Summer 2011 Class Schedule (SCC)



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AH 106    Communication for Allied Health Careers    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 36 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introduction to communication as a therapeutic intervention for health care team members. Aspects of verbal and nonverbal communication that impact interactions with patients, family members, and other health care providers are explored. Cultural differences and the need to adjust communication approach with sensitivity to ethnicity, religion, gender, age, sexuality, and disability/health status are included. The course requires both personal reflection and class participation in role-play activities.

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 06-Jul 15
MW        06:00PM-08:50PM LEC M.Steele             SCC MAIN MOH 31          13100 
Textbook
On-Campus


AH 108    Introduction to Allied Health    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: This course provides an introduction to the health care field. Topics include various types of health care delivery systems and allied health careers, history of health care, law and ethics pertaining to health care, personal qualities of health care workers, confidentiality and reportable incidents, and usage of reference materials. Students will research health care careers and relate them to their own interests, values, and abilities. This course is open to all students wishing to explore the health care industry. A field trip may be required.

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 20-Jul 21
TBA       TBA             LEC S.Hussey              TBA TBA                 14878 
Textbook
Instructor's consent is required to enroll in AH 108. Please contact Sue Hussey for details.
On-Campus


AH 110    Medical Language for Health-Care Providers    3 Units

Prerequisite: None
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is an orientation to medical language; basic structure of medical terms and their components-prefixes, suffixes, roots, and combining forms with emphasis on analyzation, meaning, spelling and pronunciation. The course builds a medical vocabulary applicable to the specialties of medicine, the systems of the body, names of major diseases, and terms used in physical examination, diagnosis, and treatment.

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 06-Jul 15
MTWTh     01:00PM-03:05PM LEC A.Hoerl              SCC MAIN MOH 35          13822 
Textbook
On-Campus

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 06-Jul 29
MTWTh     11:30AM-12:55PM LEC N.Mariano            SCC MAIN MOH 31          14324 Textbook
On-Campus

TTh       05:30PM-08:35PM LEC M.Steele             West Sac WSC 324         13568 Textbook
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.


AH 112    Strategies for Student Success in Health Occupations    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGRD 110, ENGWR 100, ESL 114, ESLR 320, and ESLW 320; or placement through the assessment process.
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course introduces the student to vocational opportunities in health care. The course provides realistic and useful strategies to enhance student success in reaching career goals associated with health occupations. Students will gain the knowledge and skills to determine a career path based on a realistic understanding of specific health occupations.

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 21-Jul 21
TWTh      08:30AM-11:50AM LEC S.Hussey             SCC MAIN MOH 35          14058 
Textbook
This course is designed for high school students participating in the Healthcare Career Summer Academy. The class meeting time will be adjusted on field trip days. These dates will be provided at the start of class.
On-Campus

Summer 2011 Class Schedule

Updated: August 16, 2011