VT 280 : Clinical Practicum I
Clinical Practicum I
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Provides hands-on experience working with actual animal cases in a clinical veterinary setting. Links prior coursework with off-campus learning experiences providing development of increased proficiency of essential skills necessary for a career as a veterinary technician. In this first practicum course, students are matched to two different practicum sites, each for a three-week period. Each student is expected to attend 120 total hours for each three-week period at a clinical site.
1. Successful application of the essential skills required by the American Veterinary Medical Association accrediting agency.
2. Demonstrate punctuality and professionalism.