5th YEAR GUIDANCE VET/08
Learning outcomes of the course unit
The course aims at giving the student the opportunity to know and understand the essential aspects of the differential diagnosis of the main syndromes affecting small animals (dogs and cats) so that the student can practically apply his/her ability acquired by the knowledge and understanding in diagnosing clinical medical problems.
The student, at the end of the course, should acquire the ability to know and understand the differential diagnosis in individual clinic of small animals with particular emphasis on control measures and prevention and health management of diseased animals.
Course contents summary
The course aims at presenting and discussing diagnostic aspects of internal medicine in pets, mainly dog and cat. Moreover, practical training is aimed at finalizing the theoretical knowledge into practice.
No textbooks are required. The course is based on practical training in the veterinary teaching hospital.
Practical training at the veterinary teaching hospital
Assessment methods and criteria
Oral and practical animal approach