Intro to Respiratory Care

Course Course Title Class Lab/ Shop Clinical/ Co-op Credit
RCP 110 Intro to Respiratory Care Requisite(s) 3 3 0 4
Prerequisites: Enrollment in the Respiratory Therapy Program Local Requirement
Corequisites: None
Effective Term: Fall 2017

This course introduces the role of the respiratory care practitioner within interprofessional teams and interacting with diverse populations. Topics include medical gas administration, basic patient assessment, infection control, and medical terminology using proper written and oral communication methods to prepare students for clinical practice. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate competence in respiratory therapy concepts and procedures through written and laboratory evaluations.

2017FA – New Course Version (S24786)


  • : Comprehensive Articulation Agreement - This course is recommended for students transferring to a four-year university.
  • : Local Requirement
  • : Instructional Service Agreement
  • : Universal General Education Transfer Component (UGETC)
  • : Global Distinction
  • : Requisite(s)

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