Course Index

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HUM --- WORLD OF IDEAS

Students may choose a World of Ideas elective course.

See All Humanities Course Descriptions for specific course information.

  • Credits: 3.0

HUM --- WORLD OF IDEAS: THE ARTS, HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVES, OR HUMAN CONNECTION

At least one of the two humanities elevtive courses must be in the The Arts or Human Connection Distribution Area.

  • Credits: 9.0

HUM 220/255/270 WORLD OF IDEAS

*At least one of the two electives must be in the Arts or Human Connection.

See All Humanities Course Descriptions for specific course information.

  • Credits: 6.0

HUM --- THE WORLD OF IDEAS: HUMAN CONNECTION

HUM 270        SPIRITUALITY

HUM 271        WORLD RELIGIONS

HUM 272        COMPLEMENTARY AND ALTERNATIVE MEDICINE

Students use the modes of inquiry unique to philosophy, religion, ecology, and anthropology to develop sensitivity to life's interconnections. Selected fields of study provide unique lenses through which to study inner connections among mind, body, and spirit, as well as connections between oneself and a world of ideas, perspectives, and both living and non-living things.

  • Credits: 3.0
  • Prerequisites:

    Determined by major.

HUM --- THE WORLD OF IDEAS: HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVES

HUM 255        SURVEY OF HISTORY: THE ANCIENT WORLD THROUGH EUROPEAN EXPLORATION

HUM 256        THE HISTORY OF WESTERN MEDICINE

HUM 257        A SEARCH FOR THE TRUTH BY CHALLENGING THE PRESENT AND DEMANDING A NEW FUTURE

HUM 258        WORLD HISTORY TO 1800

HUM 259        HISTORY OF SCIENCE: THE CREATION OF A BIOMEDICAL WORLD

Students critically analyze the impact of history on contemporary society.  Historical methods of inquiry inform students' perspectives on societal and institutional development.

  • Credits: 3.0
  • Prerequisites:

    Determined by major.

HUM --- THE WORLD OF IDEAS: THE ARTS

HUM 220        EXPERIENCING HUMANITIES

HUM 221        HUMANITIES INTERPRETATION

HUM 222        ENGAGING THE SHORT STORY

Students use artistic modes of inquiry to develop awareness of the diversity of human feeling and experience. Students use critical thinking as they respond orally and in writing to original artifacts of human expression, including works of art, fiction, poetry, drama, and music.

  • Credits: 3.0
  • Prerequisites:

    Determined by major.

IDS 430 PROFESSIONAL COMMUNICATION

This course focuses on the particular ways in which writers apply the writing process to genres used regularly by healthcare professionals and utilize research to enhance patient outcomes. Writing assignments will develop studentsā€˜ skills in writing formal correspondence, completing proposals, including effective visual components in formal documents, and completing "Research Evaluation and Utilization Reports", which include recommendations for evidence-based practice in particular settings.

  • Credits: 3.0

IDS 465 SURVEY OF US HEALTH SYSTEMS

Healthcare professionals need to have an understanding of the interaction of U.S. healthcare policies and public health science to be able to act as change agents in their professions. How do health professionals access this information, analyze and react in ways that will improve the health and wellness of their patients? This course will inform and ask the student to respond to the dynamic area of U.S. healthcare systems

IDS 325 APPLIED ANALYSIS OF RESEARCH

Evidence-based practice is an important component of effective clinical management. This course allows students to develop skills in applied statistics and research while learning to critically examine healthcare information from a variety of sources, including but not limited to professional journals, governmental reports and public media.

Note - This meets the objectives for two SSC electives, Statistics and Research.

  • Credits: 3.0

ISC MAMMOGRAPHY (MUST BE R.T.(R))



  • Credits: 3.0