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2019 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
37763 J01 Kari Monagle
Technical Ed Center 219
Monday
4:00p - 7:00p
1/14 - 1/14
Technical Ed Center 106
Monday
4:00p - 7:00p
1/28 - 1/28
Technical Ed Center 219
Monday
4:00p - 7:00p
2/4 - 4/22

No notes

Tuition and fees: $851 (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
32964 J01 Ce Ce Brenner
Technical Ed Center 106
Friday
4:00p - 8:00p
1/25 - 1/25
Technical Ed Center 106
Saturday
9:00a - 5:30p
1/26 - 1/26

No notes

Tuition and fees: $317 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
32965 J02 Ce Ce Brenner
Technical Ed Center 106
Friday
4:00p - 8:00p
4/12 - 4/12
Technical Ed Center 106
Saturday
9:00a - 5:30p
4/13 - 4/13

Seats remaining: 1

No notes

Tuition and fees: $317 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
38518 J03 Ce Ce Brenner
Technical Ed Center 106
Friday
4:00p - 8:00p
3/22 - 3/22
Technical Ed Center 106
Saturday
9:00a - 5:30p
3/23 - 3/23

Seats remaining: 10

No notes

Tuition and fees: $267 (additional charges may apply)

HS 105Save 25%
9 CR
Trains students in basic skills needed to assist nurses and to be efficient health care team members. Successful students qualify to sit for the Alaska State Nurse Aide certification exam. Minimum 75 lecture hours and 80 lab/practicum hours.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
36673 JD1 Ce Ce Brenner
Technical Ed Center 219
Monday
4:00p - 8:00p
1/28 - 1/28
Distance Ed WEB
1/28 - 3/3
Technical Ed Center 219
Sunday
8:00a - 5:30p
2/3 - 2/3
Technical Ed Center 219
Sunday
1:00p - 5:00p
2/10 - 3/3
Technical Ed Center 219
Sunday
1:00p - 5:00p
3/17 - 4/28
Wildflower Ct. (Hospital)
Wed, Thu, Fri
6:00a - 2:30p
4/17 - 4/26

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

Section requirement: Department approval required to register.

Tuition and fees: $2376 (additional charges may apply)

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CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
37210 K01 Michele Cornwall
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 105
Fri, Sat
8:00a - 5:00p
1/25 - 4/6

UAS English placement assessment or high school or GED diploma or college transcript.

Overview and orientation for course offered to interested students December 11 at 5:30pm or December 12 at noon 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 full payment is made. Students must meet with staff prior to first day of class to return completed packet.

Tuition and fees: $2228 (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
32971 J01 Scott Fergusson
Technical Ed Center 106
Tue, Thu
5:00p - 10:00p
1/15 - 2/28
Technical Ed Center 106
Tue, Thu
5:00p - 10:00p
3/19 - 4/25

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

No notes

Tuition and fees: $1777 (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
32973 J01 Kari Monagle
Egan Wing 225
Tue, Thu
5:30p - 7:00p
1/14 - 5/4

Prerequisite: Placement at WRTG S110 or higher.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $801 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
36531 TD1 Amy Samuel
Distance Ed WEB
1/14 - 5/4

Prerequisite: Placement at WRTG S110 or higher.

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

Tuition and fees: $735 (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.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
38244 J01 Rebecca Bruntz
Outreach
Mon - Thu
9:00a - 5:00p
1/28 - 1/31
Outreach
Friday
9:00a - 12:00p
2/1 - 2/1

Loc: Juneau Bartlett Hospital. 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)

Provides high school students with a basic understanding of a wide array of health care careers, from certificate to doctorate. Students will explore career paths within the field via site visits and presentations by health care providers. Learners completing this course will receive a CPR certificate along with completing a culminating project that illustrates the educational path for at least one health care career.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
38683 J03 Kari Monagle
Outreach
Mon - Fri
8:00a - 5:00p
4/29 - 5/3

Seats remaining: 25

Loc: Juneau Bartlett Hospital.

Tuition and fees: $90 (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
36853 TD1 Lisa Sadleir Hart
Distance Ed COLL
Wednesday
5:30p - 7:30p
1/14 - 5/4

Prerequisite: CHEM S103. BIOL S103 recommended.

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

Tuition and fees: $735 (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
36857 TD1 Lisa Sadleir Hart
Distance Ed COLL
Tuesday
6:00p - 7:30p
1/14 - 5/4

Prerequisite: WRTG S110.

Order books from MBS Direct.Go to http://www.uas.alaska.edu/sitka/support for more information.

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

Continuation of HS 133. Includes office management and basic financial practices used in medical offices, managed care and insurance, procedural and diagnostic coding. Course requires lecture and lab work. Special fees may apply.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
36539 TD1 Amy Samuel
Distance Ed COLL
1/14 - 5/4
Outreach JNU
Sun, Mon, Tue, Sat
9:00a - 5:00p
3/2 - 3/5
Outreach JNU
Sun, Mon, Tue, Sat
9:00a - 5:00p
4/27 - 4/30

Prerequisite: HS S133 (C- or higher).

Course will have face to face clinical skills lab intensive session. It is a mandatory requirement that students participate in the 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. Juneau Clinicals.

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

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
36541 TD2 Amy Samuel
Distance Ed COLL
1/14 - 5/4
Kenai
Thu, Fri, Sat
9:00a - 6:00p
3/7 - 3/9
Kenai
Sunday
9:00a - 1:00p
3/10 - 3/10
Kenai
Friday
3:00p - 7:00p
4/19 - 4/19
Kenai
Sun, Mon, Sat
9:00a - 6:00p
4/20 - 4/22
Kenai
Sun, Mon, Sat
9:00a - 6:00p
4/20 - 4/22
Kenai
Tuesday
9:00a - 1:00p
4/23 - 4/23

Prerequisite: HS S133 (C- or higher).

Course will have face to face clinical skills lab intensive session. It is a mandatory requirement that students participate in the 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. Kenai Clinicals.

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

Continuation from HS S142. Includes laboratory procedures, venipuncture, medication administration (including injections), classification and pharmacodynamics of medications, assisting with medical procedures and specialty examinations, and introduction to radiologic principles. Special fees apply. Course requires lecture and lab work.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
36558 TD1 Amy Samuel
Distance Ed COLL
1/14 - 5/4
Outreach JNU
Sun, Mon, Tue, Sat
9:00a - 5:00p
3/2 - 3/5
Outreach JNU
Sun, Mon, Tue, Sat
9:00a - 5:00p
4/27 - 4/30

Prerequisite: HS S142 (C- or higher).

Course will have face to face clinical skills lab intensive session. It is a mandatory requirement that students participate in the 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: $1091 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
36560 TD2 Amy Samuel
Distance Ed COLL
1/14 - 5/4
Kenai
Thu, Fri, Sat
9:00a - 6:00p
3/7 - 3/9
Kenai
Sunday
9:00a - 1:00p
3/10 - 3/10
Kenai
Friday
3:00p - 7:00p
4/19 - 4/19
Kenai
Sun, Mon, Sat
9:00a - 6:00p
4/20 - 4/22

Prerequisite: HS S142 (C- or higher).

Course will have face to face clinical skills lab intensive session. It is a mandatory requirement that students participate in the 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. Kenai Clinicals.

Tuition and fees: $1091 (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
32974 J01 Ce Ce Brenner
Arranged
1/14 - 5/4

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

Section requirement: requires a signed Special Course form with registration. Contact your advisor to arrange internship.

Tuition and fees per credit hour: $267; (additional charges may apply)

 

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2019 Summer Classes

HS Health Science

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

Seats remaining: 21

Prerequisite: HS 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: $735 (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

Seats remaining: 21

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

Seats remaining: 13

Prerequisite: Placement at WRTG S110 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 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 K01 Matthew Pawlus
Paul Building
Tuesday
5:00p - 6:00p
5/13 - 6/22

Seats remaining: 19

Prerequisite: CHEM S103. BIOL S103 recommended.

This course requires asynchronous online coursework as well as weekly meeting times on the Ketchikan campus.

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

Seats remaining: 10

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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