VME 6801: Principles of Management in Animal Shelters

Course Description

A survey course to introduce students to management skills applicable in an animal shelter setting. 

Course Content

Effective management in sheltering means much more than being compassionate. With the advances in the field of animal sheltering and shelter medicine in recent years, it is inevitable that change will occur. By the end of the course, students will be equipped with different management tools to navigate the changes in this rapidly progressive field, to understand organizational dynamics and how to implement decisions and initiatives to “get things done.”

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