Patient Education

Course Course Title Class Lab/ Shop Clinical/ Co-op Credit
MED 276 Patient Education 1 2 0 2
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: MED 131 Local Requirement and MED 150 Local Requirement and MED 240 Local Requirement
Effective Term: 1997

This course is designed to provide communication skills, basic education principles, and knowledge of available community resources and to apply this knowledge to the clinical setting. Emphasis is placed on identifying appropriate community resources, developing patient education materials, and perfecting written and oral communication skills. Upon completion, students should be able to instruct, communicate effectively, and act as a liaison between the patient and community agencies.


  • : 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)

This Course can be found in these Programs of Study