VT 281 : Clinical Practicum II
Clinical Practicum II
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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 second practicum course, students will be matched to a practicum site for a three-week period. Each student is expected to attend 120 total hours for the three-week period at the clinical site. Reflection upon the practicum experiences will occur during the final week of the course.
1. Successful application of the essential skills required by the American Veterinary Medical Association accrediting agency.
2. Demonstrate punctuality and professionalism.