ANSC 190 : Veterinary Clinical Practices and Internship I

Practical animal experience at veterinary clinics, zoos, research labs or other animal facilities. Topics covered may include restraint procedures, veinipuncture, vital signs assessment, radiological techniques, veterinary business and front-office procedures, routine nursing care and animal husbandry. This course is intended for students entering veterinary technology, veterinary assisting or other animal-related fields. Students participating in ANSC 190 are required to show proof of current health insurance and obtain a professional liability policy through their internship supervisor.

Prerequisites

Admission in the Veterinary Technology Program and a grade of ā€œCā€ or better in all completed ANSC courses.

Course Outcomes

  • Perform required clinical competencies in assigned veterinary location(s).
  • Demonstrate professionalism in attendance, attitude, and behavior.
  • Discuss multiple aspects of veterinary medicine through case studies, guest lecturers, or other assignments.

Course Details

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3