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BUSN 191: Veterinary Office and Computer Skills (3 credits)

Course Description

Veterinary Office and Computer Skills covers the support skills needed in a veterinary office. Because veterinary office skills are critical in the success or failure of a practice, this course will emphasize the following: client communication, public relations, ethical and legal procedures, bookkeeping functions, scheduling, records management, and telephone skills. Students will be introduced to one or more industry-standard veterinary software programs as well as word processing and spreadsheet software. (3 hours lecture)


Student Learning Outcomes

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

  • Contribute to a welcoming office environment that promotes accurate interactions with patients and clients.
  • Work as a team member to deliver service in an ethical, compassionate manner, following the Veterinary Technician's Code of Ethics developed by the National Association of Veterinary Technicians Association Ethics Committee.
  • Perform introductory office administrative duties to insure up-to-date filing and retrieval of documents, data entry, billing and receipts, and inventory.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of an industry-standard veterinary software program.
  • Demonstrate introductory skills for a word processing and spreadsheet program.

Degrees and Certificates

    For transfer information within the UH system, visit the System Transfer page


    Note: BUSN 191 has been changed to ANSC 191


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    Classes Offered

    • Spring 2014 - M, 2:30pm to 3:45pm, Hale Pālanakila 122, Y Horikiri - CRN: 60434 - view syllabus
    • Spring 2014 - W, 2:30pm to 3:45pm, Hale Pālanakila 122, Y Horikiri - CRN: 60676 - view syllabus
    • Fall 2014 - R, 2:30pm to 3:45pm, Hale Pālanakila 122, Kathleen Baxter - CRN: 62231 - view syllabus
    • Fall 2014 - T, 2:30pm to 3:45pm, Hale Pālanakila 122, Kathleen Baxter - CRN: 62448 - view syllabus
    • Spring 2013 - W, 1:00pm to 2:15pm, Hale Pālanakila 122, Y Horikiri - CRN: 62357 - view syllabus
    • Spring 2013 - T, 10:00am to 11:15am, Hale Pālanakila 122, P Regentine - CRN: 62358 - view syllabus
    • Spring 2013 - R, 10:00am to 11:15am, Hale Pālanakila 122, P Regentine - CRN: 62486 - view syllabus
    • Fall 2013 - MW, 1:00pm to 2:15pm, Hale Pālanakila 122, Y Horikiri - CRN: 64411 - view syllabus
    • Spring 2011 - TR, 1:30pm to 2:45pm, Hale Noʻeau 123, P Regentine - CRN: 61241 - view syllabus
    • Fall 2011 - MW, 12:30pm to 1:45pm, Hale Noʻeau 123, P Regentine - CRN: 63183 - view syllabus
    • Fall 2010 - TR, 1:30pm to 2:45pm, Hale Noʻeau 123, P Regentine - CRN: 60217 - view syllabus
    • Spring 2010 - TR, 1:30pm to 2:45pm, Hale Noʻeau 123, P Regentine - CRN: 63333 - view syllabus
    • Fall 2009 - W, 3:00pm to 5:30pm, Hale Noʻeau 123, P Regentine - CRN: 62287 - view syllabus

     
    May 8, 2014