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This course is for anyone interested in learning more about Veterinary Medicine, giving a “taster” of courses covered in the first year of a veterinary degree and an idea of what it is like to study Veterinary Medicine....
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Compétences que vous acquerrez

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Section
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21 minutes pour terminer

Course Information

Please read through the components of this section before starting on the actual course content. Enjoy the course!...
Reading
2 vidéos (Total 2 min), 5 lectures
Video2 vidéos
Welcome1 min
Reading5 lectures
Course Introduction2 min
Course Participation Statement5 min
Course Summary and Outcomes5 min
Course Team5 min
Course Assessment2 min
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2 heures pour terminer

Basic Animal Care

In this week, led by Kay Aitchison, we will be looking at animal care. We recommend that you start with the overview reading under the week 1 overview and then work through the core materials. We hope you enjoy the week....
Reading
9 vidéos (Total 46 min), 5 lectures, 1 quiz
Video9 vidéos
Dogs5 min
Cats6 min
Rabbits5 min
Lizards2 min
Snakes2 min
Cows6 min
Sheep4 min
Horses9 min
Reading5 lectures
Overview2 min
Dairy Notes5 min
Sheep Notes5 min
Additional Resources10 min
Revision quizzes15 min
Quiz1 exercice pour s'entraîner
Assessed Quiz Basic Animal Care40 min

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Section
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3 heures pour terminer

An Introduction to Body Systems Anatomy

In this week, we will look at the anatomy of the body, and the teaching team to guide you through this part of the course are Professor Susan Rhind and Dr Gurå Therese Bergkvist. We recommend that you start with the overview reading under the week 2 overview. For this week we have split the core materials into four sections that we suggest you work through in the order presented. ...
Reading
17 vidéos (Total 66 min), 4 lectures, 1 quiz
Video17 vidéos
The Anatomical Regions and Body Cavities1 min
The Anatomical Directional Terms3 min
The Body Planes1 min
The Dog Skeleton6 min
Live Dog Anatomy3 min
An Introduction to Histology1 min
Histology in Action – the Skin8 min
Histology Revision Resource4 min
The Anatomy of the Heart LHS2 min
The Anatomy of the Heart RHS2 min
The Anatomy of the Lungs2 min
The Circulation and Internal Structures of the Heart5 min
Gross Heart Anatomy6 min
Topographical Heart Anatomy1 min
Comparative Heart Anatomy9 min
Examples of Heart Valve Pathology3 min
Reading4 lectures
Overview2 min
Additional Material15 min
Additional Material15 min
Revision quizzes20 min
Quiz1 exercice pour s'entraîner
Assessed Quiz An Introduction to Body Systems Anatomy46 min

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1 heure pour terminer

Veterinary Professional Skills

In this week, we will be looking at Veterinary Professional Skills, and the teaching team to guide you through this part of the course are Rachel Whittington and Dr Jessie Paterson. We are also joined in one of the videos by our colleague Stacy Spielman. We hope you are enjoying the course so far and once again we suggest you start with the week 3 overview and then working through the core materials section....
Reading
9 vidéos (Total 38 min), 3 lectures, 1 quiz
Video9 vidéos
Business structure2 min
Emotional intelligence3 min
Introduction to the Vet Consult2 min
Consult Part 13 min
Consult Part 210 min
Consult Part 32 min
Key Skills for a Successful Consult2 min
Client Care7 min
Reading3 lectures
Overview2 min
Calgary-Cambridge Model2 min
Additional Resources10 min
Quiz1 exercice pour s'entraîner
Assessed Quiz Veterinary Professional Skills28 min

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1 heure pour terminer

An Introduction to Clinical Skills

In this week, we will be introducing you to Veterinary Clinical Skills, led by Catriona Bell and assisted by Caroline Mosley. We are also joined in one of the videos by our colleague Neil Hudson. Again please start with the week 4 overview and then work through the core materials as presented....
Reading
5 vidéos (Total 36 min), 2 lectures, 1 quiz
Video5 vidéos
Signalment6 min
Observation Skills8 min
Vital Signs9 min
General Examination Skills6 min
Reading2 lectures
Overview2 min
Additional Resources10 min
Quiz1 exercice pour s'entraîner
Assessed Quiz An Introduction to Clinical Skills20 min
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Meilleurs avis

par NRFeb 25th 2018

This course is very suitable for A level students who want to study Veterinary Medicine at university as it covers the role of a vet as well as teaching some basic skills and knowledge. It is bas

par CHApr 17th 2017

I took this course so that I could converse on a more professional with my son who is in Vet. School and I enjoyed the course greatly and have already put a lot of what I've learned into conver

Enseignants

Dr Jessie Paterson

BSc (Hons) Agricultural Chemistry, PhD, PgDip
Lecturer in Student Learning

Kay Aitchison

BSc Agriculture (Hons Animal Production Science)
Lecturer in Farm Animal Husbandry

Prof Susan Rhind

BVMS, PhD, FRCPath, PFHEA, MRCVS
Professor of Veterinary Medical Education

Dr Gurå Therese Bergkvist

BSc Hons (Vet Sci), BVM&S, PhD, MRCVS
Lecturer, Preclinical Veterinary Sciences

Rachel Whittington

BVSC MRCVS
Lecturer in Professional Skills

Dr Catriona Bell

BVetMed, PhD, PGCAP, MRCVS
Senior Lecturer in Veterinary Education

Dr Andrew Gardiner

BVM&S, Cert SAS, MSc, PhD, MRCVS
Veterinary Clinical Senior Lecturer

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