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2017 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
35578 TP1 Henry Hopkins,
Kimberly Szczatko
JDHS
1/17 - 5/6

No notes

Tuition and fees: $216 (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.
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35579 J01 Michelle Van Kirk
Technical Ed Center 106
Saturday
8:30a - 6:30p
3/3 - 3/4
Technical Ed Center 106
Friday
5:30p - 11:00p
3/3 - 3/4

No notes

Tuition and fees: $257 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
35580 J02 Michelle Van Kirk
Technical Ed Center 106
Saturday
8:30a - 6:30p
4/21 - 4/22
Technical Ed Center 106
Friday
5:30p - 11:00p
4/21 - 4/22

No notes

Tuition and fees: $257 (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
35581 J01 Christine Urata
Technical Ed Center 219
Tue, Thu
9:30a - 3:30p
1/17 - 3/23
Technical Ed Center
Friday
8:30a - 11:00p
2/3 - 2/3
Technical Ed Center
Saturday
8:30a - 6:00p
2/4 - 2/4
Wildflower Ct. (Hospital)
Tue, Wed, Thu
6:00a - 2:30p
3/28 - 4/6
Technical Ed Center 219
Tue, Thu
9:30a - 3:30p
4/11 - 5/2

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

Section requirement: Instructor approval and completed application required in order to register. Pick up and return completed applications to Career Education at 1415 Harbor Way Juneau AK or call (907) 796-6124. 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: $2773 (additional charges may apply)

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35582 J02 Suzanne Malter
Technical Ed Center 219
Thursday
5:30p - 8:30p
1/19 - 4/27
Technical Ed Center 219
Saturday
8:30a - 2:30p
1/21 - 1/21
Technical Ed Center 219
Sunday
8:30a - 2:30p
1/22 - 1/22
Technical Ed Center 219
Saturday
8:30a - 4:30p
1/28 - 3/25
Wildflower Ct. (Hospital)
Sun, Fri, Sat
6:00a - 2:30p
3/31 - 4/9
Technical Ed Center 219
Saturday
8:30a - 4:30p
4/15 - 4/29

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

Section requirement: Instructor approval and completed application required in order to register. Pick up and return completed applications to Career Education at 1415 Harbor Way Juneau AK or call (907) 796-6124. 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: $2773 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
37853 T01 Darcie Ziel
SC 117
Tue, Thu
12:30p - 2:30p
1/17 - 4/20

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) and $20 (fingerprint/background check).

Tuition and fees: $2448 (additional charges may apply)

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38175 K01 Irina Okhotnikova
ROBT 111
Tue, Thu
8:00a - 5:00p
1/31 - 4/6

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 December 6 at noon or December 7 at 5:30pm or by appointment. English assessment may be required for acceptance. Registration opens November 28. Students are responsible for additional requirements and fees not included in the university tuition and fees. Preregistration is not available; payment is due up registration. Students must meet with UAS staff prior to first day of class to return completed packet.

Tuition and fees: $2445 (additional charges may apply)

Designed specifically for Alaskan conditions and needs, addressing environmental problems such as hypothermia as well as first aid. Prepares students to deal with emergencies: ensure scene safety, provide patient care and transport, document incident. For non-medical workers in construction, logging, mining, law enforcement, ski patrol and other occupations where emergency care may be needed.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
35583 TP1 Scott Fergusson,
Kimberly Szczatko
JDHS
1/17 - 5/6

No notes

Tuition and fees: $216 (additional charges may apply)

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35586 TP8 Matthew Hunter,
Kimberly Szczatko
MEHS
1/17 - 5/6

No notes

Tuition and fees: $216 (additional charges may apply)

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
35587 TP8 Matthew Hunter,
Kimberly Szczatko
MEHS
1/17 - 5/6

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

No notes

Tuition and fees: $432 (additional charges may apply)

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39092 T01 Robert Janik
SITKA FIREH
Tue, Thu
6:00p - 10:00p
1/21 - 4/1
SITKA FIREH
Saturday
8:00a - 5:00p
1/21 - 4/1

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

No notes

Tuition and fees: $270 (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
35588 J01 Kari Monagle
Egan Wing 225
Tue, Thu
5:30p - 7:00p
1/17 - 5/6

Prerequisite: Placement at ENGL S110 or higher.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $766 (additional charges may apply)

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37855 TD1 Amy Samuel
DIST WEB
1/17 - 5/6

Prerequisite: Placement at ENGL S110 or higher.

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

Tuition and fees: $675 (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.
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37857 TD1 Lisa Sadleir Hart
DIST COLL
Wednesday
5:30p - 7:30p
1/17 - 5/6

Prerequisite: CHEM S103. BIOL S103 recommended.

CHEM S103 and BIOL S103 highly recommended but not required. This class requires extensive, asynchronous, web-based activities in addition to the Collaborate sessions. Order books from MBS Direct. Go to http://www.uas.alaska.edu/sitka/supoort for more information.

Tuition and fees: $675 (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.
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37860 TD1 Amy Samuel
SC 121
Sun, Mon, Tue, Sat
9:00a - 5:00p
3/4 - 3/7
SC 121
Tue - Fri
9:00a - 5:00p
5/2 - 5/5

Prerequisite: HS S133 (C- or higher).

Students are required to have scrubs for in-person labs. Course will have face to face 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 the Sitka Campus for the skills lab intensives. Sitka Clinicals: March 4-March 7; 9am-5pm daily and May 2-May5, 2017; 9am-5pm daily.

Tuition and fees: $900 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
37861 TD2 Amy Samuel
OT KETCH
Sun, Thu, Fri, Sat
9:00a - 5:00p
3/9 - 3/12
OT KETCH
Sun, Thu, Fri, Sat
9:00a - 5:00p
4/27 - 4/30

Prerequisite: HS S133 (C- or higher).

Students are required to have scrubs for in-person labs. Course will have face to face skills lab intensive session. It is a mandatory requirement that students participate in the clinical skills lab session for practice and evaluation of competencies. Students are responsible for travel related expenses to Ketchikan Campus for the skills lab intensives. Ketchikan Campus clinicals: March 9-March 12; 9am-5pm and April 27-April 30; 9am-5pm.

Tuition and fees: $900 (additional charges may apply)

Continuation from HS 142. 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
37891 TD1 Amy Samuel
SC 121
Sun, Mon, Tue, Sat
9:00a - 5:00p
3/4 - 3/7
SC 121
Tue - Fri
9:00a - 5:00p
5/2 - 5/5

Prerequisite: HS S142 (C- or higher).

Students are required to have scrubs for in-person labs. 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 the Sitka Campus for the skills lab intensives. Sitka Clinicals: March 4-March 7; 9am-5pm and May 2-May 5; 9am-5pm.

Tuition and fees: $1013 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
37897 TD2 Amy Samuel
OT KETCH
Sun, Thu, Fri, Sat
9:00a - 5:00p
3/9 - 3/12
OT KETCH
Sun, Thu, Fri, Sat
9:00a - 5:00p
4/27 - 4/30

Prerequisite: HS S142 (C- or higher).

Students are required to have scrubs for in-person labs. Course will have face to face clinical skills lab intensive session. It is a mandatory requirement that students participate in the clinical skills lab session for practice and evaluation of competencies. Students are responsible for travel related expenses to the Ketchikan Campus for the skills lab intensives. Ketchikan Clinicals: March 9-March 12; 9am-5pm and April 27-April 30; 9am-5pm.

Tuition and fees: $1013 (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
35589 J01 Christine Urata
ARR
1/17 - 5/6

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: $247; (additional charges may apply)

 
 
 

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