Courses

Courses

These courses grant Continuing Education Credits (CEUs/IPLs). If this course is required as a transfer credit or as a prerequisite, please check with the accepting institution to determine transfer and/or prerequisite eligibility. 

Physical Assessment courses:
NOTE: Courses are available on demand for groups of 15+
Price per student is $649*
Email kramsden@langara.ca for more information

Courses

Practitioners of bodywork therapies need to know the physical functions of various systems in the body in order to bring a depth of understanding to their particular bodywork practice. Students in complementary and other health-related professions who require a working knowledge of the basics of human anatomy and organ systems will find this course ideal. Note: If this course is required as a transfer credit or as a prerequisite, please check with the accepting institution to determine eligibility. This course may be taken concurrently with ASSC2101: Advanced A&P.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
70436 14 eve Tu Sep 11, 2018 1830-2130 David Li Lam $524 Main Campus (Map)

This course provides detailed knowledge of the structures and dynamic physiological processes of the musculo-skeletal system. Learn how to access, manage, rehabilitate, and prevent many common types of injuries.Prerequisites: Basic A&P (SELF1164) or equivalent. Note: May be taken concurrently with SELF1164.Note: If required, please check with the accepting institution to determine transfer and/or prerequisite eligibility.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
70585 14 eve Th Sep 13, 2018 1830-2130 David Li Lam,
Karen Ramsden
$524 Main Campus (Map)

An introduction to the study of the essential nature of diseases and especially of the structural and functional changes produced by them. This course is a natural continuation from the basic understanding of anatomy and physiology, bringing the analysis of the different mechanisms than can drive the body off balance. Explore the foundations for explaining the diseases and conditions affecting it including infectious agents, hemodynamic disorders, and neoplasms as well as the basics of surgical procedures and medication awareness.Ideal for candidates preparing to enter the RMT program, students that have completed Anatomy and Physiology courses and wanting to advance their knowledge, and practicing and aspiring health care personnel with an interest in expanding their knowledge of how the body works facing disruptions and disease.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location

This course is not offered at this time. Please email kramsden@langara.ca for details.

Courses

An introduction to the study of the essential nature of diseases and especially of the structural and functional changes produced by them. This course is a natural continuation from the basic understanding of anatomy and physiology, bringing the analysis of the different mechanisms than can drive the body off balance. Explore the foundations for explaining the diseases and conditions affecting it including infectious agents, hemodynamic disorders, and neoplasms as well as the basics of surgical procedures and medication awareness.Ideal for candidates preparing to enter the RMT program, students that have completed Anatomy and Physiology courses and wanting to advance their knowledge, and practicing and aspiring health care personnel with an interest in expanding their knowledge of how the body works facing disruptions and disease.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location

This course is not offered at this time. Please email kramsden@langara.ca for details.

Courses

Students in Canadian healthcare programs, internationally educated healthcare providers, and practicing professionals who do not continually practice with physical assessment, will find this course useful. Course content is specific to assessment and monitoring patients neurological, cardiovascular and respiratory systems. Class is in-depth, with opportunities for demonstration and practice work in the nursing simulation center. This 30 hour, 5 Saturday course is designed for those returning to work after an absence, and those seeking additional practice in their clinical competency skills.Additional fee for required textbook.

Registered Dietitians practice in a variety of health care settings that require them to assess and monitor patients in order to effectively identify and resolve problems related to their nutritional intake. This course will teach Dietitians basic physical assessments skills as related to monitoring of dietetics, including neurological, cardiovascular and respiratory systems. The course intent is to provide learning activities to support dietitians professional practice and continuing education requirements. Additional fee for required textbook.

Clinical pharmacists practice in a variety of health care settings that require them to assess and monitor patients to effectively identify and resolve drug therapy problems. This course will teach pharmacists basic physical assessments skills as related to the monitoring of drug therapy, including neurological, cardiovascular and respiratory systems. Additional fee for required text book.