|DVT*3000 Laboratory Animal Science S,F(4-0) [0.50]|
This course familiarizes the students with scientific research involving animals, as well as issues in veterinary ethics. Topics include the role of the Veterinary Technician in research, regulations governing the use of animals in research, basic steps required to conduct a research project, how various animal species are used in research, assessment of animal health and welfare during a research procedure, and the care and common diseases of research animals. Through the preparation and presentation of seminars, students are encouraged to examine various aspects of veterinary ethics.
|1999-2000 Diploma Program Calendar|