Dec 07, 2021  
2021-2022 South University Academic Catalog Version I 
    
2021-2022 South University Academic Catalog Version I

AHS2098 Medical Assisting Practicum


Prerequisite(s): Completion of all AHS coursework with grades of "C" or better
Corequisite(s): AHS2095
The student will be placed in a physician's office, clinic, group practice, or other appropriate healthcare setting where he or she will perform clinical and administrative duties appropriate to the Medical Assisting field. Twenty hours of supervised, unpaid training will be performed each week for a period of ten weeks (200 hours). Consideration will be given to the student's needs and special interests when assignments and schedules are determined. Students will also be required to complete a questioner form critiquing the medical assisting program. 6 credit hours