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NOVA 2012-2013 College Catalog: Programs of Study

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VETERINARY TECHNOLOGY Code: 1880 Catalog Year: 2012-2013
Associate of Applied Science Degree   LO
  Courses Credits Grade
Two Years
2CHM Elective 4  
6CST 110 Intro to Communication 3  
ENG 111 College Composition 1 3  
4___ ___    Humanities/Fine Arts Elective 3  
MTH 126 Mathematics for Allied Health 2  
5PED 116 Lifetime Fitness & Wellness 1  
3___ Social Science Elective 3  
1SDV 100 College Success Skills 1  
VET 105 Introduction to Veterinary Technology 3  
VET 111 Anatomy/Physiology of Domestic Animals 4  
VET 116 Animal Breeds & Behavior 3  
VET 121 Clinical Practices I 3  
VET 122 Clinical Practices II 3  
VET 131 Clinical Pathology I 3  
VET 132 Clinical Pathology II 3  
VET 133 Clinical Pathology III 3  
VET 135 Anesthesia of Domestic Animals 2  
VET 211 Animal Diseases I 2  
VET 212 Animal Diseases II 2  
VET 216 Animal Pharmacology 2  
VET 217 Intro/Lab /Zoo/Wildlife Medicine 2  
VET 221 Advanced Clinical Practices III 4  
VET 235 Animal Hosp. Mgt. /Client Relations 3  
VET 290 A Preceptorship in Veterinary Technology 4  
VET 298 Seminar & Project 2  
Total   68  
Total credits for the Veterinary Technology A.A.S. =68

1 Students can take the SDV 101 Orientation section related to their particular program.

2 Choose CHM 101, CHM 121, CHM 111, or other CHM courses approved by your academic advisor.

3 The social science elective may be selected from the social/behavioral sciences courses listed under General Education Electives.

4 Humanities/fine arts elective may be selected from the humanities/fine arts courses listed under General Education Electives.

5 The PED requirement may be met by one of the following options: PED 116, 2 cr.; PED 220, 2 cr.; PED 116, 1 cr. plus a PED activities course, 1 cr.; or PED 116, 1 cr. plus RPK activities course. PED 116 is offered as both a 1-credit and a 2-credit course.

6 CST 126 may be substituted.