Introduction to Veterinary Science

This one-semester course is intended for you to familiarize yourself with the knowledge and skills required for a career in the veterinary industry. This course has 13 lessons organized into three units, plus three Unit Activities. Each lesson contains one or more Lesson Activities. In the Introduction to Veterinary Science course, you will explore the history of veterinary science, and the skills and requirements for a successful career in the veterinary industry. You will also explore the physiology and anatomy of animals, learn how to evaluate their health, and determine effective treatment for infectious and noninfectious diseases. Additionally, you will learn about zoonotic diseases, and the impact of toxins and poisons on animal health.

Career and Technical Education