Classes Taught

Spring 2020

VET104 Veterinary Assistant II 3 Credits
This is a lecture/laboratory course where students will learn hands on skills needed to perform the duties of a veterinary assistant. The course will build foundation skills for veterinary clinical care for the veterinary assistant. This course includes foundations in pharmacy and pharmacology, surgical preparation and assisting, the veterinary assistant's role in collection of laboratory samples, and diagnostic imaging.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in VET101 and VET103. High school biology strongly recommended.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
35040
High School
WEST-MEC
Lecture
02/10/2020 - 04/03/2020

Closed

Lab Notes: Students registering for class 35040 must also register for .
35041
High School
WEST-MEC
Lab
02/10/2020 - 04/03/2020

Closed

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 35041 must also register for .
VET109 Veterinary Assistant Internship 1 Credits
This course provides Veterinary Assistant program students with off-campus clinical experience in a small animal general veterinary practice. There is opportunity for practical application and development of knowledge, skills, and abilities acquired in program coursework at a veterinary assistant level. Students have exposure to practice philosophies, methodologies, and real-life situations requiring critical thinking and decision-making abilities. The internship includes instruction and evaluation by veterinarians or veterinary technicians guided by the National Association of Veterinary Technicians in America Veterinary Assistant Student Essential and Recommended Skills list.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in VET101, VET103, and VET104.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
35042
High School
WEST-MEC
Lab
05/05/2020 - 06/26/2020

Closed

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