LAMS 541 Professional Development I

This course is the first of six courses within the curriculum focused on professional development. Through experiential learning methods including a 2-day workshop, students will be exposed to the concepts of non-technical attributes such as teamwork, communication, self and social awareness, and self-care that are vital to their success as a student and veterinarian. Specific coursework related to study skills, ethics, financial literacy, and evidence based medicine is included. This course provides the foundation for their time at SGU, developing a sense of community within their class as they grow together into young professionals.