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Faculty of Applied Health & Community Studies

Veterinary Technician

Prepare for a career caring for animals.

For the Fall 2020 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
TERM 1    
ANAT 10799 Veterinary Anatomy & Physiology 1 4
SCIE 10199 Veterinary Lab Techniques 1: Parasitology 5
SCIE 19999 Animal Handling and Behaviour 4
SCIE 10123 Introduction to Veterinary Technology 4
COMM 19999 Essential Communication Skills 3
MATH 10688 Veterinary Technician Pharmaceutical Math 3
GENED     General Education 3
Total:   26
     
TERM 2    
ANAT 10123 Veterinary Anatomy & Physiology 2 4
SCIE 23672 Veterinary Lab Techniques 2: Urinalysis & Microbiology 5
SCIE 16206 Introduction to Veterinary Nursing Techniques 5
PHAR 10065 Veterinary Pharmacology 3
SCIE 25738 Veterinary Radiography & Diagnostic Imaging 4
FLPL 13551 Veterinary Technician Practicum 1 3
Total:   24
     
TERM 3    
SCIE 20001 Companion Animal Nutrition 2
SCIE 26048 Introduction to Veterinary Anesthesia & Surgical Nursing Techniques 4
SCIE 24444 Advanced Veterinary Nursing Techniques 5
SCIE 19207 Veterinary Lab Techniques 3: Hematology and Cytology 5
FLPL 20001 Veterinary Technician Practicum 2 3
SCIE 20057 Veterinary Dentistry 2
GENED     General Education 3
Total:   24
     
TERM 4    
SCIE 20009 Laboratory Animal Health Studies 3
SCIE 20102 Exotic Animal Health Studies 2
SCIE 25276 Advanced Veterinary Surgical Nursing Techniques 4
SCIE 20146 Veterinary Clinical Pathology 5
SCIE 29207 Large Animal Health Studies 4
SCIE 20199 Animal Diseases 3
FLPL 20408 Professional Practice Practicum 3
GENED General Education 3
Total:   27

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