Directed Study in Medical Assisting

Credits: 1

Prerequisites: HEOP 1241 Nursing Assistant & HEOP 1242 Nursing Assistant Clinical and/or proof of completion of CNA course

Co-requisites: none

This course will expand students’ knowledge in healthcare.  Students will explore legal and ethical issues/influences on healthcare while developing therapeutic communication techniques in healthcare careers.  Course content is designed to provide a basic understanding of health care delivery expectations and apply critical thinking to various healthcare topics.

Transfer Curriculum Goal(s): none