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Coastline Regional Occupational Program (ROP)

Animal Health Care Internship (Spring)

APPROVED FOR UC/CSU

The following ROP course meets the UC/CSU Preparatory Elective “G” requirement. To meet UC/CSU admission requirement (“G” credit), students must complete a full year (two semesters) of the course and earn a grade of 70% or better.

COURSE DESCRIPTION

Prepare to intern in a veterinary hospital, pet shop, or horse stable. Learn how to approach, handle, and properly restrain animals. Study animal behavior, nutrition, anatomy, terminology, diseases and sanitation.

Prerequisities: Successful completion of Animal Health Care with a 70% or better. Students must be at least 16 years of age. Students must be responsible for their own transportation to and from the internsthip site.

COURSE TOPICS

  • Orientation and evaluation
  • Safety; cleaning and sanitation
  • Species & breeds; anatomy & physiology
  • Handling and restraint; behavior; bonding
  • Nutrition
  • Common diseases; vital signs
  • Laboratory skills; pharmacology
  • Radiology and diagnostic procedures
  • Emergency/common surgical procedures
  • Veterinarian Offices; grooming
  • Kennels; pet stores
  • Horse Stables
  • Employment literacy
  • Personal skills related to employment
  • Interpersonal skills and group dynamics
  • Thinking and problem solving skills
  • Communication skills
 

STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES (SLO)

Upon successful completion, Coastline ROP students will:

  • Integrate Academic and Technical Skills
  • Practice Problem Solving and Critical Thinking Skills
  • Communicate and Collaborate with Diverse Audiences
  • Demonstrate Creativity and Innovation
  • Act as Responsible, Ethical Citizens
  • Develop Personal, Educational and Career Goals

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