VTSC3100 Laboratory Animal Management

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CRS Acad Level: UG

Course #: VTSC3100

Credits: 3

Term: Spring

About the Course:

This course introduces scientific and technical information about organizations, associations and regulations that apply to animal laboratory care in a research facility. The course specifically details the responsibilities of AALAS, AAALC, FDA, NABR, etc. and defines all standards that must be followed in the organized field of laboratory animal science. Managerial skills and responsibilities needed to oversee the functioning of research institutions are covered in detail. Prerequisite: ANSC2000 or VTSC2000. Meets the requirement for Science for Biology and Veterinary Science elective.

Course offered: Spring.