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Health Care Independent Study

XNH 1560 - Certificate in Gerontology

With the population aging at a rapid rate, the number of individuals over the age of 65 will more than double by 2020. The demand for knowledgeable providers to meet the needs of this population is dramatically increasing. Offered completely online, the Certificate in Gerontology represents a specialization in the field of gerontology. Divided into individual courses, the program provides 30 hours of instruction designed to enhance the knowledge and skills of individuals who workwith older adults by providing an educational experience that is multidisciplinary in nature. It will allow nurses and other health care professionals to gain a broad understanding of the field of gerontology and stay current with emerging trends. This program also meets the qualifications for the stated hours of continuing education credit for MFTs and/or LCSWs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences. 44 contact hours, RNs, LPNs and social workers. For more information about this online class and/or additional start dates, visit: http://www.jccc.edu/enroll/ce/ways-to-register/ed2go.html

CEU Hours: 4.4

Contact Hours: 44

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
53395 509 CEONL ------- - 09/17/14-11/07/14 Online TBA 100 of 100
53396 510 CEONL ------- - 10/15/14-12/05/14 Online TBA 100 of 100
53397 511 CEONL ------- - 11/12/14-01/02/15 Online TBA 100 of 100
53398 512 CEONL ------- - 12/10/14-01/30/15 Online TBA 100 of 100

Health Care Independent Study

XNH 1560 - Certificate in Gerontology

With the population aging at a rapid rate, the number of individuals over the age of 65 will more than double by 2020. The demand for knowledgeable providers to meet the needs of this population is dramatically increasing. Offered completely online, the Certificate in Gerontology represents a specialization in the field of gerontology. Divided into individual courses, the program provides 30 hours of instruction designed to enhance the knowledge and skills of individuals who workwith older adults by providing an educational experience that is multidisciplinary in nature. It will allow nurses and other health care professionals to gain a broad understanding of the field of gerontology and stay current with emerging trends. This program also meets the qualifications for the stated hours of continuing education credit for MFTs and/or LCSWs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences. 44 contact hours, RNs, LPNs and social workers. For more information about this online class and/or additional start dates, visit: http://www.jccc.edu/enroll/ce/ways-to-register/ed2go.html

CEU Hours: 4.4

Contact Hours: 44

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
90194 501 CEONL ------- - 01/21/15-03/13/15 Online TBA 100 of 100
90195 502 CEONL ------- - 02/18/15-04/10/15 Online TBA 100 of 100
90196 503 CEONL ------- - 03/18/15-05/08/15 Online TBA 100 of 100
90197 504 CEONL ------- - 04/15/15-06/05/15 Online TBA 100 of 100
Clinic Courses (CLI) provide practical application and are offered on or off campus. Instructors supervise/direct student in a simulated or on-site setting.
Face-to-Face Courses (F2F) take place in a classroom. Based on JCCC's Statement of General Education. Students in all classes, including face-to-face classes, are expected to use technology appropriate to the course content and as needed to access web-based course materials. Face-to-face classes typically require access to computer equipment (either at home or in college labs provided for student use) and computing skills utilizing standard office, business and web browsing applications.
Hybrid Courses (HYB) combine face-to-face classroom instruction and the convenience of online web-based learning, resulting in a reduction of the amount of time spent in the face-to-face classroom and a significant increase of time spent studying online materials. Students registered in hybrid courses must attend class meetings as listed in the JCCC Schedule of Classes.
Internships (INT) provide experience to students for on-the-job training with cooperating businesses, agencies, and organizations. The number of hours for each internship varies.
Lab Courses (LAB) are face-to-face classes where students perform tasks as directed by faculty. Faculty members monitor the activity and provide individual and/or group instruction/assistance
Media Courses (MED) deliver all or a portion of instruction through either cable broadcast or pre-recorded video lessons. The videos are available in DVD format from the Billington Library.
Online Courses (ONLNE) use the Internet and a Learning Management System (D2L) to deliver course materials and to facilitate student-instructor, student-content, and student to student interaction. To participate in online courses, the student should have a good understanding of computer hardware and software applications and the Internet.
Continuing Education Online Courses (CEONL) and materials are delivered via the Internet. To participate in online courses, the student should have a good understanding of computer applications and Internet navigation. For more information about this course and other online learning options visit CE Online.
Private (PLV) lessons for credit are available from beginning to advanced in voice, piano, guitar, brass, woodwind and percussion. Lessons are scheduled by arrangement with private music instructors.
Self-Paced Courses (SEL) and Self-Paced Online (SPO) are offered on a schedule of study that allows students more flexible scheduling options. Course interaction is based upon a contract between student - instructor and in some cases can take up to one calendar year to complete. Some courses may use online delivery to facilitate the learning experience.
Self-Paced Courses (SEL) and Self-Paced Online (SPO) are offered on a schedule of study that allows students more flexible scheduling options. Course interaction is based upon a contract between student - instructor and in some cases can take up to one calendar year to complete. Some courses may use online delivery to facilitate the learning experience.
Travel Courses (TRV) may require in-class activities as well as traveling to a destination. Students will be responsible for the cost of the travel as well as the course costs.
Seats Open is an approximation of the number of seats available and may not represent the actual number of seats open at the time of registration.