May 27, 2024  
Mercy College 2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
Mercy College 2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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VETC 305 - Global Veterinary Experiences


Credit(s): 3
Prerequisite(s): VETC 101 ; VETC 256 ; VETC 256A ; VETC 300 ; BIOL 160 ; BIOL 160A ; BIOL 161 ; BIOL 161A ; MATH 116 ; ENGL 111 .
In this course, students acquire knowledge of and gain hands-on experience in the care and rehabilitation of a variety of animals in a global setting. Students will learn how to properly handle and examine different animal species. They will perform daily treatments and assist in the rescue and rehabilitation of injured animals. This experience will immerse them in a different culture, exposing them to a variety of animal species and providing them with an opportunity to become engaged global citizens. Lectures include husbandry requirements, normal physical exam criteria and theory relating to the treatment and rehabilitation of these animals. This course involves travel. All travel expenditures are the responsibility of the student. Registration requires Program Director Authorization. Offered in spring semester only.



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