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Intro to Respiratory Care

Course Course Title Class Lab/ Shop Clinical/ Co-op Credit
RCP 110 Intro to Respiratory Care 3 3 0 4
Prerequisites: Enrollment in the Respiratory Therapy Program Local Requirement
Corequisites: None
Effective Term: Summer 1997

This course introduces the respiratory care profession. Topics include the role of the respiratory care practitioner, medical gas administration, basic patient assessment, infection control, and medical terminology. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate competence in concepts and procedures through written and laboratory evaluations.


  • : Comprehensive Articulation Agreement - This course is recommended for students transferring to a four-year university.
  • : Local Requirement
  • : Instructional Service Agreement
  • : Universal General Education Transfer Component (UGETC)
  • : Global Distinction
  • : Requisite(s)

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