HLT 105 Syllabus
Division: Arts and Sciences Date: February 2014
Curricula in Which Course is Taught: Basic Dental Assisting career studies certificate
Course Number and Title: HLT 105, Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
Credit Hours: 1 Hours/Wk Lecture: 1 Hours/Wk Lab: Lec/Lab Comb: 1
I. Catalog Description: Provides training in coordinated mouth-to-mouth artificial ventilation and chest compression, choking, life-threatening emergencies, and sudden illness. Equivalent to EMS 100.
II. Relationship of the course to curricula objectives in which it is taught: Provides a training in CPR that would be useful in a dental office
III. Required background: Prerequisite ENF 2
IV. Course Content:
A. Adult, Child, and Infant CPR
B. Air-Way Obstruction
V. Learner Outcomes
Upon completion of the course the students
A. Be able to respond to airway blockage
B. Perform CPR appropriately for infants, children, and adults
Student performance will be assessed using some combination of special tests, reports, and special projects defined by the faculty. All students must demonstrate strategies and CPR protocols.
All written assignments will be assessed for spelling, punctuation, grammar, and consistency according to the conventions of standard English.
VII. This course supports the following objectives:
DCC Educational Objectives: