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Fall 2021
Dec 04, 2021
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GHS 417 - Clin Pract Genet Couns Assista
GHS 417.CLINICAL PRACTICUM FOR GENETIC COUNSELING ASSISTANT The didactic portion of this course provides in-depth study of genomics and the implications for health care professionals, including ethical, legal, and social implications of genomic technological advances. The practicum portion of the course introduces students to the genetic clinical setting. At each site, students observe cases one day per week on a rotating schedule under the supervision of genetic counselors or other medical staff. This is an opportunity for students to familiarize themselves with different components of the genetic counseling session, observe different counseling styles, and compare and contrast how different clinical sites operate. Additional skill acquisition may occur at the discretion of the clinical supervisors. Four credit hours (3,1)
4.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours
1.000 Lab hours

Levels: Second Degree, Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture/Lab-Clinical

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