AVMA core competence 3: Anesthesia and pain management, patient welfare Intended overall program outcomes of the BSc-program Handling of medicine, including proper professional subcutaneous, intramuscular and intravenous administration of injectable drugs. Perform basic elements of clinical examination. Manage small and large animals in accordance with relevant safety regulations and in accordance with current legislation, as well as assessment of their general health. Describe and understand domestic animals’ normal anatomical structure and physiological functions at both the cellular and whole animal level. BSc-courses Intended course outcomes Formative Sum supporting assessment and macompetence 1 final approval tive (e.g. course exam certificate) Active course participation SVEB13386/SVE B13387 Anatomy & Physiology 1/2 SVEB13018U Veterinary Pharmacology and Toxicology SVEB13009 Basic Clinical Theory, Companion Animals SVEB13009 Basic Clinical Theory, Large Animals Theoretical and practical knowledge and understanding of the anatomy of: the musculo-skeletal system including biomechanics; the cardio-vascular system; the immune system, ; the central nervous system including the sensory organs, and the integument. Develop a treatment proposal, including explanations of the pharmacological principles behind the choice of drug Write a prescription and explain the rules surrounding the dispensing of medicines. Basic understanding of the principles and components of clinical anesthesia needed to provide insensibility, analgesia, amnesia, and immobility Explain the principles and basic components of clinical anesthesia Discuss ethical aspects regarding diagnostic and therapeutic interventions in relation to animal welfare and consumer protection. Apply clinical examination to assess the animals' health status. Explain the anatomical and physiological bases of pain, Pathophysiologic effects of pain* Explain the pathophysiologic effects of pain* (Læringsmålet gentages 2 gange) Describe basic monitoring of anesthetized large animals* Course assignments x x x X x x x X X X x * Learning outcome is not included in the course description, but is apparent in the total detailed learning outcomes in the lecture plan.