ERIC Number: ED251669
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: 0
Allied Health Occupations II. Advanced Health Assistant Component. Student Learning Guide. Middletown Public Schools Curriculum Standards.
Middletown Public Schools, CT.
This volume outlines the requirements and content of a second-year course in allied health occupations education that is designed to provide students with a practical understanding of specific areas of nursing, concentrating on the fields of geriatrics and psychiatry. Addressed in the individual units of the course are the following topics: progressive development and aging, older people and community life, emotions and illnesses, special geriatric needs, principles of communication, patients with special needs, and conditions of illness. The first part of the volume sets forth standards pertaining to the primary objective of the course; its content; its target audience, duration, and prerequisites; and course requirements. The bulk of the guide comprises a series of unit outlines in which behavioral objectives are presented together with an implementation plan. Concluding the volume are a list of student lesson assignments, a sample training site plan, and a sample student evaluation checklist. (MN)
Descriptors: Academic Standards, Aging (Individuals), Allied Health Occupations Education, Behavioral Objectives, Check Lists, Classroom Techniques, Communication Skills, Course Descriptions, Curriculum, Diseases, Emotional Problems, Emotional Response, Employment Qualifications, Geriatrics, Individual Development, Job Skills, Medical Services, Nurses Aides, Nursing, Older Adults, Patients, Prerequisites, Psychiatric Services, School Districts, Secondary Education, Student Evaluation
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Connecticut State Dept. of Education, Hartford. Bureau of Vocational Program Planning and Development.
Authoring Institution: Middletown Public Schools, CT.
Note: For related documents, see CE 040 275-281. Document contains light type.