Courses & Programs

Shadowing Experience in Healthcare

COURSE CODE: HTH 111

CREDITS: 1

PREREQUISITES: Prerequisites: HTH 101 with C- or better, current Foundations of Health major, and written permission to participateTotal semester hours: 8 class hours and 17 practicum/internship hoursCourse Fees: A CORI/SORI background check fee will be required by most sites. Other fees may apply. Students are responsible for covering all course fees.

This course will allow students the option to explore careers by shadowing up to four professionals in the workplace for a total of 17 hours. Shadowing will consist of students conducting informational interviews; observing daily work activities; touring departments; meetings with staff to discuss the industry, research careers in the HCC Career Center and attend a Shadowing Orientation. In addition, student will attend a lecture biweekly for a total of eight sessions. Prerequisites: HTH 101 with C- or better, current Foundations of Health major, and written permission to participateTotal semester hours: 8 class hours and 17 practicum/internship hoursCourse Fees: A CORI/SORI background check fee will be required by most sites. Other fees may apply. Students are responsible for covering all course fees.