145-1PF-VA, Professional Information
This course deals with the role of the animal health technologist areas of responsibility, career opportunities, professional ethics, biomedical terminology, preparation of scientific reports, and occupational hazards. Practical sessions on job searches, resume preparation, and interview techniques. Lectures will be supplemented by guest speakers, and visits to animal and research facilities. It also covers the identification and prevention of contagious diseases from animal to man and standards of hygiene in the workplace.