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Unit of Study VTEC3003 Veterinary Nursing Care: Anaesthesia, Pre- and Post-Anaesthetic Care (2024)

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  • Pre-requisites

    - Veterinary Nursing Care: Companion Animals AND - Introduction to Veterinary Pharmacology


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:

integrate anaesthesia knowledge and practice to plan and execute treatment plans across a range of common veterinary species

apply pain and analgesia knowledge to plan and execute treatment plans across a range of common veterinary species

apply fluid therapy and supportive care knowledge to plan and execute treatment plans across a range of common veterinary species while engaging in reflective practice

demonstrate proficiency in the selection, preparation, and maintenance of different types of anaesthetic equipment.

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