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Unit of Study VTEC2002 Veterinary Diagnostic Procedures, Laboratory Techniques and Imaging (2024)

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  • Pre-requisites

    - Assessing Animal Health and Preventative Care

Learning outcomes

Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

apply well-developed knowledge to plan and perform a range of diagnostic techniques and tests commonly encountered in veterinary practice

demonstrate proficiency in operating a range of veterinary diagnostic equipment, interpreting the results, and communicating the findings

apply knowledge of the general principles of diagnostic imaging and radiation safety to appropriately prepare, restrain, and position patients in veterinary practice

integrate and communicate across a range of cultural contexts diagnostic test findings while engaging in reflective practice.

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