ANSC 190: Veterinary Clinical Practices and Internship I (3 credits)
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. (9 hours internship)
Pre-Requisite(s): Admission into Veterinary Technology Program
Student Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of the course, the student will be able to:
- Assist with physical exams, obtain objective patient data, and provide routine nursing care.
- Properly collect and analyze diagnostic samples including venous blood, urine, & parasitological samples.
- Safely and effectively produce diagnostic radiographic images.
- Effectively communicate with clients and veterinary staff.
- Perform routine business transactions and maintain patient and facility records.
- Implement clinic sanitation and nosocomial protocols.
For transfer information within the UH system, visit the System Transfer page
- Summer 2015 - T, 2:30pm to 4:30pm, Hale Na‘auao 104, Kathleen Baxter - CRN: 64003
- Summer 2014 - W, 4:00pm to 6:00pm, Hale Pālanakila 102, John Kaya - CRN: 61073 - view syllabus
- Fall 2013 - W, 4:00pm to 5:15pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 117, Sam Craddock - CRN: 64392
- Fall 2012 - MW, 4:00pm to 6:00pm, Hale ‘Iolani 116, Sam Craddock - CRN: 61227
- Spring 2011 - T, 5:30pm to 6:30pm, Sam Craddock - CRN: 61199 - view syllabus
- Fall 2011 - T, 5:30pm to 7:20pm, Sam Craddock - CRN: 63272 - view syllabus
- Fall 2010 - asynchronous , Sam Craddock - CRN: 60344 - view syllabus
- Spring 2010 - asynchronous , Shannon Nakamura - CRN: 63280