Veterinary nursing practice 110

Module code PVN 110
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Veterinary Science
Module content

Essential nursing practices including disinfection and hospital hygiene, hospitalisation, basic nursing practices, observation and clinical examination of patients and occupational safety aspects. Fundamental pharmacology including medicine administration, storage and handling, drug regulations, dispensing, calculations, pharmacotherapeutics, pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics. The pharmacology of organ systems.

Module credits 12.00
NQF Level 05
Prerequisites No prerequisites.
Contact time 20 lectures per week for 3 weeks, 4 practicals per week for 3 weeks
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Paraclinical Sciences
Period of presentation Semester 1

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