Clinical veterinary nursing 121

Module code CVN 121
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Veterinary Science
Module content

Relevant anatomy and physiology, husbandry and handling, hospitalisation, medical nursing, surgical nursing, emergency and critical care, nutrition, common conditions, neonatal care, and anaesthesia of birds; reptiles; small mammals including rabbits, rats and mice, guinea pigs and chinchillas; primates, small carnivores, sugar gliders, hedgehogs and small wildlife. The hand rearing of wild hoof stock.

Module credits 8.00
NQF Level 05
Prerequisites No prerequisites.
Contact time 1 day excursion, 21 lectures per week for 2 weeks
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Companion Animal Clinical Studies
Period of presentation Semester 2

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