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2020 Spring 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
32975 J01 Kari Monagle
Technical Ed Center 219
Monday
4:00p - 7:00p
1/13 - 4/20

No notes

Tuition and fees: $862 (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
32977 J01 Marilyn Lumba
Technical Ed Center 220
Friday
4:00p - 8:00p
2/7 - 2/7
Technical Ed Center 220
Saturday
9:00a - 6:00p
2/8 - 2/8

Seats remaining: 3

No notes

Tuition and fees: $329 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
32978 J02 Marilyn Lumba
Technical Ed Center 220
Saturday
9:00a - 6:00p
4/10 - 4/11
Technical Ed Center 220
Friday
4:00p - 8:00p
4/10 - 4/11

Seats remaining: 6

No notes

Tuition and fees: $329 (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
32980 J01 Marilyn Lumba
Technical Ed Center 219
Tue, Thu
4:00p - 8:00p
1/14 - 4/23
Juneau Pioneer Home
Fri, Sat
6:00a - 6:30p
2/21 - 2/22
Wildflower Ct. (Hospital)
Fri, Sat
6:00a - 6:30p
3/6 - 3/7

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

Department approval required. No class during Spring Break Mar 9-13.

Tuition and fees: $2457 (additional charges may apply)

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36628 T01 Darcie Ziel
Sitka Campus 117
Wednesday
5:30p - 8:30p
1/15 - 4/15

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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Training to provide assessment of and basic care for persons with medical emergency in pre-hospital settings. Conditions include acute trauma, pulmonary arrest, wounds, cardiac arrest, shock, fractures, and childbirth. Techniques are presented for lifting and moving the sick and injured. Course provides for State of Alaska EMS requirement of 120 contact hours, minimum.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
32984 J01 Scott Fergusson
Technical Ed Center 106
Tue, Thu
5:00p - 10:00p
1/14 - 3/26

Prerequisite: Proof of current CPR certification (instructor approved) or concurrent enrollment in HS S102.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $1749 (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
32986 J01 Kari Monagle
Egan Wing 218
Tue, Thu
5:30p - 7:00p
1/13 - 5/2

No notes

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

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36631 TD1 Amy Samuel
Distance Ed WEB
1/13 - 5/2

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

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

Provides students with a basic understanding of behavioral health topics including self-care, addiction, grief, stress and abuse. Participants will explore career paths within the field via site visits and presentations by behavioral health professionals.
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37527 J02 Gloria Burnett
Juneau
Thursday
9:00a - 12:00p
2/3 - 2/6
Juneau
Mon, Tue, Wed
9:00a - 5:00p
2/3 - 2/6

Seats remaining: 16

Class will travel to multiple health-related sites around Juneau. Must be age 16 or older. For information or to enroll contact lmcarroll@alaska.edu. Students completing the course will receive mental health first aid certification, an eight-hour internationally recognized credential.

Tuition and fees: $90 (additional charges may apply)

Introduces learners to various evidence-based and effective therapeutic interventions used in behavioral change and mental health treatments. Covers motivational interviewing, non-violent communication, BATHE technique, energy psychology techniques, crisis management, conflict resolution, dealing with difficult patients, de-escalation, and safety of both client and health worker.
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37956 J04 Sarah Niecko
Distance Ed ELIVE
Wednesday
5:30p - 7:30p
3/4 - 4/22
Distance Ed WEB
3/4 - 4/22

Seats remaining: 1

No notes

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

Introduces learners to key elements and concepts in the field of behavioral health. Provides an overview of menal health and co-occuring disorders, working with diverse and vulnerable populations, introduction to basic assessments and screening instruments, community navigation, and prevention strategies. Covers contemporary health care issues such as funding, rural care, emerging clinical issues, and workforce shortages.
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37955 J03 Sarah Niecko
Distance Ed ELIVE
Wednesday
5:30p - 7:30p
1/15 - 2/26
Distance Ed WEB
1/15 - 2/26

Live scheduled Web meetings via Blackboard Collaborate. Over 50% of class is asynchronous online Web engagement.

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
36847 KD1 Matthew Pawlus
Distance Ed WEB
1/13 - 5/2

Prerequisite: CHEM S103.

Delivered via web. View course information at classes.alaska.edu. Call 1-888-550-6177 with questions or for registration information.

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

Continuation of HS S133. Includes office management and basic financial practices used in medical offices, managed care and insurance, procedural and diagnostic coding.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
36814 TD1 Amy Samuel
Distance Ed WEB
1/13 - 5/2
Outreach JNU
Sun, Thu, Fri, Sat
9:00a - 5:00p
2/20 - 2/23
Outreach JNU
Mon - Thu
9:00a - 5:00p
4/20 - 4/23

Prerequisite: HS S133 (C- or higher).

It is a mandatory requirement that students participate in face to face clinical 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. Juneau Clinicals

Tuition and fees: $1033 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
36816 TD2 Amy Samuel
Distance Ed WEB
1/13 - 5/2
Outreach KETCH
Wed - Sat
9:00a - 5:00p
2/26 - 2/29
Outreach KETCH
Sun, Mon, Tue, Sat
9:00a - 5:00p
4/25 - 4/28

Prerequisite: HS S133 (C- or higher).

It is a mandatory requirement that students participate in face to face clinical 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. Ketchikan Clinicals

Tuition and fees: $1033 (additional charges may apply)

Continued theory and competencies for clinical duties performed by medical assistants in outpatient facilities. Includes classification and pharmacodynamics of medications, dosage calculation and medication administration, intradermal, subcutaneous and intramuscular injections, CLIA-waived laboratory procedures, urinalysis, venipuncture, emergencies and assisting with specialty examinations.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
36822 TD1 Amy Samuel
Distance Ed WEB
1/13 - 5/2
Outreach JNU
Sun, Thu, Fri, Sat
9:00a - 5:00p
2/20 - 2/23
Outreach JNU
Mon - Thu
9:00a - 5:00p
4/20 - 4/23

Prerequisite: HS S142 (C- or higher).

It is a mandatory requirement that students participate in face to face clinical 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. Juneau Clinicals

Tuition and fees: $1144 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
36829 TD2 Amy Samuel
Distance Ed WEB
1/13 - 5/2
Outreach KETCH
Wed - Sat
9:00a - 5:00p
2/26 - 2/29
Outreach KETCH
Sun, Mon, Tue, Sat
9:00a - 5:00p
4/25 - 4/28

Prerequisite: HS S142 (C- or higher).

It is a mandatory requirement that students participate in face to face clinical 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. Ketchikan Clinicals

Tuition and fees: $1144 (additional charges may apply)

HS 291
3 - 6 CR
Students are employed (paid or unpaid) in either a facility or community-based healthcare setting. Students work in an approved agency, under supervision of both a qualified professional at work and a faculty sponsor. Requires 50 clock hours per credit.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
32990 J01 Staff
Arranged
1/13 - 5/2

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

Special course approval form required. Contact your advisor.

Tuition and fees per credit hour: $279; (additional charges may apply)

 
 
 

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