Introduction to Veterinary Science in Oxford St Hugh’s College Summer School
The Introduction to Veterinary Science
- Age: 13-15 years old
- Dates: July 5-18, July 19-August 1, August 2-August 15
- Duration: 2 weeks.
The program is devoted to obtaining basic knowledge in the field of veterinary science: here, students aged 13-15 will receive a good base of theoretical knowledge in the academic subject and will be able to get enough practice in the laboratories of the University of Oxford. The course will help students to get an idea of what the work in the field of veterinary science is: informative seminars offered during the education will allow students to understand what they will study by choosing this direction at the university.
Veterinary medicine is a rather complicated area, requiring good preliminary preparation and dedication in education. On the course, students will study all the main topics of the profession:
- Animal processing
- Animal inspection
- Animal care
- Ethical issues
- Clinical considerations
- Communication skills
- One day in the life of a veterinarian
- Suitable paths to a veterinary career.