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AIDS 102 - Health Care Perspective on AIDS


0.8 credits

A workshop meeting WAMI, HIV, core curriculum requirements aimed at health care professionals to meet licensing requirements related to AIDS training.

Vocational Program Course
Vocational program course.

AA General Elective
May be used as a general elective in the AA degree.

Course Outcomes
  • Define what HIV means. (Disciplinary Learning, Social and personal responsibility)*
  • List the risk behaviors that transmit HIV. (Disciplinary Learning, Social and personal responsibility)
  • Discuss transmission of HIV. (Disciplinary Learning, Social and personal responsibility)
  • Describe body substance precautions (BSP) criterion. (Disciplinary Learning, Social and personal responsibility)
  • Discuss risk of exposure. (Disciplinary Learning, Social and personal responsibility)
  • Verbalize CDC reporting guidelines. (Disciplinary Learning, Social and personal responsibility)
  • Define confidentiality and documenting/reporting. (Social and personal responsibility)
  • Identify support groups. (Social and personal responsibility)
  • List drugs used in the treatment of HIV/AIDS. (Disciplinary Learning)
  • Identify treatment concerns. (Disciplinary Learning)
  • Define the HIV window period. (Disciplinary Learning)
  • Identify stigmas associated with HIV. (Social and personal responsibility)
  • Describe nursing care and management of clients with HIV/AIDS. (Disciplinary Learning, Social and personal responsibility)

* Desired Student Abilities

Note
NOTE:This course is offered on an independent study basis. Students can enroll at any time through the end of the quarter.



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