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Faculty of Applied Health & Community Studies

Animal Care

Train for a rewarding career in animal care.

For the Winter 2021 semester, this program will be delivered through a hybrid model that combines remote and in-person learning. View delivery modes for all programs.

Courses

Creative, innovative learning is at the core of all Sheridan’s courses. Here are the courses you’ll take in this program.

CODE TITLE CREDITS
Semester 1    
NURS 10261 Animal Nursing Fundamentals 4
SCIE 13636 Domestic Animal Science 3
ANAT 14717 Animal Anatomy & Physiology 3
SCIE 10040 Introduction to Animal Grooming 4
SCIE 18823 Animal Centre Duty 3
COMM 19999 Essential Communication Skills 3
CCGE General Elective (Intensive or distance) 3
Total:   23
     
Semester 2    
SCIE 16529 Clinical Operations 4
SCIE 25142 Animal Wellness 3
SCIE 10009 Exotic Animal Science 3
SCIE 26529 Animal Grooming 3
  OR  
SCIE 10681 Wildlife Management (Electives)  
SCIE 18634 Animal Facility Management 2
FLPL 14444 Animal Care Field Placement 3
PHIL 13672 Animal Ethics and Welfare 2
Total:   20

Note: Courses subject to change.

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