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RES 141 - Respiratory Skills III


Lecture Hours: 2 Lab Hours: 3 Clinical Hours: 0 Credits: 3

Description: This course covers mechanical ventilation systems, pediatrics and associated monitors.

Course Topics:
  • Basic adult mechanical ventilation and application
  • Establishing the need for ventilation
  • Basic adult non-invasive ventilation and application
  • Basic ventilator modes and settings

Textbooks:
Textbook information can be found on the Book Inn website
Required Materials:
  • None

Grading System:
The standard mathematical procedure of rounding will be applied to arrive at a whole number percentage in the final grade calculation.

An overall grade of C or higher is required for transferability.

A = 90 - 100
B = 80 - 89
C = 70 - 79
D = 60 - 69
F =   0 - 59


Student Learning Outcomes:
  1. Establish the need for mechanical ventilation.
  2. Demonstrate non-invasive ventilation.
  3. Select the ventilator and the mode based on clinical finding and assessment data.
  4. Determine initial ventilator settings.
  5. Modify ventilator settings based on patient clinical findings.

For SCC Online Courses:
If the course you are taking is online, please review the SCC Online Course Policies  that include:

  • Identity Verification
  • Required materials for all online courses
  • Mandatory Attendance Requirement
  • Orientation and Support
  • Proctored Exams

Standard SCC Course Policies:
Please review the Standard Course Policies  on the following topics:

  • Academic Integrity
  • Add/Drop period
  • Attendance
  • Classroom Conduct
  • Equal Access
  • IT Access
  • Online Behavior
  • Online Confidentiality
  • Services For Students with Disabilities
  • Student Concerns
  • Student Help Services
  • Withdrawals


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2023-2024