Dec 14, 2019  
2019-2020 Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Catalog

VET 101 Introduction to Veterinary Technology


Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENG 101  or ENG 101W  
Recommended: Prior math and science
3 credits

This course introduces the role of the veterinary technician to employment opportunities, clinical settings and professional development opportunities in the field. Ethics, animal welfare regulations, state and federal laws are reviewed, including controlled substance laws, occupational safety and health regulations and veterinary practice responsibilities.  Preventive health care and introduction to nursing practices will be introduced.