The Human Body, Health, and Chronic Illness

This course examines the structure and functions of the systems that make up the human body and discusses the milestones of growth and development across a lifetime. Students will read about and discuss common chronic illnesses and will acquire the skills to provide safe care based on best practices according to clients’ diagnoses, needs, and care plans. Students will also learn care strategies to support the client, the client’s family, and themselves through the process of a client’s illness and death.

Note: Restricted to Health Care Aide


Term Duration Schedule Class Section Open Studies

Edmonton

Spring May 2 - Aug 5, 2022 Tue: 08:00 - 11:00 am
Mon: 08:00 - 11:00 am
20990 A05 No
Fall Aug 29 - Nov 29, 2022 Wed: 08:00 - 11:00 am
Wed, Fri: 08:00 - 11:00 am
Mon, Wed: 08:00 - 11:00 am
41903 A01 No
Fall Aug 29 - Dec 2, 2022 Thu: 08:00 - 11:00 am
Tue: 12:30 - 03:30 pm
41906 A02 No
Fall Aug 29 - Dec 16, 2022 Thu: 06:00 - 09:00 pm
41904 E01 No
Winter Jan 11 - Apr 11, 2023 Wed: 08:00 - 11:00 am
Wed, Thu: 08:00 - 11:00 am
11944 A03 No
Winter Jan 9 - Apr 11, 2023 Thu: 08:00 - 11:00 am
Wed, Thu: 08:00 - 11:00 am
Tue: 08:00 - 11:00 am
Tue, Thu: 08:00 - 11:00 am
11945 A04 No
Spring May 8 - Aug 11, 2023 Wed: 08:00 - 11:00 am
Tue, Wed: 08:00 - 11:00 am
21114 A05 No

Wetaskiwin

Fall Aug 29 - Dec 16, 2022 Thu: 06:00 - 09:00 pm
41907 C01 No
Term Duration Schedule Class Section Open Studies

Online

Spring May 2 - Aug 19, 2022 20989 O03 No
Fall Aug 29 - Dec 16, 2022 41905 O01 No
Winter Jan 9 - Apr 28, 2023 11943 O02 No
Spring May 8 - Aug 25, 2023 21113 O03 No
Term Duration Schedule Class Section Open Studies

HCA Workplace classes

Winter Apr 17 - May 28, 2022 11649 W03 No
Spring May 22 - Jul 2, 2022 20991 W04 No
Spring Jun 19 - Jul 30, 2022 20992 W05 No
Spring Jul 17 - Aug 27, 2022 20993 W06 No
Summer Aug 21 - Oct 1, 2022 30371 W07 No
Fall Sep 18 - Oct 29, 2022 41908 W08 No
Fall Oct 23 - Dec 3, 2022 41909 W09 No
Fall Nov 20 - Dec 31, 2022 41910 W10 No
Fall Dec 18, 2022 - Jan 28, 2023 41911 W11 No
Winter Mar 26 - May 6, 2023 11947 W02 No
Winter Apr 23 - Jun 3, 2023 11948 W03 No
Winter Jan 22 - Mar 4, 2023 11946 W12 No
Spring May 21 - Jul 1, 2023 21115 W04 No
Spring Jun 18 - Jul 29, 2023 21116 W05 No
Summer Jul 23 - Sep 2, 2023 30349 W06 No
Summer Aug 20 - Sep 30, 2023 30348 W07 No

To take this course, you must be enrolled in one of the related programs:

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