2022-2023 Catalog and Student Handbook 
    Apr 20, 2024  
2022-2023 Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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RCP 110 - Intro to Respiratory Care

CIS Course ID: S24786
Class Hours 3
Lab Hours 3
Clinical Hours 0
Work Experience 0
Credit Hours 4
Minimum State Prerequisites: None
Minimum State Corequisites: None
Local Prerequisites: BIO 168 , BIO 169 , ENG 111 , MAT 143  
Local Corequisites: BIO 275 , ENG 112 , Humanities/Fine Arts Elective

This course introduces the role of the respiratory care practitioner within interprofessional teams and interacting with diverse populations. Topics include medical gas administration, basic patient assessment, infection control, and medical terminology using proper written and oral communication methods to prepare students for clinical practice. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate competence in respiratory therapy concepts and procedures through written and laboratory evaluations.

College Transfer: N/A

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