VT 280 : Clinical Practicum I

Transcript title

Clinical Practicum I

Credits

6

Grade mode

Standard letter grades

Contact hours total

216

Other hours

216

Prerequisites

VT 202, VT 204, VT 206 and VT 209.

Corequisites

VT 281.

Description

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.

Learning outcomes

1. Successful application of the essential skills required by the American Veterinary Medical Association accrediting agency.
2. Demonstrate punctuality and professionalism.

Outside of
expected

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