DES1051C – Pain Management

Common Course ID

DES1051C

Common Course Name

Pain Management

Course Description

This course provides the student with the required training and information to safely and effectively relieve pain and reduce anxiety in the dental patient. The course requires that the student apply knowledge from pharmacology, biochemistry, physiology and anatomy. The student should also realize that competency, and ultimately proficiency, in the administration of local anesthesia requires repeated administration and periodic self-reeducation.

HCP0781C – Advanced Health Assistant (EKG)

Common Course ID

HCP0781C

Common Course Name

Advanced Health Assistant (EKG)

Course Description

Students enrolled in this course will complete a 100 hour Electrocardiography recognition course that includes the performance and skills of obtaining a 12-lead Electrocardiography on patients. These skills prepare the student to be Telemetry Technicians and provide them invaluable information if they choose to pursue their career further in the health care industry.

HCP0780C – Allied Health Assistant (Phlebotomy)

Common Course ID

HCP0780C

Common Course Name

Allied Health Assistant (Phlebotomy)

Course Description

Students enrolled in this course have previously completed or are currently enrolled in a Health Career CORE class and are adding Phlebotomy skills to work in a health care facility rather than a nursing home. Upon completing this course, the student will be able to perform Phlebotomy skills in the health care setting.

CET2154 – Computer Operating Systems

Common Course ID

CET2154

Common Course Name

Computer Operating Systems

Course Description

This course is designed to present proper preventative and corrective maintenance procedures for computers for computer systems. Also covers the basic installation and function of Windows operating systems as well a brief introduction to the Linux operating system. The installation use of basic applications such as Spyware removers, Anti-Virus software, and software firewalls are also covered.

NUR1411C (PART1) – Nursing Care for the Family

Common Course ID

NUR1411C

Common Course Name

Nursing Care of the Family

Course Description

This course focuses on the basic knowledge, understanding and skills necessary for the nursing care of women, infants and children. Problems of the reproductive system and problems that women develop as part of the process of aging will be taught. The primary focus of the course is the process of pregnancy, including the prenatal, intrapartal, postpartal, newborn nursing care and pediatrics. Women’s health issues throughout the life cycle are addressed. Pediatrics from infancy throughout puberty will be taught with emphasis on growth and development as well as disease processes. Emphasis is placed on the family, teaching, discharge planning and care within the community. Clinical experiences are in the area of acute care, outpatient clinics, skills lab and community settings.

CGS1061 – Introduction to Computers

Common Course ID

CGS1061, CGS1060

Common Course Name

Introduction to Computers in Technology

Course Description

A first computer course, geared to providing technology students with a working knowledge of computer hardware and software related to their vocation. This course focuses on five concepts: basic keyboarding, word processing, computer hardware, operating systems, and basic computer maintenance.