Mary Wiley

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/26/2024 12/9/2024 M 11:10am - 12:00pm COLE C141
8/26/2024 12/9/2024 M 1:10pm - 5:00pm BART B119
8/26/2024 12/9/2024 W 3:40pm - 7:30pm OFFCMP TBD