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2015 Spring 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
35890 J01 Michelle Van Kirk
Hendrickson 201
Saturday
8:30a - 5:30p
1/11 - 4/30
Hendrickson 201
Friday
5:00p - 9:30p
1/11 - 4/30

No notes

Tuition and fees: $225 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
35891 J02 Michelle Van Kirk
Hendrickson 201
Saturday
8:30a - 5:30p
1/11 - 4/30
Hendrickson 201
Friday
5:00p - 9:30p
1/11 - 4/30

No notes

Tuition and fees: $225 (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
35892 J01 Christine Urata
Wildflower Ct. (Hospital)
Thu, Fri, Sat
6:00a - 2:30p
1/11 - 4/30
Hendrickson 206
Tue, Thu
8:30a - 2:30p
1/11 - 4/30
Hendrickson 206
Tue, Thu
8:30a - 2:30p
1/11 - 4/30
Hendrickson 206
Tuesday
8:30a - 2:30p
1/11 - 4/30
Hendrickson 201
Saturday
8:30a - 5:30p
1/11 - 4/30
Hendrickson 201
Friday
5:00p - 9:30p
1/11 - 4/30

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

Prerequisite: Instructor approval and completed application required to register. Pick up and return completed applications to the Health Sciences program coordinator at (907) 796-6128 or e-mail Elizabeth Spence at eawilliams2@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 6a to 2:30p.

Tuition and fees: $2025 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
35893 J02 Suzanne Malter
Hendrickson 206
Wednesday
5:30p - 8:30p
1/11 - 4/30
Wildflower Ct. (Hospital)
Sun, Fri, Sat
6:00a - 2:30p
1/11 - 4/30
Hendrickson 206
Sun, Sat
8:30a - 2:30p
1/11 - 4/30
Hendrickson 206
Saturday
8:30a - 4:30p
1/11 - 4/30

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

Prerequisite: Instructor approval and completed application required to register. Pick up and return completed applications to the Health Sciences program coordinator at (907) 796-6128 or e-mail Elizabeth Spence at eawilliams2@uas.alaska.edu. Completed application include personal data, health screening form (including TB test), and criminal background check and are required. Please note that clinical days will be from 6a to 2:30p.

Tuition and fees: $2025 (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
35902 J01 Cindy Cork
Egan Wing 219
Mon, Wed
5:30p - 7:00p
1/11 - 4/30

Prerequisite: Placement at ENGL S110 or higher.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $675 (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
35904 J01 Christine Urata
ARR
1/11 - 4/30

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

Requires a signed Special Course Contract form with registration. Contact your advisor to arrange internship.

Tuition and fees per credit hour: $225; (additional charges may apply)

 
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2015 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
51667 J01 Suzanne Malter
Hendrickson 206
Sun, Sat
8:30a - 2:30p
6/13 - 6/14
Hendrickson 206
Tue - Fri
8:30a - 3:30p
6/16 - 7/1
Hendrickson 206
Mon, Tue
8:30a - 3:30p
7/6 - 7/14
Wildflower Ct. (Hospital)
Wed, Thu, Fri
6:00a - 2:30p
7/8 - 7/17
Hendrickson 206
Mon - Fri
8:30a - 3:30p
7/20 - 7/24

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 eawilliams2@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: $2476 (additional charges may apply)

 
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2015 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
78511 J01
Technical Ed Center 216
Friday
5:00p - 9:30p
11/20 - 11/20
Technical Ed Center 216
Saturday
8:30a - 5:30p
11/21 - 11/21

No notes

Tuition and fees: $250 (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
78514 J01 Christine Urata
Wildflower Ct. (Hospital)
Tue, Thu
10:30a - 4:30p
8/31 - 10/22
Wildflower Ct. (Hospital)
Friday
5:00p - 9:30p
10/23 - 10/23
Wildflower Ct. (Hospital)
Saturday
8:30a - 5:30p
10/24 - 10/24
Wildflower Ct. (Hospital)
Tue, Thu
10:30a - 4:30p
10/27 - 11/3
Wildflower Ct. (Hospital)
Thu, Fri, Sat
6:00a - 2:30p
10/29 - 11/7
Wildflower Ct. (Hospital)
Tue, Thu
10:30a - 4:30p
11/10 - 12/10

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

Prerequisite: 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 eawilliams2@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: $2575 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
78722 T01 Shelley Adams
SC 117
Wednesday
5:30p - 8:30p
9/9 - 12/2

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

No notes

Tuition and fees: $1873 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
79091 K01 Suzanne Mickelson
ROBT 111
Mon, Fri
8:00a - 5:00p
9/14 - 11/20

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

Overview and orientation required before students can register. Orientation on August 11 at noon or August 12 at 5:30pm or by appointment. English assessment may be required for acceptance. Registration opens April 20, 2015. Students are responsible for additional requirements and fees not included in the university tuition and fees. Full payment is due on or before first day of class. Students must meet with UAS staff prior to first day of class to return completed packet.

Tuition and fees: $2130 (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
78728 TD1 Paul Bahna
DIST ELIVE
Monday
6:00p - 8:00p
8/31 - 12/12

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

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. Prerequisite: Grade of C- or higher in HS S135 (or Please consult with Student Success Advisor. Web based online meetings. Students have the flexibility of attending live sessions as well as listening to the recorded sessions in archives. There is no lab section for this class. Students must have access to a computer with a microphone and the internet. Additional information is available at the course website: www.uas.alaska.edu/online. Order your textbooks at MBS Direct.

Tuition and fees: $570 (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
78730 TD1 Bev Siercks
DIST WEB
8/31 - 12/12

Prerequisite: Placement into MATH S054 or higher, or instructor permission.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $630 (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
78521 J01 Cindy Cork
Egan Wing 223
Mon, Wed
5:30p - 7:00p
8/31 - 12/12

Prerequisite: Placement at ENGL S110 or higher.

No notes

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

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
80232 T01 Shelley Adams
SITKA
8/31 - 12/12

No notes

Tuition and fees: $190 (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
78724 TD1 Lisa Sadleir Hart
DIST ELIVE
Wednesday
5:15p - 7:15p
8/31 - 12/12

Prerequisite: CHEM S103. BIOL S103 recommended.

CHEM S103 and BIOL S103 highly recommended but not required. Go to http://www.uas.alaska.edu/sitka/support/learning.html.

Tuition and fees: $570 (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
78524 J01 Clint Farr
Egan Wing 224
Thursday
5:30p - 8:15p
8/31 - 12/12

Prerequisite: ENGL S110.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $675 (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
78525 J01 Christine Urata
ARR
8/31 - 12/12

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: $225; (additional charges may apply)

 
 
 

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