Animal Science Technology: Dairy MajorLakeland College

About this Program

Level: Diploma in Animal Science Technology: Dairy Major

Discpline: Animal Sciences

Length: 4 semesters

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Application Fee: $90.00
Tuition Fee: $15,961.00

Vermilion Campus

Starting Deadline Status
Sept, 2022 Sept 1, 2022 open

Program Description

The dairy science major expands options that were available in the former animal science technology program. Some courses are still in development. Watch for ongoing additions to course descriptions. This course introduces the causes of disease in farm animals, including infectious disease transmission, clinical signs, and control. The fundamentals of immunology, vaccination, and general maintenance of health are emphasized. Basic pharmacological principles, drug administration, and selected pharmaceuticals are covered. Emphasis is placed on the correct handling and administration of drugs including drug safety and withdrawal times.

Study and Work in Canada

Full-time undergraduate and post-graduate international students can work anywhere on or off campus without a work permit. The rules around the number of hours a student will be allowed to work may vary based on the country the student chooses to study in. International students are typically able to work up to 20 hours a week.