HSC - HEALTH SCIENCE

HSC-100 Cross Cultural Healthcare

This course will examine the impact of an increasingly diverse population on the healthcare system. Students will develop an understanding for diversity as a concept that includes many different types of racial, ethnic, religious, and socioeconomic categories. Case studies and discussions will provide students with opportunities to understand and acquire "cultural competence" for implementation in healthcare settings, and the impact it can have on quality of care and organization management. Lecture [3.00].

Credits

3

HSC-101 Introduction to Healthcare Administration

This course is designed to introduce the student to health care delivery systems around the world and to apply management principles to the medical industry. Topics covered in this course are health care delivery systems, finance, management models, collective bargaining, budgets, marketing strategies, and leadership. Lecture [3.00].

Credits

3

Cross Listed Courses

BUS-111

HSC-102 Healthcare Ethics and Law

This is a survey course dedicated to the analysis and application of Healthcare Ethics and Law. Emphasis is placed on analysis of the legal and healthcare environment and its relationship to medical ethics. Students will examine case studies and will learn to identify and respond to legal and ethical issues. Lecture [3.00].

Credits

3

Cross Listed Courses

LGL-104

HSC-200 Community Health

This course will provide students with an opportunity to gain knowledge of public health issues and initiatives. Students will also focus on local, state, and federal health resources for health promotion and disease prevention. The course will serve as the capstone integrating concepts studied throughout the Health Science degree program. Lecture [3.00]. ]

Credits

3

Prerequisites

HSC-100 and [HSC-101 or BUS-111] and [HSC-102 or LGL-104]