Mar 04, 2024  
RCC Catalog 2023-2024 
RCC Catalog 2023-2024
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AH 150MAP - Introduction to Practicum and Seminar for Medical Assistants

2 Credit(s)

Prerequisite(s): Acceptance into the Medical Assistant Certificate program.

Course Description: Provides students with an extensive overview of the practicum experience and prepares students for the challenges of the role as a Medical Assistant. Content includes phases of student development, role of the student intern, and expectations for communication and workplace behavior. In preparation for clinical placement, students will identify technical and soft skills required for the position they are in training for.

Course Level: Career/Tech Preparatory

Course Learning Outcomes:

  • CLO#1: Produce industry specific pre-employment documents for Medical Assistants.
  • CLO#2: Identify required skills and abilities for Medical Assistants.
  • CLO#3: Describe and discuss the scope of Medical Assistant student responsibilities and phases of development within the practicum.
  • CLO#4: Describe and demonstrate effective verbal, nonverbal, and written communication principles and skills required in the workplace and clinical setting. (ILO: Communication)

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