Master Course Outline
HO 110
HIV/AIDS Education


Credits: .7
Clock Hours per Quarter: 7

Lecture Hours:7


Description
HIV/Aids Education provides the healthcare professional with mandatory instruction involving information/knowledge associated with HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis, tuberculosis, and related diseases. The seven-hour course presents the six state-required topics of etiology and epidemiology, transmission and infection control, testing and counseling, clinical manifestations and treatment, legal and ethical issues, and psychosocial issues. Students completing this class will receive a certificate documenting the mandatory training.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Discuss incidence, prevalence, and trends of AIDS cases as seen from a county, state, national, and global perspective.
  • Describe modes of transmission and conditions for infection of the HIV virus, TB, and Hepatitis.
  • Identify main components of infection control practice and policies.
  • Describe the HIV antibody testing and test results.
  • Discuss the natural stages of HIV infection.
  • List and discuss the diseases and infections associated with HIV infection.
  • Describe the current treatment for HIV infection.
  • Recognize the psychosocial issues associated with HIV/AIDS.
  • Identify legal and ethical concerns associated with AIDS.
  • Review TB and the HIV/TB connection.
  • List and discuss the different types of Hepatitis.

  • Course Topics
  • Etiology and epidemiology of HIV
  • Transmission and infection control
  • Testing and counseling
  • Clinical manifestations and treatment
  • Legal and ethical issues
  • Psychosocial issues

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    HO 110
    Winter 2018
    5173
    SANDRA GRAHAM
    HO 110
    Winter 2018
    3913
    SANDRA GRAHAM
    HO 110
    Fall 2014
    6949
    Donna Malcom


    Two Year Projected Schedule

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

    *If fall quarter starts on an odd year (2003, 2005, etc.), it's Year One.
    **
    If fall quarter starts on an even year (2002, 2004, etc.), it's Year Two.