Current Events – (Discussion Board)Midterm Evaluation PowerPoint Project Due5Tort Reform and Reducing the Risk of MalpracticeHuman Body Parts IndustryOrgan and Tissue Procurement and TransplantationMature Minor Rights to Refuse Life-Sustaining Medical TreatmentChapters 10, 24, 25, 29Discussion QuestionsTopical Writing Assignment DueCurrent Events – (Discussion Board)Quiz 4PBS Video: Sick Around the World6Human Resources DepartmentsChapters 11, 12, 13, 16
Employers’ Health Care CostsLabor and Management RelationsBusiness Process OutsourcingDiscussion QuestionsResearch Paper DueCurrent Events –(Discussion Board)Quiz 57Stem Cells and Regenerative MedicineReprogenics and Assisted ReproductiveTechnology ExperimentationClinical TrialsFood SafetyEnvironmental SafetyFutureProspects:HealthCareManagement and the LawChapters 31, 32, 35, 36, 37, 39Discussion QuestionsTopical Writing Assignment DueComprehensive Final ExaminationCourse Grade Determination(Further explanation for each assignment follows this table)AssignmentsNumberPoint ValueTotal PointsDiscussion Board (respond to 1 of 2 questionsper week)745315Topical Writing Assignment (APA format; topic will be posted)530150Research Paper (APA format)1250200Current Events (Select a topic that relates to weekly chapters)61060Mid-Term Evaluation PowerPoint Project17575Quizzes (20 questions each)520100Final Examination (Multiple choice & short essay)1100100Total Points1000Final Exam is requiredMethodology:Emphasis in this course will be on text readings, lectures, resources, active participation indiscussions, the completion of required weekly assignments and assessments. Evaluation:This is a 7-week course with a “Learning Outcomes & Assignments” agenda for each week. Thefile is located in each week’s Weekly Materials folder. Each assignment in this course has arubric that will outline all of the assignment requirements and how each assignment’s grade willbe determined. Each assignment rubric is found in the corresponding week under the“Instructional Materials” folder.
It is in your best interest to carefully review each assignment rubric prior to beginning yourassignment.Grades will depend upon students’ ability to: 1.Follow all of the learning outcomes and assignments, 2.Apply and discuss the weekly concepts you are learning in the discussion board andthrough weekly Critical Thinking assignments,3.Develop and submit the appropriate assignments on time, 4.Provide regular, meaningful and substantive participation. According to University policy, in order to successfully complete this course, a student mustsatisfactorily complete the Final Assessment Case Study. If the student does not complete the FinalAssessment Case Study, he or she will receive an F in the course.