Course Catalog » Anesthesia & Perioperative Care 140.53

Subject: Anesthesia & Perioperative Care
Course Number: 140.53
Course Title: Advanced Cardiac Life Support Training
Units: 1
School: Medicine
Department: Anesthesia And Perioperative Care

Course Description: Advanced cardiac life support, or advanced cardiovascular life support, often referred to by its abbreviation as "ACLS", refers to a set of clinical algorithms for the urgent treatment of cardiac arrest, stroke, myocardial infarction, and other life-threatening cardiovascular emergencies. This course is targeting MS4's who need ACLS certification prior to the start of internship.
Prerequisites: Before your ACLS course, 1. Visit heart.org/eccstudent 2. Enter manual code: acls15 3. Click Precourse Self-Assessment (Flash) to begin 4. Learners must print out their score and bring this on the first day
Restrictions: None
Activities: Direct - Workshop, Direct - Lab-Skills, Direct - Discussion, Student - Independent Study, Student - Web-based course work

Instructor of Record: L. Chen
May the student choose the instructor for this course? No
Does enrollment in this course require instructor approval? No

Quarter(s) Offered: Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer
Course Grading Convention: P/NP (Pass/Not Pass) or S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
Graduate Division course: No
Is this a web-based online course? No
Is this an Interprofessional Education (IPE) course? No
May students in the Graduate Division (i.e. pursuing Master or PhD) enroll in this course? No
Repeat course for credit? Yes