ERIC Number: ED021967
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1966
Reference Count: 0
Veterinary Assistant, Teachers Copy.
Texas A and M Univ., College Station.; Texas Education Agency, Austin.
This study guide was developed for use by male and female vocational agriculture cooperative education students, 16 to 20 years old, preparing to become veterinary assistants. It was designed by subject-matter specialists on the basis of state advisory committee recommendations and refined after being tested in operational programs. Units, to be covered in 175 periods of 50 minutes, include: (1) Introduction, (2) Office Management, (3) Kennel and Cage Management, (4) Assisting with Examinations and Treatments, (5) Man and Animal Health, (6) Principles of Disease Control, (7) Methods of Disease Control, (8) Sterilization and Disinfection Procedures, (9) Restraining Animals, (10) Professional Assistance, (11) Laboratory Aids, (12) Clinical Signs of Common Diseases, (13) Animal Nutrition, (14) Miscellaneous, and (15) Research Problems. Each unit includes information sheets and assignment sheets. Assignment answer sheets, topic tests, and test answer sheets are included in the teacher's copy. Textbooks, bulletins, and commercial data are recommended as supplements. The document is looseleaf. (JM)
Descriptors: Agricultural Education, Answer Keys, Cooperative Education, High Schools, Study Guides, Veterinary Assistants, Veterinary Medicine, Vocational Education
Agricultural Educ. Teaching Materials Center, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, College Station, Texas 77843 ($5.50).
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Texas A and M Univ., College Station.; Texas Education Agency, Austin.