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2019 Summer Classes

HS Health Science

HS 105Save 25%
9 CR
Provides education and training to students in both theory and basic nursing skills necessary to become efficient and productive members of a healthcare team. Students must successfully pass the didactic portion of the coursework with 75% or higher, and pass the skills/clinical training program with 100% in order to be eligible to qualify to sit for the State of Alaska Nurse Aide certification exam. A minimum of 60 hours of didactic and 80 hours of skills/clinical training are required.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
50933 J01 Marilyn Lumba
Technical Ed Center 219
Mon - Fri
4:00p - 8:00p
5/13 - 6/29
Wildflower Ct. (Hospital)
Thu, Fri, Sat
6:00a - 2:30p
6/20 - 6/22
Wildflower Ct. (Hospital)
Thu, Fri, Sat
6:00a - 2:30p
6/27 - 6/29

Prerequisite: Instructor approval and completed application with criminal background check, health examination, current TB test and immunizations.

Section requirement: Instructor approval required. Students must complete the HS CNA application prior to registration. Once approved by the instructor, students will be notified to register. Pick up and return completed applications to the School of Career Education Tech center located downtown at 1415 Harbor Way. Contact health sciences program at (907) 796-6125 or email cebrenner2@alaska.edu. Please note that clinical days will be from 6:00a to 2:30p.

Tuition and fees: $2675 (additional charges may apply)

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CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
52275 J02 Ce Ce Brenner
Technical Ed Center 106
Wednesday
9:00a - 5:00p
6/19 - 6/19
Distance Ed WEB
6/23 - 8/3
Distance Ed ELIVE
Wednesday
11:00a - 1:00p
6/26 - 7/10
Technical Ed Center 219
Mon - Fri
9:00a - 5:30p
7/15 - 7/19
Wildflower Ct. (Hospital)
Mon, Tue
6:00a - 6:30p
7/22 - 7/23
Technical Ed Center 219
Wednesday
9:00a - 5:30p
7/24 - 7/31
Juneau Pioneer Home
Thu, Fri
6:00a - 6:30p
7/25 - 7/26

Seats remaining: 1

Prerequisite: Instructor approval and completed application with criminal background check, health examination, current TB test and immunizations.

Section requirement: Instructor approval required. Course meets online via distance web via synchronous web meeting sessions. Registered students must access UAS-Online at uas.alaska.edu/online. Students must complete the HS CNA application prior to registration. Once approved by the instructor, students will be notified to register. Pick up and return completed applications to the School of Career Education Tech center located downtown at 1415 Harbor Way. Contact health sciences program at (907) 796-6125 or email cebrenner2@alaska.edu. Please note that clinical days will be from 6:00a to 6:30p.

Tuition and fees: $2411 (additional charges may apply)

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CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
52276 J03 Ce Ce Brenner
Technical Ed Center 106
Wednesday
9:00a - 5:00p
6/19 - 6/19
Distance Ed WEB
6/23 - 8/3
Distance Ed ELIVE
Wednesday
11:00a - 1:00p
6/26 - 7/10
Technical Ed Center 219
Mon - Fri
9:00a - 5:30p
7/15 - 7/19
Technical Ed Center 219
Wednesday
9:00a - 5:30p
7/24 - 7/30
Wildflower Ct. (Hospital)
Mon, Tue
6:00a - 6:30p
7/29 - 7/30
Juneau Pioneer Home
Thu, Fri
6:00a - 6:30p
8/1 - 8/2

Course is full. Waitlist 0 of 5

Prerequisite: Instructor approval and completed application with criminal background check, health examination, current TB test and immunizations.

Section requirement: Instructor approval required. Course meets online via distance web with synchronous web meeting sessions. Registered students must access UAS-Online at uas.alaska.edu/online. Students must complete the HS CNA application prior to registration. Once approved by the instructor, students will be notified to register. Pick up and return completed applications to the School of Career Education Tech center located downtown at 1415 Harbor Way. Contact health sciences program at (907) 796-6125 or email cebrenner2@alaska.edu. Please note that clinical days will be from 6:00a to 6:30p.

Tuition and fees: $2411 (additional charges may apply)

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Non-laboratory overview to the anatomical structures and functions of the human body. Includes integumentary, skeletal, muscular, nervous, endocrine, cardiovascular, special senses, immune, respiratory, urinary, digestive and reproductive systems. Introduces signs and symptoms, diagnostic measures and treatments of common human disease processes.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
51349 TD1 Amy Samuel
Distance Ed WEB
5/13 - 8/3

Prerequisite: HS S135 or HIM S135 (C- or higher) or concurrent enrollment.

See MBS Direct for required course materials. For more information go to: www.uas.alaska.edu/sitka/support/index.html.

Tuition and fees: $980 (additional charges may apply)

Practical application of mathematics in health care, including arithmetic review, percentages, interest, ratio, proportion, dimensional analysis, metric system, medication calculation, graphs, charts and measurement instruments.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
51316 TD1 Bev Siercks
Distance Ed WEB
5/13 - 8/3

Prerequisite: MATH S054 with a C (2.00) or better, or placement into MATH S055 or higher.

See MBS Direct for required course materials. For more information go to: www.uas.alaska.edu/sitka/support/index.html.

Tuition and fees: $735 (additional charges may apply)

HS 135
3 CR
An introduction to root forms, prefixes and suffixes, and medical abbreviations. Focus is on terminology of body systems related to symptomatology, diseases and treatment.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
51318 TD1 Amy Samuel
Distance Ed WEB
5/13 - 8/3

See MBS Direct for required course materials. For more information go to: www.uas.alaska.edu/sitka/support/index.html.

Tuition and fees: $735 (additional charges may apply)

HS 203
3 CR
Introduction to nutrition as a health science. Students examine the basic principles of nutrition as they relate to human needs and behaviors throughout the life cycle. Some elements of clinical nutrition are explored. Meets the nutrition requirement for nursing and other health science majors.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
51898 KD1 Matthew Pawlus
Distance Ed COLL
Tuesday
5:00p - 6:00p
5/13 - 6/22
Paul Building 305
Tuesday
5:00p - 6:00p
5/13 - 6/22

Prerequisite: CHEM S103. BIOL S103 recommended.

Delivered via web with live meetings. Requires access to email, MSWord and microphone/headset. Students in Ketchikan are invited to attend class on campus. View class information at classes.alaska.edu. Go to bookstore.mbsdirect.net/ualaska.htm for book information. Call 1-888-550-6177 with questions or for registration information.

Tuition and fees: $735 (additional charges may apply)

Provides 180 hours of uncompensated, supervised work in a medical clinic for medical assisting students. Students will work alongside their preceptor to observe the required duties of a Medical Assistant in the healthcare setting, and apply learned principles, skills and knowledge required in private medical offices and clinics by performing equivalent tasks as final preparation for employment in the field. Learning is enhanced by online discussions, assignments and examinations. This is the last course in the Medical Assisting Certificate program.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
51335 TD1 Amy Samuel
Arranged
5/13 - 8/3
Distance Ed WEB
5/13 - 8/3

Prerequisite: HS S133, HS S142, HS S233, HS S242, current immunizations and TB test, first aid and provider-level CPR card, and instructor permission required. All applicable cognitive objectives and psychomotor and affective competencies must be achieved prior to the start of the practicum.

Pass/Fail grading.

Current immunizations and TB test, first aid and provider-level CPR card, and instructor permission. Student is required to have scrubs and a stethoscope. See MBS Direct for required course materials. For more information go to: www.uas.alaska.edu/sitka/support/index.html.

Tuition and fees: $991 (additional charges may apply)

 

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2019 Fall Classes

HS Health Science

Provides a description of health care professions and the interdisciplinary team, job responsibilities, educational and licensing requirements, employment trends, and salary ranges for health related careers. Students will have an exposure to the history and development of health care in Alaska and the United States. Health care issues will be examined with an emphasis on ethics and cultural diversity. The principles of critical thinking will be introduced and communication skills will be promoted through collaborative discussion, presentation, and projects.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
75863 J01 Tina Howell
Technical Ed Center 220
Friday
9:00a - 1:00p
9/6 - 11/8

Seats remaining: 10

No notes

Tuition and fees: $837 (additional charges may apply)

Basic CPR techniques and First Aid for controlling bleeding, shock, seizures, obstructed airway/choking, hot and cold-related emergencies, and diabetic crisis. Signs and symptoms of stroke and heart attack are reviewed, as is use of A.E.D. Safety and prevention practices are discussed. The course meets certification requirements for child care providers, outdoor guides, lifeguards, home health aides, group homes, and certified nurse aids. Course materials are derived from American Safety and Health Institute and American Heart Association guidelines.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
70294 J01 Ce Ce Brenner
Technical Ed Center 106
Saturday
9:00a - 5:00p
10/4 - 10/5
Technical Ed Center 106
Friday
4:00p - 8:30p
10/4 - 10/5

Seats remaining: 7

No notes

Tuition and fees: $344 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
70295 J02 Ce Ce Brenner
Technical Ed Center 106
Friday
4:00p - 8:30p
11/22 - 11/23
Technical Ed Center 219
Saturday
9:00a - 5:00p
11/22 - 11/23

Seats remaining: 10

No notes

Tuition and fees: $344 (additional charges may apply)

HS 105Save 25%
9 CR
Provides education and training to students in both theory and basic nursing skills necessary to become efficient and productive members of a healthcare team. Students must successfully pass the didactic portion of the coursework with 75% or higher, and pass the skills/clinical training program with 100% in order to be eligible to qualify to sit for the State of Alaska Nurse Aide certification exam. A minimum of 60 hours of didactic and 80 hours of skills/clinical training are required.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
77390 K01 Michele Cornwall
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 105
Fri, Sat
8:00a - 5:00p
9/20 - 11/23

Seats remaining: 11

Prerequisite: Instructor approval and completed application with criminal background check, health examination, current TB test and immunizations.

Overview and orientation for course offered to interested students August 13 at noon or August 14 at 5:30pm or by appointment. Preregistration not available. Students are responsible for additional requirements and fees not included in the university tuition and fees. Registration is not complete until payment is made. Students must meet with UAS staff prior to first day of class to return completed packet.

Tuition and fees: $2309 (additional charges may apply)

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CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
76767 T01 Darcie Ziel
Sitka Campus 117
Wednesday
5:30p - 8:30p
8/28 - 11/20

Seats remaining: 6

Prerequisite: Instructor approval and completed application with criminal background check, health examination, current TB test and immunizations.

Students will need to provide proof of immunization during the first class. Additional Costs not included in the course fee are: $125 Uniforms/Equipment/Textbooks, $20 fingerprint/background check.

Tuition and fees: $2370 (additional charges may apply)

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Introduces business aspects of medical offices and administrative duties of medical assistants. Includes telephone and reception procedures, appointment scheduling, medical law and ethics, professionalism, communication, and medical record keeping for the medical office.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
76975 TD1 Amy Samuel
Distance Ed WEB
8/26 - 12/14
Outreach JNU
Sun, Mon, Tue, Sat
9:00a - 5:00p
10/5 - 10/8
Outreach JNU
Sun, Mon, Sat
9:00a - 6:00p
12/7 - 12/9
Outreach JNU
Tuesday
8:00a - 12:00p
12/10 - 12/10

Seats remaining: 10

Prerequisite: Admission to Medical Assisting program; HS S114; and HS 116 or 100-level math or higher; grade of C- or higher for all prerequisites.

It is a mandatory requirement that students participate in face to face clinical skills lab sessions for practice and evaluation of competencies. Students are responsible for travel-related expenses to one of these campuses for the skills lab intensives. Student is also required to have scrubs and a stethoscope for labs.

Tuition and fees: $1039 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
76976 TD2 Amy Samuel
Distance Ed WEB
8/26 - 12/14
Outreach KETCH
Sun, Thu, Fri, Sat
9:00a - 5:00p
10/10 - 10/13
Outreach KETCH
Wed - Sat
9:00a - 5:00p
12/11 - 12/14

Seats remaining: 4

Prerequisite: Admission to Medical Assisting program; HS S114; and HS 116 or 100-level math or higher; grade of C- or higher for all prerequisites.

It is a mandatory requirement that students participate in face to face clinical skills lab sessions for practice and evaluation of competencies. Students are responsible for travel-related expenses to one of these campuses for the skills lab intensives. Student is also required to have scrubs and a stethoscope for labs.

Tuition and fees: $1039 (additional charges may apply)

HS 135
3 CR
An introduction to root forms, prefixes and suffixes, and medical abbreviations. Focus is on terminology of body systems related to symptomatology, diseases and treatment.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
70304 J01 Tina Howell
Technical Ed Center 220
Tue, Thu
9:00a - 1:00p
9/10 - 11/7

Seats remaining: 8

No notes

Tuition and fees: $837 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
76977 TD1 Amy Samuel
Distance Ed WEB
8/26 - 12/14

Seats remaining: 15

For more information students can go to: www.uas.alaska.edu/sitka/support.

Tuition and fees: $771 (additional charges may apply)

Introduction to the theory and competencies for clinical duties performed by medical assistants in outpatient facilities. Includes care of patients in the examining room, routine clinical procedures, vital signs, use and care of medical instrucments and supplies, infection control, nutrition, electrocardiography, and safety and emergency practices.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
77002 TD1 Amy Samuel
Distance Ed WEB
8/26 - 12/14
Outreach JNU
Sun, Mon, Tue, Sat
9:00a - 5:00p
10/5 - 10/8
Outreach JNU
Sun, Mon, Sat
9:00a - 6:00p
12/7 - 12/9
Outreach JNU
Tuesday
8:00a - 12:00p
12/10 - 12/10

Seats remaining: 10

Prerequisite: Admission to Medical Assisting program; HS S102, concurrent enrollment, or current first aid provider level CPR; HS S114; HS S116 or 100-level math or higher; grade of C- or higher in all prerequisites.

It is a mandatory requirement that students participate in face to face clinical skills lab sessions for practice and evaluation of competencies. Students are responsible for travel-related expenses to one of these campuses for the skills lab intensives. Student is also required to have scrubs and a stethoscope for labs.

Tuition and fees: $1139 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
77010 TD2 Amy Samuel
Distance Ed WEB
8/26 - 12/14
Outreach KETCH
Sun, Thu, Fri, Sat
9:00a - 5:00p
10/10 - 10/13
Outreach KETCH
Wed - Sat
9:00a - 5:00p
12/11 - 12/14

Seats remaining: 4

Prerequisite: Admission to Medical Assisting program; HS S102, concurrent enrollment, or current first aid provider level CPR; HS S114; HS S116 or 100-level math or higher; grade of C- or higher in all prerequisites.

It is a mandatory requirement that students participate in face to face clinical skills lab sessions for practice and evaluation of competencies. Students are responsible for travel-related expenses to one of these campuses for the skills lab intensives. Student is also required to have scrubs and a stethoscope for labs.

Tuition and fees: $1139 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
77401 TD3 Amy Samuel
Distance Ed WEB
8/26 - 12/14
Kenai
Mon - Thu
9:00a - 6:00p
9/30 - 10/3
Kenai
Mon, Tue, Wed
9:00a - 6:00p
12/2 - 12/4
Kenai
Thursday
9:00a - 1:00p
12/5 - 12/5

Seats remaining: 10

Prerequisite: Admission to Medical Assisting program; HS S102, concurrent enrollment, or current first aid provider level CPR; HS S114; HS S116 or 100-level math or higher; grade of C- or higher in all prerequisites.

It is a mandatory requirement that students participate in face to face clinical skills lab sessions for practice and evaluation of competencies. Students are responsible for travel-related expenses to one of these campuses for the skills lab intensives. Student is also required to have scrubs and a stethoscope for labs.

Tuition and fees: $1139 (additional charges may apply)

Designed to expose learners to the various aspects and influences of behavioral health as well as introduce entry-level counseling skills. This course includes an overview of counseling techniques, working with divers populations, co-occurring disorders, vase conceptualiation, behavioral health assessments, introduction to basic screening instructions and treatment planning, community navigation and prevention strategies. This course will also expose learners to contemporary health care issued such as funding, rural care emerging clinical issues and workforce shortages.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
77934 J01 Staff
Technical Ed Center 124
Wed, Thu
4:30p - 6:30p
9/4 - 11/6

Seats remaining: 20

Students can expect a seminar style course structure with interactive discussions, guest presenters, and documentaries

Tuition and fees: $837 (additional charges may apply)

HS 203
3 CR
Introduction to nutrition as a health science. Students examine the basic principles of nutrition as they relate to human needs and behaviors throughout the life cycle. Some elements of clinical nutrition are explored. Meets the nutrition requirement for nursing and other health science majors.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
76768 TD1 Lisa Sadleir Hart
Distance Ed COLL
Wednesday
5:30p - 7:30p
8/26 - 12/14

Seats remaining: 16

Prerequisite: CHEM S103. BIOL S103 recommended.

BIOL S103 highly recommended but not required. Order books from MBS Direct. Go to: www.uas.alaska.edu/sitka/support for more information.

Tuition and fees: $771 (additional charges may apply)

An overview of the relationship of people to their environment, how it affects their physical well-being and what they can do to influence environmental quality and to enhance public health protection. Examines health problems associated with chemical, physical and biological agents, how they impact food safety, infectious disease, air quality, water quality and land resources in community and occupational settings. Policies intended to improve public health through mitigation of environmental impacts are also discussed.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
70306 J01 Clint Farr
Egan Wing 113
Thursday
5:30p - 8:15p
8/26 - 12/14

Seats remaining: 13

Prerequisite: WRTG S110.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $837 (additional charges may apply)

Internships are experience-based courses that place a student in an organization under the supervision of both a qualified professional on the site and a faculty member from the academic discipline.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
70307 J01 Ce Ce Brenner
Arranged
8/26 - 12/14

Seats remaining: 10

Prerequisite: Admission to HS program and faculty permission via approval form.

Section requirement: Admission to the Health Sciences program, a signed Special Course Contract required with registration, and instructor approval required to register. Students must show educational preparedness for the internship and its connection to their academic goals.

Tuition and fees: $837 (additional charges may apply)

 
 
 

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