Sep 15, 2019  
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MDA 245 - Directed Practice Seminar (WE)

This course provides the student with theoretical knowledge and skills to be successful during externship and gaining employment as a medical assistant.


Prerequisite- Corequisite
Corequisites:  MDA 246 Clinical Practicum I, MDA 247 Clinical Practicum II, or with authorization from the Chairperson


Credits: 1
1 Class Hour
For Senior Medical Assisting students

Course Profile
Learning Outcomes of the Course:

Upon successful completion of this course the student will be able to:

  1. Explain the essentials of an externship and list the responsibilities of the student during externship.
  2. Demonstrate essential skills in seeking employment in the medical assisting field.
  3. Complete the certification process to become a Certified Medical Assistant through the American Association of Medical Assistants.
  4. Identify strategies for becoming involved in the medical assisting professional community.

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