ANSC 266: Veterinary Clinical Practices & Internship II


ANSC 266: Veterinary Clinical Practices & Internship II (3 credits)

Course Description

A continuation of ANSC 190, this course provides veterinary technology students with additional practical experience in a clinical setting. Topics covered include: advanced sample collection & handling techniques, dentistry, administration of medications, anesthesiology & surgical assisting, and advanced nursing techniques. Emphasis is placed on integrating classroom learning with practical work experience. (9 hours internship)

Pre-Requisite(s): Grade of "C" or better in ANSC 190.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the course, the student will be able to:

  • Safely and effectively administer anesthesia and provide surgical assistance.
  • Accurately dispense & administer medications to patients by a variety of routes (IV, PO, SQ) and explain prescribed medications to clients.
  • Provide advanced nursing care including bandaging, wound care, critical- and emergency patient care.
  • Perform routine dental prophylaxis.
  • Perform advanced sample-collection and handling techniques.
  • Provide client education in a variety of areas.

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