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2017 Summer Classes

HS Health Science

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
50110 J01 Suzanne Malter
Technical Ed Center 119
Tue - Fri
8:30a - 3:30p
6/6 - 6/30
Technical Ed Center 119
Sun, Sat
8:30a - 3:30p
6/10 - 6/11
Technical Ed Center 119
Mon, Fri
8:30a - 3:30p
7/10 - 7/24
Wildflower Ct. (Hospital)
Tue, Wed, Thu
6:00a - 2:30p
7/11 - 7/20

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

Pick-up and return completed applications to the Health Sciences Program Coordinator at (907) 796-6128 or e-mail cjurata@uas.alaska.edu. Completed applications include personal data, health screening form (including TB test), and criminal background check and are required. Please note that clinical days will be from 6:00a to 2:30p.

Tuition and fees: $2773 (additional charges may apply)

Non-laboratory overview of human structure and function. Includes the integumentary, skeletal, muscular, nervous, endocrine, cardiovascular, lymphatic, immune, respiratory, digestive, urinary, and reproductive systems. Applicable only to Medical Assisting Certificate.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
51727 TD1 Amy Samuel
DIST WEB
5/15 - 8/5

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

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

Tuition and fees: $675 (additional charges may apply)

Focused coverage of quantitative methods 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
51728 TD1 Bev Siercks
DIST WEB
5/15 - 8/5

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

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

Tuition and fees: $675 (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
51729 TD1 Amy Samuel
DIST WEB
5/15 - 8/5

Prerequisite: Placement at ENGL S110 or higher.

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

Tuition and fees: $675 (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
51730 TD1 Amy Samuel
DIST WEB
5/15 - 8/5

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 achieve

Pass/Fail grading.

For more information students can go to: www.uas.alaska.edu/sitka/support. Student is required to have scrubs and a stethoscope.

Tuition and fees: $913 (additional charges may apply)

 
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2017 Fall Classes

HS Health Science

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
73253 J02 Michelle Van Kirk
Technical Ed Center
Friday
4:30p - 10:30p
11/3 - 11/3
Technical Ed Center 219
Saturday
8:30a - 6:00p
11/4 - 11/4

No notes

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

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
73254 J03 Michelle Van Kirk
Technical Ed Center 219
Friday
4:30p - 10:30p
12/1 - 12/1
Technical Ed Center 219
Saturday
8:30a - 6:00p
12/2 - 12/2

No notes

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

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
77946 J01
Technical Ed Center
Friday
4:30p - 10:30p
10/6 - 10/6
Technical Ed Center 219
Saturday
8:30a - 6:00p
10/7 - 10/7

No notes

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

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
73255 J01 Christine Urata
Technical Ed Center 106
Wed, Fri
9:30a - 5:30p
9/29 - 10/6
Technical Ed Center 106
Monday
9:30a - 5:30p
10/2 - 11/27
Technical Ed Center 219
Wed, Fri
9:30a - 5:30p
10/11 - 11/15
Technical Ed Center 219
Friday
5:00p - 9:30p
11/17 - 11/17
Technical Ed Center 219
Saturday
8:30a - 6:00p
11/18 - 11/18
Technical Ed Center 219
Wed, Fri
9:30a - 5:30p
11/22 - 12/1

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

Stacked with HS S102-J02 on 12/1.

Section requirement: Instructor approval and completed application are required to register. Pick up and return completed applications to the Health Sciences Program Coordinator at (907) 796-6128 or e-mail cjurata@uas.alaska.edu. Completed applications include personal data, health screening form (including TB test), and criminal background check. Please note that clinical days will be from 6:30a to 2:30p.

Tuition and fees: $2863 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
77692 T01 Darcie Ziel
SC 117
Wednesday
5:30p - 8:30p
9/6 - 11/29

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, health screen, Accuplacer reading comprehension test score, and background check, prior to registration. Additional Costs not included in the course fee are: $125.00 Uniforms/Equipment/Textbooks; $20.00 Fingerprints; $20.00 Background Check. This course requires additional time spent on coursework outside of class meeting times. For more information students can go to: www.uas.alaska.edu/sitka/support. Contact Cheryl Stromme at: 907-747-7781 or email, cstromme@alaska.edu to register.

Tuition and fees: $2678 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
78383 K01 Siri Alvey
ROBT 111
Thu, Fri
8:00a - 5:00p
9/21 - 12/1

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

Overview and orientation offered to interested students August 8 at noon or August 9 at 5:30pm or by appointment. Students are responsible for additional requirements and fees not included in the university tuition and fees. Preregistration is not available; payment is due at time of registration. Students must meet with UAS staff prior to first day of class to return completed packet.

Tuition and fees: $2605 (additional charges may apply)

Introduces business aspects of medical offices and administrative duties of medical assistants. Includes telephone and reception procedures, appointment scheduling, medical law and ethics, professionalism, verbal communication, and medical record keeping for the medical office. Course requires lecture and lab work. Special fees may apply.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
77769 TD1 Amy Samuel
DIST COLL
8/28 - 12/16
SC 121
Sun, Fri, Sat
9:00a - 6:00p
9/29 - 10/1
SC 121
Monday
8:00a - 12:00p
10/2 - 10/2
SC 121
Sun, Mon, Tue, Sat
9:00a - 5:00p
12/2 - 12/5

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 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: $953 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
77960 TD2 Amy Samuel
DIST COLL
8/28 - 12/16
KENAI
Thu, Fri, Sat
9:00a - 6:00p
10/12 - 10/14
KENAI
Sunday
9:00a - 1:00p
10/15 - 10/15
KENAI
Thu, Fri, Sat
9:00a - 6:00p
12/7 - 12/9
KENAI
Sunday
9:00a - 1:00p
12/10 - 12/10

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 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 Clinical Lab Sessions.

Tuition and fees: $953 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
78102 TD3 Amy Samuel
DIST COLL
8/28 - 12/16
OT FBNKS
Tue - Fri
9:00a - 5:00p
10/17 - 10/20
OT FBNKS
Tue - Fri
9:00a - 5:00p
12/12 - 12/15

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 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. Fairbanks Clinical Lab Sessions.

Tuition and fees: $953 (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
77695 TD1 Amy Samuel
DIST WEB
8/28 - 12/16

Prerequisite: Placement at WRTG S110 or higher.

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

Tuition and fees: $705 (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, use and care of medical instruments and supplies, assisting with clinical procedures, classification and pharmacodynamics of medications, safety and emergency practices. Special fees apply. Course requires lecture and lab work.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
77773 TD1 Amy Samuel
DIST COLL
8/28 - 12/16
SC 121
Sun, Fri, Sat
9:00a - 6:00p
9/29 - 10/1
SC 121
Monday
8:00a - 12:00p
10/2 - 10/2
SC 121
Sun, Mon, Tue, Sat
9:00a - 5:00p
12/2 - 12/5

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 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: $1053 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
77964 TD2 Amy Samuel
DIST COLL
8/28 - 12/16
KENAI
Thu, Fri, Sat
9:00a - 6:00p
10/12 - 10/14
KENAI
Sunday
9:00a - 1:00p
10/15 - 10/15
KENAI
Thu, Fri, Sat
9:00a - 5:00p
12/7 - 12/9
KENAI
Sunday
9:00a - 1:00p
12/10 - 12/10

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 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 Clinical Lab Sessions.

Tuition and fees: $1053 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
78103 TD3 Amy Samuel
DIST COLL
8/28 - 12/16
OT FBNKS
Tue - Fri
9:00a - 5:00p
10/17 - 10/20
OT FBNKS
Tue - Fri
9:00a - 5:00p
12/12 - 12/15

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 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 a stethoscope for labs. Fairbanks Clinical Lab Sessions.

Tuition and fees: $1053 (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
73262 J01 Clint Farr
Egan Wing 113
Thursday
5:30p - 8:15p
8/28 - 12/16

Prerequisite: WRTG S110.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $771 (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
73263 J01
ARR
8/28 - 12/16

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

Available for 3 to 6 credits, to be determined at time of registration. Prerequisite: Admission to the Health Sciences program and a signed Special Course Contract required with registration.

Tuition and fees per credit hour: $257; (additional charges may apply)

 
 
 

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