WECM Appendix

CIP Rubric Number Course Name Semester
Credit Hrs
Cont Hrs
Cont Hrs
51.9999 HPRS 1101 Introduction to Health Professions 1 16 32
51.9999 HPRS 1201 Introduction to Health Professions 2 32 32


CIP Area Code: 51.9999  (Health Professions and Related Sciences, Other)
Course Title: Introduction to Health Professions
Course Level: Introductory
Course Description: An overview of the roles of the various members of the health care system, educational requirements, and issues affecting the delivery of health care.
Learning Outcomes: The student will discuss the roles of various health care professionals in the current health care delivery system; outline the educational background methods of credentialing and licensing requirements of health care professions on a state and national level; identify legal and ethical issues affecting the practice of health care professionals today; define professionalism and the rights and responsibilities of being a health care professional.
Lab Recommended