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Master Course Outline
Therapeutic Relationships

Course Number: MEDA 114
Credits: 2
Hours per Quarter: 20

Lecture Hours:20


Description
Emphasizes the importance of communication in the medical setting. Students will learn to utilize well-defined professional skills to increase the effectiveness of communication between themselves and their patients. Topics discussed will include how cultural influences, biases, and prejudices may affect interactions; listening skills; verbal and non-verbal communication; roadblocks to effective communication; and interview techniques. Prerequisite: Admission to the Medical Assisting program. Recommended: READ 088 or higher.

Intended Skills and Attitude Outcomes


Syllabi Listing
Course
Year Quarter
Item
Instructor  
MEDA 114
Winter 2014
6400
Tami Mitchell
MEDA 114
Winter 2014
3974
Tami Mitchell
MEDA 114
Winter 2012
6400
Jan Kruper
MEDA 114
Winter 2012
3971
Jan Kruper
MEDA 114
Winter 2011
6400
Jan Kruper
MEDA 114
Winter 2011
3971
Jan Kruper
MEDA 114
Winter 2010
6400
Jan Kruper
MEDA 114
Winter 2010
3971
Jan Kruper


Two Year Projected Schedule

Year One* Year Two**
Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Mini 
Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Mini
 
X
 
 
 
 
X
 
 
 

*Year one is all odd years (2003-2004)
**Year two is all even years (2004-2005)